The first-ever statewide Florida Women Veterans Conference that kicks off this weekend in Sarasota, Florida is already showing signs of success, with attendance and fundraising goals for the women veterans’ empowerment event exceeded and the media providing favorable press coverage.
Key organizers and support have come from Veterans for Common Sense, including organizing and financial support from VCS, organizers and event volunteers from Florida Veterans for Common Sense, and principal funding through the Florida Veterans for Common Sense Fund.
See press coverage on the Florida Women Veterans Conference and other information here:
“Women veterans convene in Sarasota,” Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Billy Cox reporting, April 16, 2015
“Women vets set historic April meeting for Lido Key,” Bradenton Herald, James Jones reporting, March 8, 2015
Florida American Legion publicity
Florida Women Veterans Conference Facebook page
Florida Women Veterans Conference website