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Willa Cather Chapter

Contact Us: FEWOmaha@gmail.com

P.O. Box 27694
Ralston, NE  68127



Meeting Location:

Ralston Public Library
5555 S. 77th Street
Ralston, NE  68127



 Welcome to our newest members!!

Carrie T!  (March, 2019)



Lifetime Membership Scholarship

Recipient of the 2019 Lifetime Membership Scholarship:  Julie V!!  Congratulations!!



2019 Chapter Meeting Schedule

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Agenda – April 25, 2019

5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.


Future Meeting Dates:  

*May 23, 2019
*June 27, 2019
*July 25, 2019
*August 22, 2019
*September 26, 2019
*October 24, 2019
*November (TBD)
*December 5, 2019
(Holiday Party)



Previous Training Programs:

  • March, 2019:  Women’s History Month
              Group Table Topics
  • February, 2019:  Reasonable Accommodations
              Presenter:  Colleen Vonderhaar
  • January, 2019:  Federal Employees Make a Difference Everyday
               Presenter:  Julie Van Etten
  • November, 2018:  Federal Resume Writing
               Presenter:  Molly Corey
  • October, 2018:  Diversity Pot Luck
  • September, 2018:  Benefits of Pet Therapy
             Presenter:  Irene Stone
  • August, 2018:  TSP & Beyond
             Presenter:  Mandy Miser, First Command
  • July, 2018:  Successfully Managing Change
             Presenter:  Sandy Puckett, Chapter President
  • June, 2018:  Ralston Library Programs & Resources
             Presenter:  Bailey Halbur, Ralston Library Director
  • May, 2018:  Mid-Continent Training Program
  • April, 2018:  Benefits of Journaling (RTP Preview)
             Presenter:  LaVone Rosenthal
  • March, 2018:  31 Days of Amazing Women
             Presenter:  Sandy Puckett
  • February, 2018:  Black History Month
             Presenter:  Susan Buescher
  • January, 2018:  Yoga
             Presenter:  Julie Van Etten


2019 Upcoming Training/Presentations:


April:  Ralston Wine Walk
May:  U.S. Constitution
June:  Continuing Education
July:  Purchasing a Car
August:  Interviewing Tips
September:  Literacy in Nebraska
October:  Disability Awareness
November:  Emerging Leadership
December:  Holiday Party




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Fund Raising Efforts

The Willa Cather Chapter of FEW is a Non-Profit Organization, and we rely on fund raising activities, sponsorship, and donations to fund our training programs and community service initiatives.


 **If your company or organization would like to sponsor our chapter or a particular initiative, please complete this sponsor form and email it to FEWOmaha@gmail.com or send via U.S. mail to P.O. Box 27694 Ralston, NE  68127.   Sponsor Form


**Journals are available highlighting the four focus areas of FEW (Diversity, Training, Legislative, and Compliance!) $5 each.   Click here to view.  Please email your order to FEWOmaha@gmail.com or contact Sandy Puckett.

**TAGG:  Download the TAGG app.   Visit participating businesses and snap a photo of your receipt.  Select Willa Cather Chapter of FEW as the organization to support!!  The business will donate 5% of your purchase!   Start TAGGing today!!


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  • Diversity
  • Legislative
  • Compliance
  • Training


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President: Sandy Puckett


Vice President:  Julie Van Etten

Treasurer:  Margaret Hollandsworth
Secretary:  Grace Walsh




Willa Cather’s Mission:
“For the encouragement and support of its members in the areas of Leadership, Empowerment, and Development.”