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Baton Rouge, LA 70898-0138

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WCGBR: Women's Week

Kick-off Luncheon Tickets may be purchased Here!

The Registration Deadline has been extended to July 5th!

Download a Patron's Packet HERE!

Download an Activities Information Packet HERE!

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Pay for your Patronage Here!

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Dear Friend:
The Women's Council of Greater Baton Rouge is proud to announce the 2017 "Women! A Week-Long Celebration" will take place October 6th ? October 15th. After a trying past year, Baton Rouge celebrates its 200th Anniversary, and Women's Council celebrates the contributions of the many women who make our city the strong, vibrant community it is today. While the work to get back into our homes and businesses continues, we come together to get to know our neighbors and our city - to sample the rich variety of things Baton Rouge has to offer its citizens.
"Women! A Week-Long Celebration" is the gift of the Women's Council along with our Patrons, Sponsors, and Presenters to the women of the Greater Baton Rouge Community. This exceptional event is eagerly anticipated each year, and we want you to be part of the celebration. Here are the ways you can participate:

  • Our Patrons are those wonderful people and organizations who contribute the essential money, goods, or services that Women's Week possible. Women's Week is a great way to showcase your organization or business in the community. With over 150 diverse activities and our signature Activity Booklet distributed to over 15,000 people, this event is a wonderful opportunity for publicity, promotion, and synergy. Many Patron levels provide the opportunity to present or sponsor activities. Your "Patron Contract" (included in this packet) must be mailed to us or submitted online with your payment by June 1, 2017 to guarantee inclusion in the Activity Booklets.
  • Our Activity Sponsors are those who provide the registration fees and/or the space for activities to be presented. Many Patron levels come with complementary activities that can be used or donated to worthy activities or organizations. Or you may simply choose to pay and activity fee for yourself or someone else to present an activity.
  • Our Presenters are those wonderful people who entertain, educate, and enrich us by sharing their skill and knowledge when they give the classes, talks, and demonstrations that make up over 150 activities available during Women's Week. If you have events that you would like present, please submit a registration form for each activity by June 1, 2017 and submit to by to the committee for approval. Forms are included with this packet or available on our website at www.WomensWeekBR.org.
  • Our Participants are those who attend all those activities to gain information; sample crafts, dance, exercise, and food; learn about available services; and explore subjects, areas, and organizations they've always been curious about. Once you select the activities you wish to attend, please RSVP with the contact information provided. And after each activity, please help us plan future events by giving us your valuable feedback on cards provided at the event or on our website.
  • Our Ambassasors are Women's Council members or representatives who are present at an event to direct and welcome attendees, provide information about Women's Council and Women's Week, and obtain information and feedback for evaluation of the event.

And the best news is that you can participate in all these ways if you wish to! Join us! And together we can make a positive impact in the Greater Baton Rouge community with this very special event by women, for women. Please feel call (225) 302-8018 Ext. 3 or email activity@Womensweekbr.org if you have questions or need additional information about "Women! A Week-Long Celebration." Sincerely,

Sherie Thomas
Women's Week Chair
For more information, contact us at: Activity@WomensWeekBR.org

Past Women's Week Patrons and Activity Sponsors


The Advocate Logo and Site link

The Marriot Logo and site link



Dudley DeBosier Lawyers Logo and Site Link

Our Lady of the Lake Hospital

Town Favorites Magazine


Janel Chapman Jucie Plus Logo

Karen H. Groves Logo

Around Ascension Family Resource Guide

Lamar Signs Baton Rouge

Vaughn Roofing and Sheet Metal

Louisiana Lottery



Brian Low Financial Group

Cajun Industries LLC

EHS of Baton Rouge

Hugh McIntosh,
Head of Episcopal School of Baton Rouge

Gordan and Teri LeBlanc

Helen Graf, Graf Financial, LLC

Jim and Sarah Wilde

Lois Folse

Nothing Bundt Cakes

Robelynn H. Abadie, Abadie Financial Services, LLC


A Taylored Space, LLC

Acadian House Kitchen & Bath Design

Agame Yoga & Meditation Center

Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge


Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. - BR Delta Alumnae Chapter

Decorating Den Interiors

Hillar Moore, District Attorney Office

Home Instead Senior Care

Jerry Turk - Decorating Den Interiors

Renal Associates of Baton Rouge, LLC

Shapiro Law Firm

The Massage Emporium

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan

Whole Foods Market



AAUW Baton Rouge (LA) Branch

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.,
Nu Gamma Omega Chapter

Anita R White LLC, Family Law and Mediation - Family Law and Mediation

Beulah Lamotte, Park Lane Jewelry

Cajun Clickers Computer Club

C. G. Jung Society of Baton Rouge

Create Studios

DAB’s Eco Home & Body Solutions

Debby Anselmo Wealth Management Group

Dee Mather-Muenzler, Families Helping Families Of GBR 

Edward Jones Investments, Kelly Lastrapes, Financial Advisor

Edward Jones, Pama Barber, Financial Advisor

Eileen Kennedy

Frances and Charles Bennett

Friendship Force of Baton Rouge

Heart of Louisiana

Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge

June Lyle, Primerica

Kelly Lastrapes, Edward Jones Investments

Leet’s Insurance & Financial Services

Linda Allred, LLC

Lois Elisar

March of Dimes

Mary Bird Perkins OLOL Cancer Center

MidSouth Bank

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc

The Medical Spa of Baton Rouge

The Red Shoes

Total Care Injury and Pain Centers

West Baton Rouge Museum

Gal Pals

Aileen Hendricks - Louisiana Voices of Women Theatre Company

Azalea Consulting Group, LLC

Cynthia Levy

Danielle Bayham

Father's Road Home

Faye Ferdinand

Langlois House Publishing, LLC

Martha Dishongh

Mary Heinzman

Mary Jacob

Maureen Corcoran

Maureen Dunham

Melba Moye

Paula Braxton

Shirley’s Alterations, Inc.

Syliva Martinez

Tiffany Temple