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Announcements
Monday, May 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Excellence in Advocacy Awards Peer Judge Application Now Open »
Volunteering to serve on the Advocacy Awards Peer Judge Selection Committee is a rewarding and uplifting experience. Every...
Thursday, May 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mentoring Program Announcement »
While we are all navigating COVID-19 and its effects on our personal and professional lives, WGR’s Personal & Professi...
Tuesday, May 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, April 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Professional Women in Advocacy Conference Acquired by WGR »
Organizers of the Professional Women in Advocacy Conference (PWIA) and the Board of Women in Government Relations (WGR) ar...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
WGR Mentor Program Postponed until Fall 2020 »
Due to the public health concerns of COVID-19 and the nature of a successful mentor program being bolstered by face-to-fac...

Blogs
Monday, April 20, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
The Virtual Gamble – Existing in the Days of “Corona” »
Earlier this month, I participated in a number of WGR-related virtual events, and I started using the Zoom “video” option...
Monday, March 30, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Blog Interview Series: Liz Westbrook »
This month, we are kicking off our blog’s interview series through which we will learn about our members’ DEI stories. Our...
Thursday, February 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Impact of Gentrification on Homelessness in Washington, DC »
This month's DEI discussion covered the impact of gentrification, homelessness, and segregation in Washington, DC. We were...

Events
Thursday, January 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Event Recap: Hemp Regulations and States Implementation »
On Thursday, January 23, 2020, WGR’s Energy, Environment, and Agriculture Task Force hosted a panel discussion on hemp reg...

Leadership Opportunities
Thursday, February 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
WGR is seeking volunteers - What are you waiting for? »
Volunteers are the heart of WGR. Serving as a WGR leader is an excellent opportunity to network with colleagues and create...

Message from the President
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
A Message from WGR President Suzanne Swink »
It's hard to believe that it's already February - I guess I have to stop saying "Happy New Year" to everyone? Maybe, maybe...

WGR Empowerment Network
Monday, April 20, 2020
Transamerica Joins the WGR Empowerment Network »
WGR is thrilled to welcome Transamerica as an Advocate member of the WGR Empowerment Network.  Why We Su...
Wednesday, January 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Philip Morris International joins the WGR Empowerment Network »
WGR is thrilled to welcome Philip Morris International (PMI) as an Ally member of the WGR Empowerment Network and applauds...