The St. Louis Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is sponsoring four events to celebrate Women in Construction (WIC) Week, March 1-7, to raise awareness of the opportunities available for women in the construction business and the growing role of women in the industry.
The planned events include:
• Monday, March 2 – “Moving up – everything you need to know about the job search, resumes and interviews” lunch meeting, sponsored by Barb Johnson and Alyssa Ruff, of the Charles L. Crane Agency, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Construction Training School at 6301 Knox Industrial Drive, Suite 200 in St. Louis. The event, which includes lunch, is co-hosted by the Construction Career Development Initiative (CCDI). RSVP to Stephanie Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Wednesday, March 4 – Exploring Careers in Construction Discussion Panel, sponsored by the Southern Illinois Builders Association and Erb Equipment, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the T-Rex Center t 911 Washington Ave. in St. Louis. Dinner will be provided. RSVP to Emily Thorne at email@example.com.
• Thursday, March 5 – Women in Construction Technology Webinar, sponsored by Viewpoint, from 1 to 2 p.m. RSVP to Jeri Wolf at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive webinar link.
• Friday, March 6 – City Foundry STL Jobsite Tour, sponsored by S.M. Wilson, from 11 a.m. to noon at 3700 Forest Park Ave. in St. Louis. RSVP by Feb. 28 at forms.gle/Lz5iyCh7DUjGkW2d8.
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.