Calendar of Events

View our 2018–2019 Calendar of Events to learn about Woman Leadership & Philanthropy Council activities.

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Date Event Time Location
Tues. 9/11

Bring a Friend Breakfast
This is our annual kickoff event and we invite you to bring a friend (or a group of your female friends & colleagues) to introduce them to the WLPC and help us grow our membership.

7:00- 9:00 a.m.


Mclnnis Park Golf Center*
Thurs. 9/13 LLS: John Kerry, Every Day is Extra

7:00 p.m. Angelico Hall

Sat. 9/29

LLS: Sally Field, In Pieces

1:00 p.m.

Angelico Hall

Tues. 10/9


Business Edge Briefing 
"Synch Your Strategic Goals with Your Actions Using a One-Page Business Plan."  Keynote speaker, Robert Sher, Founding Principal of CEO to CEO. 

7:00- 9:30 a.m.


Wed. 10/10

The Penguin Tank
Dominican Student Groups present projects to WLPC judges (the program is in conjunction with DUC Office of Advancement). Student competition based on the TV show Shark Tank. Student groups present on a program/concept they want to create. Three of the projects win ($1K, $500, and $250) grants. Open to all DUC students. The focus will be on leadership. 

6:30- 8:00 p.m.  Garden Room
Thurs. 10/18 LLS: Michael Beschloss, Presidents of War 7:00 p.m. Angelico Hall
Thurs. 10/25

LLS: Julian Castro, An Unlikely Journey

7:00 p.m.

Angelico Hall

Tues. 10/30 Business Edge Briefing  
"Consciousness as Competitive Business Advantage: Deep Inside the Heads of B Corp Leaders.  Moderator, Cynthia Murray, President and CEO of North Bay Leadership Council.  Panelists:  Helen Russell, Co-Founder and CEO of Equator Coffees and Teas; John Montgomery, FOunder of Lex Ultima; Mike Bauer, Founder of Awareness Into Action.
7:00- 9:30 a.m. Creekside
Tues. 12/04

WLPC Holiday Party

5:00-8:00 p.m.

Home of Cherie Sorokin

Mon. 1/28

LLS: Jason Rezaian, Prisoner

7:00- 8:00 p.m.


Tues. 3/5

Business Edge Briefing: 
Keynote Speaker: Kara Goldin, CEO & Founder of Hint Water

8:00- 9:30 a.m.

Creekside Room

Wed. 3/27

New Member Lunch

11:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Marin Yacht Club

Tues. 4/9

Business Edge Briefing: 
Do Your Business Conversations Get the Results You Want?
Keynote Speaker: Vicki Suiter, owner Suiter Business Builders

8:00- 9:30 a.m.

Creekside Room

Thurs. 4/11

LLS: Valerie Jarrett, Finding My Voice

7:00- 8:00 p.m.

Angelico Hall

Wed. 4/17

LLS: Abby Wambach, Wolfpack

7:00- 8:00 p.m.

Angelico Hall

Thurs. 5/2

LLS: David Brooks, The Second Mountain

6:00-7:00 p.m.

Angelico Hall

Mon. 5/6

LLS: Melinda Gates, The Moment of Lift

7:00- 8:00 p.m.

Angelico Hall

May, TBD

WLPC End of Year Party




*Events may be designated as a "WLPC Giving Moment" where members are asked to bring donations (monetary or other physical items) for a local nonprofit, school or organization.