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Upcoming events

02 May 2015 3:00 PM • Renaissance at Lake Ivanhoe Condos, 1110 SW Ivanhoe Blvd, Orlando 32804
12 May 2015 5:30 PM • CROWNE PLAZA - DOWNTOWN ORLANDO - 304 W COLONIAL DR., ORLANDO, FL

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ABOUT THE GREATER ORLANDO CHAPTER 73:

 

UPCOMING EVENT SPOTLIGHT:  Winning Colors Annual Day at the Derby Fundraiser:

 

DATE:  May 2, 2015

TIME:  3:00 PM to 7:00 PM 

LOCATION:  Renaissance at Lake Ivanhoe Condos, 1110 SW Ivanhoe Blvd., Orlando, FL 32804 

 

In Advance:  $50 single ticket/$90 per couple

 

At the Door:  $60 each

 

All proceeds benefit NAWIC's education programs to support women in the construction industry and outreach efforts within the community to prepare our next generation for careers in the construction industry.

 

Come enjoy the afternoon with us with a live viewing of the Kentucky Derby while enjoying "A taste of Kentucky"  menu

 

Other highlights of the event include:

 

  • Kentucky Derby Hat contest;
  • Pony Stick Derby;
  • Cigar Bar and Bourbon Tasting;
  • Silent Auction/Raffle; and
  • Betting Tables

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For more information, please contact Christina Stone at cstone@ccsorlando.com 

 

The Greater Orlando Chapter was chartered in 1962 as the Orlando/Winter Park Chapter.  This Chapter has grown to include members from Orange, Seminole, Lake, Osceola and Brevard Counties.  Our Chapter is a supporting member of ABC, ACT and active partners with organizations such as Girl Scouts, Women in Architecture and Habitat for Humanity.

 

As a Chapter we continually support a variety of community service programs and hold regular educational programs for students K-12 to educate our future generations about the construction industry. 

 

Please join us for our membership meeting held the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 at the Crowne Plaza Downtown Orlando, 304 W. Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL.  A reservation is required the Thursday before the meeting in order to provide an accurate headcount for the caterer.  Cost is $28.50 when paying online with PayPal, $27 pre-registered guest at the door  and $30 for those who did not register with payment at the door.  via check, cash or credit card. 

 NAWIC Education Foundation is the education arm of NAWIC.  Their programs are designed to educate our current and future generations of construction industry workers.  Women can earn certifications in Construction Industry Technology (CIT); Construction Document Specialist (CDS); and/or Construction Bookkeeping Technololgy (CBT).  Additionally, programs are offered to introduce our next generation of workers to the construction industry.  Please read more about this program on our EDUCATION page.

 

 

JANUARY 31, 2015,  NEF BLOCK KIDS BUILDING BLOCK COMPETITION - IMAGINATIONS RAN WILD!  102 children participated in our annual NEF Block Kids Building Block Competition at Cypress Springs Elementary. Children from grades K-6 joined Connie Struction and Bill Ditt in creating construction related projects with 100 interlocking blocks, a piece of string, a rock and foil.  This event had students from 28 different elementary schools attending.  A big thanks to all our sponsors, judges and volunteers who helped with this event!        

 

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