National Association of Women in Construction – Chapter #194

North Central Regional Forum 2019 Dublin, Oh

Thank you to our Regional Director Rita Brown and the North Central Region for planning and hosting a great event! There was a lot of networking, education & professional inspiration! We are looking forward to continue moving our region forward at next year’s Forum.

2018 WIC Week Luncheon

Grand Rapids Chapter celebrated WIC Week with our annual appreciation luncheon. We had Author & speaker, Sarah Brabbs ( Optimizing Relationships ) give a great presentation on communicating in difficult situations. Make sure to check out her page and website for more info. Our Chapter also honored 2 members with awards. This…
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February Membership Meeting: DIY Tile lesson

Our latest membership meeting was a lesson in tiling. We learned about installation techniques, application and the wide variety of tiles on the market. Tile projects can be tackled by a DIYer with the correct products and tools, consult a professional for help using the links below Special thanks to…
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December Membership Meeting: Community Giving Event

Our December Community Giving Event in support of Alpha Grand Rapids Women’s Center. www.alphagrandrapids.org Alpha Grand Rapids (AGR) offers comprehensive care through two centers, Alpha Women’s Center and Alpha Men’s Center. All services are free, confidential, and offered regardless of income, race, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion, nationality, or…
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November Membership Meeting: Stormwater Management

Have you ever wondered what happens to the rain that falls on a construction site? How does that stormwater impact local waterways, the community, and the ecosystem? Who regulates stormwater and what can we do to be better stewards both on work sites and at home? Leslie Nelson, P.E., of…
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North Central Region Fall Conference 2018, Toledo, Oh

NCR Fall Conference 2018 was held at The Renaissance in Downtown Toldeo, Oh. The conference kicked off Thursday evening with registration, a Panel Discussion and mixer event. The Panel discussion was on Workforce Development Strategies and was sponsored by the Association of General Contractors (AGC). Friday morning was opened with…
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Year in Review

2017-2018 was a successful year in Grand Rapids.  Our year was full of a variety of events and meetings.  We hosted several job site tours where we visited brand new Embassy Suites in downtown Grand Rapids, a brand new school building in Jenison and a 9 story Hospital tower addition…
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Great Time at Embassy Suites Grand Rapids

Job Site tours offer so many benefits to our attendees. They get to see trades, products and designs in action, they get to see a behind the scenes glimpse at the structure of a project, they learn about safety practices, they get to see new products or systems and sometimes…
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October Membership Meeting: Lets Get Crafty

The holiday season is quickly approaching. Lets get creative and crafty with a winter decoration that will melt your heart. We have invited an instructor to guide us through making a trio of cute wooden snowmen. Your 3 snow-figures will be a creative addition to your holiday/seasonal decor or great…
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