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WINTER 2018

Karen Marsdale, Senior Editor
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Women2Women Advisory Council

Women2Know

wORK2LIFE

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Helping Others, Helping Yourself

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Get Organized in 2018
(at home & at work!)

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Are You Ready to Run?

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Locals Helping Locals:
Shop and Support!

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Chiara Sockel Renninger Does It All!

Kelly Beaver, Vicki O Ebner, Toni Eckert, Lizette Epps,
Bethany Kirkner, Susan Looney, Karen Marsdale,
Julia Nickey, Mary Jean Noon, Chiara Renninger,
Regina Rinehimer, Trish Shermot, Connie Skipper,
Alison Snyder, Vanessa Wanshop

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knowledge, open doors and build strategic alliances, and much
more. Our goal is to create more women leaders in Berks County
by providing a forum where women from diverse backgrounds
can learn, share ideas and mentor each other. Membership
is free and Women2Women Magazine is a publication of
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Mission Possible:
Meet Robin Ball

Elise Chesson has High
Hopes for Family Promise of
Berks County

Growth2Go
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A Unique Internship Opportunity:
Intergenerational Experience

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A screening of Little Stones at
RACC's Miller Center

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Building Leaders in Our
Community

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Reading Collegiate
Scholars Program

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Get to Know:
Romy Newman & Fairygodboss

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Lean In Circles
Making a Difference...
an Interview with Lizette Epps

Health2Wellness
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The Community Health Needs
Assessment: Targeting the Wellbeing of
Berks County

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Look your Best in 2018

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Making Your Own: A Diet Discovery

COVER PHOTO: Steve Debenport

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