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Tiffany Circle Society Women's Leadership Summit

    Join us at the 2014 Women's Leadership Summit!

    The beautiful Tiffany windows at NHQ reflect the guiding principles of the Red Cross: humanity, impartiality, neutrailty, independence, voluntary service, unity and universality.

    2014 marks the eighth year that the women of the American Red Cross Tiffany Circle will gather in DC for an unforgettable weekend of learning, sharing and networking with their fellow women leaders. It is an annual celebration of the members of the Tiffany Circle and honors their generous contributions to the American Red Cross. It provides an opportunity to create friendships with fellow members from across the nation and around the world, and inspires effective volunteerism and philanthropy through the lens of the Tiffany Circle.

     Join us May 16-17, 2014 in Washington, D.C. and experience the power of of this incredible network of women leaders.

    Exciting Additions at the 2014 Summit!

    Thanks to your input and feedback, this year’s agenda is packed with additional programming and networking opportunities including:

    • The Future of the Tiffany Circle – a three-year strategic plan revealed

    • Ignite the TORCH: Taking Our Red Cross Higher Session - Pack your toolbox with tips for recruiting and sustaining your local Tiffany Circle

    • Inspiration Sessions to connect you to the Red Cross Mission

    • Tiffany Circle Book Club & Coffee

    • Educational Sessions about personal wealth management

    • A “Millennial’s Mixer” for TC young professionals and the "young-at-heart"

    • Fitness Activities each morning

    Exciting Opportunities to Support the 2014 Summit!

    Military guests pose with 2013 Summit Host Committee Co-Chair, Susan McCracken, at the Chairman's Council Dinner

    All Tiffany Members are invited to consider the sponsorship opportunities below when registering. Your special gift will be noted in the Summit Booklet and you will also receive a special ribbon on your nametag indicating your sponsorship level!

    1. Honor or memorialize someone special in your life with an Angel Listing in the program booklet ($150)
    2. Sponsor local active military members and their guests for the Chairman's Dinner as a Military Sponsor ($500)
    3. Support the Summit as a Patron ($1,500) or Benefactor ($2,500) Sponsor

    To take advantage of these or other sponsorship opportunities available, simply add them to your shopping cart when filling out the online registration form!

    Please contact Kara Kurtz with any questions about the Summit sponsorship opportunities.

    Kara Kurtz

    Senior Officer, Major Gift Programs

    Phone: (202) 303-4246

    Summit Boutique Will Feature Red Cross Merchandise in 2014!

    2014 Summit Boutique offers expanded line of Red Cross Merchandise!

    Due to it's popularity, the Summit Boutique will again be a fixture in the Hospitality Suite!  The Boutique will feature luxurious Red Cross and Tiffany Circle-branded apparel, jewelry and merchandise of impeccable quality decked out in Red Cross' colors of red, white, black and Tiffany blue. The Boutique also features books authored by Summit speakers, panelists and special guests!

    2014 Summit Host Committee & Co-Chairs

    Special thanks to the 2014 Summit Host Committee who has been hard at work since last August planning the Summit's programs and events.

    Each year, the Host Committee assimilates attendee feedback provided on the Summit surveys into the plans for improving upon this signature event for Tiffany Circle Members.

    Thanks to the commitment and dedication from the women on the Host Committee, this year's Summit promises to deliver even more content and enrichment opportunities than ever before.

    The Host Committee looks forward to personally welcoming you to Washington this May!

    Summit Host Committee

    Summit Co-Chairs

    Martha Allen and Karen Teller

    Jodi Lash, Sponsorship Co-Chair Alexandra Pastor, Sponsorship Co-Chair
    Vicky Balmot Judy Beck
    Julia Bianchi Gloria Danovitz
    Kacie Kelly Elena Luca
    Janis Martinez Susan McCracken
    Ginger Merkel Mary Pang
    Nini Sakaguchi

    Summit Countdown


    We Salute Our Sponsors!

    Proud Sponsor of the President's Brunch

    Proud Sponsor of the Bonnie McElveen-Hunter Member Reception

    Proud Sponsor of the Summit Hospitality Suite

    Proud Sponsor of the Personal Wealth Management Session


    Barbara Bovender*

    Rita LeBlanc

    Delored Pickett

    Susan Stewart



    Roz Alford   Martha Allen*

    Judith Beck*   Julia Bianchi*

    Teresa Carlson*   Rosalie Clough*

    Jill Coyle   Suzanne Detlefs*

    Pat Farmer   Suzanne Fradette*

    Meloni Hallock   Laurie Hay

    Katie Incantalupo*   Deidra Jackson*

    Elena Luca*   Elaine Lyerly* 

    Janis Martinez*   Carol Maxwell*

    Susan McCracken*   Virginia Merkel*

    Eleanor Morgan   Magen Moody Ramos*

    Betty Jean Ogawa   Alexandra Pastor*

    Mary Pang*   Jamie Rechter*

    Moe Rouse*   Margaret Russell

    Nini Sakaguchi*   Karen Teller*

    Janis Tratnik*



    Martha Allen*   Natalie Batchelor

    Barbara Bovender*   Kelli Burke

    Elizabeth Crider

    Lorraine Dodero (5 sponsorships on behalf of the Sam J. Frankino Foundation)

    Constance Donovan   Lorraine Dutkowsky

    Pat Farmer   Margaret Forsythe

    Sydney Frasca   Sara Horein

    Jill Howard   Katie Incantalupo* 

    Mary Kloehn   Kathryn Krause

    Nancy Leizman

    Mari McAndrews   Camille McCormack

    Judy Boler McCormack

    Holly McCoy   Theresa Menefee

    Virginia Merkel*   Giovanna Miller

    Tammy Moore   Janet George-Murnick*

    Alexandra Pastor*   Delores Pickett

    Jamie Rechter*   Margaret Russell

    Susan Stewart



    Martha Allen*   Judith Beck* 

    Patricia Chadwick   Constance Donovan

    Deborah Driscoll   Katie Incantalupo*

    Sandra Klein   Pamela Klinner

    Betty Jean Ogawa

    Alexandra Pastor*   Margaret Russell

    Denise Scala   Elspeth Straker


    * indicates National Council Members

    Please note, we regret that sponsors who join after April 15, 2014 will not be listed in the Program Booklet distributed at the Summit.


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