Save the Date!
Fall Kick-off: September 20th
You will hear nationally acclaimed author Michelle Carter talk about her new book From Under the Russian Snow, a book she talked about several years ago as guest speaker at our first Kick-off.
View details here.
Women of Distinction Event
a Huge Success
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Tech Trek Receives a Foundation Grant
Special thanks to the Bardis Foundation, created by Christo Bardis of Reynen and Bardis, homebuilders in the greater Sacramento area for over 40 years. Katherine Bardis, administrator of the foundation and the daughter of Christo Bardis, presented to the Branch’s Tech Trek program a Foundation Grant for $900. Katherine joined the building industry in 2012 by creating Bardis Homes with her cousin Rachel Bardis. At the same time, she completed her Juris Doctor degree at McGeorge School of Law. Katherine and Rachel are role models for young girls in the STEM fields. They have applied their education and knowledge of STEM concepts to design homes and communities for families in the Sacramento area. The Branch is grateful to the Bardis Foundation for the support of young girls in the Tech Trek Program. You can read more about them here.
Kathleen Crawford, President
Welcome! We hope you will take a few minutes to go through our various links to find out more about us.
We are committed locally to Tech Trek, which sends area 8th graders to a science, technology, engineering and math summer program at U.C. Davis; Sierra College Scholarship and College Women’s Leadership programs; high school college scholarships for graduating women students ; and Speech Trek that encourages high school students to compete in a State-wide public speaking contest.
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