EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter Orangeburg, SC

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Annie M. Bovain


EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter

2022 Woman of the Year 

Annie M. Bovain

Recognized​ by the local ABWA chapter for her contributions to the EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter, ABWA National for the advancement for all Women and her community.   

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Monthly "Empower Chat"

Virtual Every 2nd Tuesday 

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

 Virtual Eventbrite Registration: https://bit.ly/3QsIFh1

Enjoy professional development speakers, power networking social.

Learn about the Orangeburg SC ABWA EmpowerHer Chapter and our National Association.

 Virtual Event Agenda

6:30 p.m. EST – Virtual Networking Social

7:00 p.m. – Professional Development Seminar

Topic: Procrastination... What is your function & Q&A?

Guest Speaker: Shonita Montford

9:00 p.m. Power Networking 

"Empower Chat" Registration and Location

Virtual: $5 ABWA Members - $10 Guest/Non-Members

**Via Zoom: Click the Event Tab for Details**

Tuesday: August 9, 2022

Eventbrite Registration Link: https://bit.ly/3QsIFh1

In Person Location: Thee Matriarch Bed & Breakfast

1170 Fischer St., Orangeburg, SC 29115

EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter

Relax ~ Revive ~ Rejuvenate

Getaway & Gift Basket Fundraiser  

Up to 3 Chances to WIN! 

Drawings: July 1, August 1 & September 1

Click Here to View our WINNERS

Help support the advancement of Women in Professional and Leadership Development in the EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter.


 1 Ticket - $25 Donation

Buy 4 get 1 FREE - $100 Donation

 Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3xRpwgG

 Cash App: $RABWAEmpowerHer

(Include Name, Cell and Number of Tickets)

 Call: 803-937-1747 or contact an EmpowerHer ABWA Member

In Person: 4th Anniversary & Sisterhood Reunion 

All Members and Guest Welcomed

Date: Saturday, July 30, 2022

Time: 4:00 PM EST - 7:00 PM EST 

Admission: FREE EmpowerHer Members

                      $10.00 Guest/Non-Members

Registration: https://bit.ly/3P1NywM

Location: Thee Matriarch Bed & Breakfast, 

1170 Fischer St., Orangeburg, SC 29115

Join the Conversation! 

Explore the Benefits of Hybrid Meetings

Virtual Event

Monday, July 25, 2022

  7:00 PM -8:00 PM EST

 Conversation Zoom Registration  https://bit.ly/3B6vZYo

EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter 

Celebrates our Founder & Chapter Advisor

Rachelle Jamerson-Holmes

2021-2022 District 1 Vice President

A Salute to the Atlanta Area Council

42nd Annual District 1 Vice President Celebration.

Join us and share your congratulatory note by adding a message, photos, GIF or a video on our Kudoboard digital greeting card. 

Click the link to leave your message https://www.kudoboard.com/boards/aHG728WR 

(Then click +ADD to board tab at the top to leave your note)

**Rachelle's Congratulations Kudoboard**

      "The Power of ABWA"  

Virtual Member Interest Presentation

You're invited to learn more ABWA!

Date: TBA

Virtual Registration: TBA

6:45 PM EST: Networking

7:00 PM The Benefits of ABWA, Q&A and Prizes 

Admission: FREE -  Registration Required

Zoom details will be emailed once registration is completed. 

Reserve Your Seat Today via Zoom Link:  TBA

Email: [email protected]

Call: 803-937-1747

The Power of One!

Death Crawl Video: Movie Facing the Giants 

** We do not own the rights to this video**

Membership Orientation  

EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter Members 

Date: Monday, July 12, 2022

Time: 6:30 PM EST - 7:30 PM EST 

Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/3NdaGHb

 2022 Virtual Brilliance Awards,

Woman of the Year Salute 

& 4th Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, June 26, 2022

Join us in Saluting Women of Excellence!

Time: 5:30 PM EST Welcome Reception

            6:00 PM EST Celebration Begins!

Virtual Admission: $25.00 

Registration: Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/3aNk46M

Cash App: $EmpowerHerABWA (Must include Name, Phone and Email to receive Zoom Link)

EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter 

🔹Call: 803-937-1747

🔹Email: [email protected]

ABWA Changing women’s lives. . . one woman at a time.©

Chapter: Business Meeting

Date: TBA

Time: 6:30 PM EST Networking

7:00 PM "Empower Chat"

8:30 PM "Business Meeting" 

Registration Required: Chapter  Members Only 

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Founders' Day 2022

Celebrating Women Empowering Women

 "Phenomenal EmpowerHer Women, This Is Us!" 

