WomenConnect Frankston is all about empowering women and empowering humanity. It is an independent group of like-minded women in business wanting to connect, empower and support women in their community. The amazingly dedicated women who volunteer their time include Pippa Hanson (The Sports Injury Clinic), Beckie (Miss Velvet), Michelle Braggins (Braggins & Co Estate Agents), Allison Besanko (director of Alli’s Cleaning) and Jenny Wright and Karin Hann (Dress For Success Mornington Peninsula).
This remarkable team hosts two lunches a year, including a March event and a spring event to follow in September. The March lunch is in celebration of the International Women’s Day and will be held on Wednesday, March 6, from 11.30am-2.30pm at Frankston RSL, 183 Cranbourne Rd, Frankston. Tickets cost $65 (or $625 for a table of 10) and include a glass of wine on arrival, a two-course meal, and tea and coffee. To book, call Michelle on 0405 512 999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The theme is ‘Women in Crime’, and the speakers begin with Kerry Tucker, who spent five years in a maximum security prison. You’ll also hear from true crime writer Robin Bowles and trauma cleaner Sandra Pankhurst.
The lunch is supported by The Sports Injury Clinic, Miss Velvet, Dress for Success Mornington Peninsula, Braggins & Co Estate Agents, Eview Group, and Mornington Peninsula Magazine.