Join us for a fun night out to raise money for deserving women working towards careers in defense and national security. Our annual Summer Fundraising Event will be hosted this year at the Women’s Museum of California, providing a unique opportunity to celebrate and honor the heroines who fought for and protected our freedom at the “Heroines in Arms: Women of the American Military” exhibit.
WHEN: Tuesday, July 11, 2017; 4:30-7:00 PM WHERE: Women’s Museum California, Liberty Station (2730 Historic Decatur Road Barracks 16) WHAT: Learning, networking and fundraising! Includes drinks, heavy appetizers, silent auction and opportunity drawings. WHY: Proceeds will support WID San Diego’s scholarship programs and WID chapter programming.
About “Heroines in Arms: Women of the American Military” Exhibit Throughout the twentieth century and beyond, women have served many vital roles in defense of the United States. They have contributed their talents, skills, and courage to this endeavor for more than two centuries with an astounding record of achievement that stretches from Lexington and Concord to the Persian Gulf and beyond. This exhibit explores their services within the Marine Corps, Army, Navy, and Air Force, highlighting the advancing roles women played as the century progressed.