In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act for Women, the Association of Women Construction Workers of America, Inc. (AWCWA) in partnership with J-CAP Foundation, Inc. is hosting a Know Your Rights Conference. The conference will be honoring the women of today who have demonstrated their continued dedication in ensuring the presence of women in today's workforce. |
At the conference, following the continental breakfast and seminar there will be an awards ceremony. Awards will be presented by Vicki Schneps -Yunis - CEO, Schneps Communications. Awardees include: Cassandra Hill - Delta JFK / IAT Redevelopment Program, Lenore Janis - Professional Women in Construction, Connie De Laigle Port Authority of New York & New Jersey and Tara Brooks-Smith - New York State Dept of Labor. The keynote speaker is Shandeeyaky Shabazz from Dress for Success Worldwide and moderator Stephanie Burns of Turner Construction Co.
This conference provides a networking opportunity to expand your business and employment outreach. It will also serve to make great strides in changing the lives of the students attending the AWCWA Pre-Construction Training Program. In order to show your support not only for the honored guests and the AWCWA students, but for your community as well, please purchase tickets and/or advertisements. Don't Delay Become A Sponsor Today...
Becoming a sponsor or participating as a vendor for this event will truly make a difference. Proceeds from the event will go towards funding to continue AWCWA's pre-constriction training program, which is continuously enriching the lives of the program's students.
Hilton New York JFK Hotel (View)
144-02 135th Avenue
Jamaica, NY 11436
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