Associated Black Charities Women on the Move 2016: Thurs., Sept. 8, 2016: ITINERARY

abc16sqWomen On The Move 2016!


 Thursday, September 8th at the Horseshoe Casino beginning at 6:00 p.m.

 Nearly 500 professional women of various races and ethnicities from millennials to baby boomers will attend this VIP Event!

This fundraising event is designed to encourage women to build their professional and personal networks, empower women through shared experiences and dialogue and strengthen their business and civic leadership.   It’s also an opportunity to intentionally connect both emerging and established women leaders in the Baltimore metropolitan area, in keeping with our dedication to bridging, expanding, and cross-pollenating social capital provided by various networks to increase economic outcomes in the region.

At this VIP event you will be educated and celebrated! Highlights of the evening include inspirational conversations with expert guest panelists who are recognized women and leaders in business and community, Mini workshops, a networking reception with open bar, a silent auction, and free gifts for all guest!

Workshop presentations: 6p-7p

  • Evok Life By Design-“The Power of Intention: How Wanting It Keeps You From Having It” – presenter is Dr. Roni Ellington.
  • UMM – “Taking Care of Ourselves:  Stress Reduction for Busy Women” presenter is Yvette Rooks, MD
  • PK Law-Protecting Yourself, Your  family, Your Business, Your future requires (legal) planning-Cheryl Jones, Esq. presenter
  • King-King & Associates-Tax implications of choosing your business structure-Tony King presenter

Networking Reception: 7p-8p


Open Bar

Meet & Greet

Business Card Exchange

Panel Discussion: 8p-8:45p

Geraldine Diggs

Founder, President & CEO -WeCare Private Duty Services

Laura Gamble

Regional President–Greater Maryland PNC Bank

Sheela Murthy, Esq.

Founder and President-Murthy Law Firm

Senator Catherine Pugh

CEO-C.E. Pugh & Company

Nneka Rimmer

Sr. Vice President Corporate Strategy & Development-McCormick & Company. Inc.


Wanda Draper

Director of Programming and Public Affairs-WBAL-TV


Marsha Jews

Host of WEAA’s-Keep It Moving


Awards Presentations: 8:45p-9:10p

  • Women-Owned Business
  • Women-led Business
  • Women-Owned Small Business
  • Women Making a Difference in their Community (30 and under)
  • Women Making a Difference in their Community (31 and over)

Southwest Airline Raffle 9:10-9:15

Don’t leave without receiving a special gift from CoverGirl & McCormick & Company!!!