MEMBER EVENT: Celebrate the Promise

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Name: MEMBER EVENT: Celebrate the Promise
Date: June 28, 2018
Event Description:
Join Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast (GSWISE) for an inspirational journey where we’ll celebrate the promise of building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place! Don’t miss this must-attend celebration of girls and women leaders, co-chaired by Joan Shafer and Dr. Veronica Gunn, with emcee Joyce Garbaciak of WISN 12 News. Celebrate the Promise will be held on Thursday, June 28 at the Milwaukee Public Museum.

Celebrate the Promise will honor four inspiring women leaders who are engaged in strengthening and building our communities through their philanthropic and corporate leadership, and who serve as role models for girls. Girl Scout Leadership G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, Leader) ™ award recipients being honored are:
  • ‘Go-Getter’ Nancy Hernandez, President & Founder, ABRAZO multicultural marketing & communication
  • ‘Innovator’ Cynthia LaConte, CEO & Foundation President, Dohmen Company
  • ‘Risk-Taker’ Dorothy Walker, Interim Dean, School of Technology and Applied Sciences at Milwaukee Area Technical College
  • ‘Leader’ Laura H. Gough, CFA®, Managing Director, Private Asset Management, Robert W. Baird & Co. 
Keynote speakers include GSWISE Gold Award Girl Scout sisters Ananya and Anjana Murali who will deliver an inspirational address on how Girl Scouting has helped shape their lives and the impact their community service work has had on their communities and the world.

For full event details, including tickets and sponsorships, visit
Milwaukee Public Museum