Missouri Women in Trades (MoWIT) and the St. Louis chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) are teaming up to host an ice cream social March 7 to celebrate Women in Construction (WIC) week.
The free networking event will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Tarlton Corporation, 5500 West Park Ave. in St. Louis. Tarlton, a certified Women's Business Enterprise, provides general contracting and construction management.
WIC week, which is March 5 - 11, raises awareness of the opportunities available for women in the construction industry and emphasize the growing role of women in the industry.
The reservation deadline for the event is Friday, March 3. You can text your reservation to Sue Seawright at (636) 751-8437 or email her at email@example.com.
Founded in 1953, NAWIC is a not-for-profit organization designed to provide support, networking, education and business opportunities for women in the construction industry. For more information on the St. Louis Chapter of NAWIC, visit nawicstl.org.
MoWIT, established in 2006, is a non-profit agency that provides tradeswomen with support group meetings, job information and referrals. It also maintains a work list as a resource to the construction community. For more information, call (636) 926-6948 or visit mowit.org.