JOIN US!! For the 4th Annual 2019 Michigan Women Veterans Empowerment Conference on Saturday November 16, 2019 11 to 4 pm at the City of Southfield Parks & Rec. Department 26000 Evergreen Rd. Southfield, MI. 48076
Conference Theme: SERVICE: A COMMUNITY CONVERSATION – Come out to engage in a healthy community conversation with a diverse panel of community leaders and other conference attendees for
the purpose of building a safe, healthy and vibrant community for all to thrive in.
This event is FREE - Open to Public – All veterans, military service members, the youth
and the general public are welcome to attend.
Registration Begins at 10:30 am - There is a $5 Donation for Lunch at the Door – 50/50 CASH Raffle –
All Veterans in attendance will be presented with new and very nice gifts from
Pretty Hunter & TJ MAXX/Jackets for Jobs.
Our Mistress of Ceremonies for the MIWVE’s 4th Annual Conference is our Advisory Board President the phenomenal, the Honorable Judge Denise Langford-Morris – Oakland County Circuit Court
Our five Dynamic Speakers/Panelists are powerful community leaders:
Steve Spreitzer is the President and CEO of the Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion, Simone Lightfoot (Airforce Veteran) - National Director of Urban Initiatives at the National Wildlife Federation, Jamie L. Paxton, retired Master Sergeant, Ohio Air National Guard and Executive Director of Little Blessings Veteran and Community Outreach, Kevin Fischer is the Executive Director of NAMI Michigan and Susan McCain (US Army National Guard Veteran) - Community Facilitator for the MISSILIA Project and Founder of Media Montages, LLC.
Our 2019 Conference Speakers will present on the following topics: Diversity & Inclusion, Suicide Epidemic & Mental Health Intervention, Veterans Entering Politics, Community based Women Veterans
Peer Support Groups and a Military Transitional Equine Therapy program for Veterans.
The conference attendees will have opportunities to ask the five panel speakers questions, learn about new
programs and resources for veterans, network, strengthen our current relationships and establish new ones.
A Special Thanks to the City of Southfield and the Southfield Veterans Commission
for their continued support and partnership with MIWVE.
Contact Sgt. Stephanie J. Shannon – Founder/CEO of Michigan Women Veterans Empowerment for more information – MIWVEC@yahoo.com (810) 373-5744 – www.empowermiwomenvets.com
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