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Join Salem NAWIC Chapter in a Food Drive Benefiting Marion-Polk Food Share

Posted by on Feb 5, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

For the months of February and March, the Salem NAWIC Chapter will be holding a food drive benefiting the Marion-Polk Food Share. Members and non-members alike, please join us in supporting this very important cause and very influential non-profit organization in the community. We will be collecting non-perishable food items and donations during our February and March general meetings. Also, a number of drop sites will be placed around our members’ businesses during the week of March 2-8, more details to come. To find out more...

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Calling All Exhibitors and Sponsors – Construction Career Day is Quickly Approaching!

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Construction Career Day is one of the biggest construction related events put on in Salem every year, and this is your chance to get involved! For the 11th year in a row, on May 6, 2014 the Salem NAWIC Chapter is organizing and hosting a day aimed at exposing over 600 local high school students to the multitude of opportunities available in the construction industry. This event is only possible with our wonderful exhibitors and sponsors, and we need your help to make it a success once again! For more information about Construction Career Day,...

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Construction Career Days now has a Facebook page!

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you aren’t familiar with our Chapter’s annual Construction Career Days, there is a wealth of information about this fabulous event on our website. However, for more frequent updates about the event and who will be participating, please check out our new Facebook page here.

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2013 Christmas Poinsettia and Wreath Sale!

Posted by on Oct 21, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Christmas is right around the corner!  Every year the Salem NAWIC Chapter sells locally grown, beautiful poinsettias and wreaths for the holiday season. There are multiple color and style options, all of which will add that very special touch of Christmas cheer to your home or office. Hurry and get your orders in before the deadline – Friday, November 1, 2013, for pick-up or delivery by December 4, 2013. For more information, please see the 2013 Poinsettia & Wreath Order Form.  Help support your local businesses and local NAWIC...

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NAWIC Luncheon with Kim Thatcher

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Salem NAWIC Chapter hosted a fun and informative luncheon and membership drive on October 16, 2013. Representative Kim Thatcher, who is also a member of the Salem NAWIC Chapter, presented to the group on the legislative process, relevant bills that passed (and some that did not) during the last regular legislative session, and agenda items for future legislative sessions. Thank you Kim for your service, your time in presenting to the group, and for your continued representation of the people of Oregon and the construction industry! NAWIC...

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2014 Pacific Northwest: Built Industry Forum

Posted by on Oct 15, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Planning for the annual Spring Forum is underway, and it is shaping up to be a great event that you won’t want to miss! The details so far: 2014 PACIFIC NORTHWEST: BUILT INDUSTRY FORUM Hosted By National Association of Women in Construction Portland Chapter 54 May 15th – 18th – SAVE THE DATE! Location: Historic McMenamins Edgefield Our discounted room rates are only available thru 3/14/14 so start making your arrangements now! $175 Registration fee for NAWIC Members covers both days packed full of professional development, networking,...

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NAWIC Fun!

Posted by on Sep 30, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

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NAWIC Luncheon with speaker Representative Kim Thatcher

Posted by on Sep 25, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

SALEM CHAPTER 198 invites you to join us for LUNCHEON, NETWORKING &  MEMBERSHIP DRIVE  WHEN:   October 16, 2013   11:30 – 1:00 pm WHERE:  Pringle Hall Community Center 606 Church St SE, Salem Our speaker, and NAWIC Member, Oregon House of Representative Member, House District 25, will be providing the group with a Legislative Update on the Construction Industry. Kim Thatcher is the owner of two small companies that work in the road construction industry. As a small business owner Kim knows first-hand how it can often be difficult to...

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Forum Agenda

Posted by on Jun 11, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

2013 Region 9 Forum—April 12-13, 2013, Spokane, WA, Hosted by Spokane Chapter The Davenport Hotel and Tower 10 S Post Street, Spokane, WA 1-800-992-2694 Current Forum Agenda               Thursday April 11, 2013 4:00 – 8:00 PM Registration – Mezzanine Drinks, Appetizers and Networking               Friday April 12, 2013 8:00 AM Registration & Chapter Sales 9:00 AM Welcome to Spokane and the Davenport Hotel A history of the Davenport and the renovation The Art of Behavior and Emotional Awareness A criteria for leadership success...

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10th Annual Construction Career Day

Posted by on Jun 11, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

May 7, 2013, Salem Airport  The Willamette Valley Construction Career Day is on its 10th year! This is a wonderful event that provides over 600 high school students in the Willamette Valley with hands-on exposure to a myriad of opportunities in the construction industry. This event is divided into three informational areas: Heavy Equipment—students are able to operate heavy equipment; Hands-On Activities—students can participate in various hands-on activities, including framing, carpentry, glass cutting, masonry, and many others; and...

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