Date: Tuesday, March 29, 2022  

Time: 6:30 PM EST  - Ice Breaker & Appetizers 

            7:00 PM EST - Celebrating Women, Fun, Games & Prizes

Virtual Admission: $10.00 ABWA Members & Guest 

Everyone Welcomed. Eventbrite Registration: https://bit.ly/3CsTIRb  


"The Mission of the American Business Women's Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition.

ABWA Brochure Click to View:

"One Membership, a Lifetime of Value"

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It's A Boy - Virtual Baby Shower for Roshonda Collins! 

Date: Sunday, January 30, 2022  

Time: 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM EST

Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/3mHuVCt

Baby Registry Gifts for Baby Myles! 

Click the Registry Tab, then Baby Register Tab and registry name is Roshonda Collins. 

AMAZON: https://www.amazon.com/baby-reg/3AHFB3FZC3ZFZ

Walmart: https://www.walmart.com/registry/BR/ca90376d-87f5-4ebd-84d6-1fb039397804

Target: https://www.target.com/gift-registry/gift/rcollinsbabyregistry

Roshonda Cash App: $ShondaC88

Holiday Social & Celebration

Date: Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST - Holiday Celebration

Admission: $10.00

Location: Thee Matriarch Bed & Breakfast

1170 Fischer St., Orangeburg, SC 29115

Eventbrite Registration: https://bit.ly/3cMvSEb  

Cash App: $EmpowerHerABWA (Add Name & Phone Number)

Conversation on Life After Military Service

Monday, November 22, 2021

6:30 EST PM Networking

7:00 PM EST Join the Conversation

Monday, November 22, 2021

Join us for a Conversation on Life After Military Service. 

A conversation with women veterans and the transition to Civilian life.

Moderator: Dr. Gail Hamilton

CAPT (ret) Gail Hamilton United States Public Health Service

Host: Jeanette Brown, Co-Chair EmpowerHer ABWA GEMS Committee

6:30 PM EST - Networking 

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Join the Conversation

Veteran Panelist: Pamela Johnson, Shirley Linwood, Carol Cade, Melinda C. Ryans, Desiree Fulton, and Michelle Dirks

Attendees: Everyone   Admission: FREE

Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/31YMiXP

A Conversation with AARP!

Date: October 25, 2021

Time: 6:30 PM EST - Networking

7:00 PM EST - Join the Conversation

Admission: FREE

Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/3iZbQdc

It's Time to Reimagine Your Future!

Virtual Vision Board Party 

"Show Up for Your Life" 

with Host: Rachelle Jamerson-Holmes

Dream It, Believe It. Achieve It.

Friday, October 8, 2021

6:30 PM EST: Virtual Party Dream BIG Ice-Breaker

  7:00 PM EST: Guided Vision Board Party

Zoom Registration: https://bit.ly/2XStnvY 

Virtual Supplies Needed

  • Mindset "It's Time to Dream Again"
  • Poster Board or Foam Board
  • Magazines- Scissors
  • Glue Sticks
  • Snacks and Beverages

Join the Conversation 

Virtual Event

Monday, September 20, 2021

6:30 PM EST: Networking

  7:00 PM EST: Conversation

Zoom Registrationhttps://bit.ly/3tJj49e 

EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter honored to 

receive National Awards at ABWA 70th Anniversary Gala

2018 - 2019

Level 1 Best Practices in League Management Award


2019 Brilliance Unleashed Award 

ABWA Top 10 Chapters 

The EmpowerHer Orangeburg Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association took home awards at the ABWA’s 70th year national gala. From left are ABWA National Executive Director Renee’ Street; Darlene Williams, chapter charter member, Rachelle Jamerson-Holmes, chapter founder and president, and Brenda Austin, chapter charter member and past treasurer.

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You're Invited to Become a Member of the EmpowerHer Sisterhood

Connect, Join and Grow with the Women of EmpowerHer.

EmpowerHer ABWA Chapter Orangeburg, SC

Email: [email protected]

Phone & Fax: 803-937-1747       Website: www.EmpowerHerABWAChapter.org

Mailing Address: 891 Middleton St., Orangeburg, SC 29115

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