April is National Volunteer Month! We are a chapter of an international organization with an incredible 131 year history of community service. Come join us!
The 2020 Youth Poetry and Short Story Contest has begun. Students from Kindergarten to 12th grade are encouraged to enter. Local winners will be sent to the GFWC Music City District Contest. District winners will be sent to the GWFC of TN for the state contest. Prizes will be awarded.
Please review the information on the Youth Writing Contest Guideline tab on this website, print off the GFWC Creative Arts Waiver and include the waiver with each entry. Deadline for entry is Friday, December 4, 2020.
Entries without the waiver can not be judged.
We’re still meeting! Sometimes virtually, sometimes in person! Our club work on a variety of service projects continues. Be sure to visit our Facebook page for updates and more information. Hope to see you soon!
Because of Covid-19, GFWC members were not able to meet in person at our annual International Convention, which would have taken place in Atlanta. Here is the recorded address of the outgoing GFWC President. She highlights only a few of our organization’s many incredible accomplishments in 2018-2020. We are outstanding! Come join us! https://youtu.be/014rjpqhgi8
We recently sponsored a virtual chalk art contest for school children and were thrilled to receive lots of entries! Each winner got a prize!
Our next Book Club Discussion will take place on Wednesday, June 24 at 6:30 pm. The Book is Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate.
Please join the Book Club’s Facebook page for more information. https://www.facebook.com/groups/528117697592365/
It’s Federation Day, celebrating the formation of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs in 1890. The GFWC is one of the oldest and largest volunteer community service organizations for women! Our accomplishments are beyond impressive!
Please visit for more information: https://www.gfwc.org/gfwc-federation-facts/
Club members heard from Megan DeJarnett at a recent club meeting. We learned about her inspiration for the book “No Such Thing as Normal”. Interested in learning more about Megan and purchasing a book(s)? In this video she shares her incredible story of how her new brand came to life. http://https://www.facebook.com/megan.dejarnett.5/videos/10221576322183294/
Head to http://www.nosuchthing.co and use code Megsbday22 to get 20% off.
With a passion for inclusion and diversity, Megan hopes to provide resources to others, such as her new children’s book, “No Such Thing As Normal”. Copies of the book will be purchased by the Club for local school libraries and the public library.