Presidential Comments

Passing the Torch; Leading the Way

“People often ask me at this age, “Who am I passing the torch to?” First of all, I’m not giving up my torch, thank you!  I’m using my torch to light other people’s torches … If we each have a torch, there’s a lot more light.”   – Gloria Steinem As we reach this historic […]

Memorial Day – Remember and Honor

Dignity, Respect, Honor Each Memorial holiday, we take time to remember those who have served our nation and sacrificed it all for the love of country. Join me as FEW honors those who served us with dignity, respect and honor. Heroism is defined as great bravery. These men and women have shown by example that […]

Join FEW in Celebrating Our Heroes

Recognizing Public Servants

Celebrated annually during the first week of May since 1985, Public Service Recognition Week honors all of the men and women who serve our nation as federal, state, county and local government employees.  It is time again to say ‘Thank You’.  We serve our nation in the areas of national and local security and safety, veteran […]

Announcing Virtual Leadership Summit

  Greetings FEW Members and Friends of FEW, It is in times of darkness when we show ourselves as adaptable and strong.  The National Board of Directors (NBOD) and I are pleased to announce the first Virtual Leadership Summit for government employees scheduled for July 20 – 24, 2020.  This training is just for you; […]

FEW Membership Month

This is a very special month for Federally Employed Women.  It’s our 52nd year anniversary and FEW is still advancing our mission beyond the old-time standard barriers for women.  We are fabulously energized women who have advanced our national standing through our diverse and significant contributions in all aspects of work and life. Each year […]

Our Nation Has Been Changed By COVID-19

Our nation has changed because of COVID-19 (a.k.a. Coronavirus) and Federally Employed Women (FEW) stand in solidarity.  STAY HOME. Source: Johns Hopkins University. Last updated 23 Mar 8:48am EST As our nation shuts down and takes the ultimate precautionary measures to tackle COVID-19 (Coronavirus) we must stand strong and stand together.  Our day-to-day lives have […]

Safety is a priority!

Stop the spread of Coronavirus Dear FEW Members, This is a serious time of concern for our nation.  FEW has a responsibility to ensure our preparedness for an infectious disease outbreak in light of the coronavirus.  It is important to FEW that all members and citizens are aware and prepared to avoid panic even as […]

FEW celebrates valiant women for Women’s History Month!

FEW celebrates valiant women for Women’s History Month! “Vow to be valiant. Resolve to be radiant. Determine to be dynamic. Strive to be sincere. Aspire to be attuned. “ William Arthur Ward The 2020 Women’s History Month theme is “Valiant Women of the Vote.” As the National Women’s History Alliance website explained, “The theme honors the […]

History is the one thing that will stand the test of time.

Black History is more than 28 days of remembering the people and events of the African Americans diaspora.  It is the acknowledgment of how valuable cultural diversity and inclusiveness of African Americans contributions are to this nation. In 2020, FEW will commemorate the centennial anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment which provided women the right to […]