MEETINGS & EVENTS
Stay tuned for date and location of this event in 2024.
Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities
Period Project Packing Party
Donations needed of Ultra Thin pads of all sizes (1-4), maxi pads sizes 1-4, and Regular tampons, INDIVIDUALLY WRAPPED personal hygiene wipes plus gallon and quart ziplock bags.
Volunteer Serving at New Directions Men's Shelter
Time: 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: 1005 Osceola Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
DWC volunteer events with New Directions and
The Period Project. Join us and make a difference!
DWC Monthly Meetings
Mark your calendar for the 3rd Thursday of each month and attend our monthly meetings and events.
Our meetings include guest speakers, networking, discussions and lively conversations. Membership is not required to attend, it is encouraged!
Monthly meetings alternate between Zoom and in person. Meeting details are posted on this site, the DWC Horry County Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and are emailed to those who subscribe to our newsletter:
Past Meetings & Events
January 19 – DWC new vision for 2023: #WE (Women Empowerment, visibility, outreach and scholarship
- February 16 – Celebrating Black History Month with Rev. Cheryl Moore Adamson, Palmetto Works Community Development Corporation and Mary "Cookie" Goings, Historic Myrtle Beach Colored School and Education Center
- March 16 – Celebration of Women Speakers: Lindy Studds, Executive Director, Rape Crisis Center and Sharon Beaty, Volunteer and Prevention Coordinator
- March 18 - Women's Empowerment Tea. Speaker: Rep. Heather Bauer
- April 20, 2023 - Topic: Gender Justice. Speaker: Kenya Cummings , Manager of Organizing, Women's Rights and Empowerment Network (WREN). www.scwren.org.
- May 5 – Membership Happy Hour
- May 18 – Mental Health Month, Chloe T. Davis Conway Clinic Director
- June 3 – Period Project Packing Party
- June 15 – Gun Sense, Henry Garbleman and Mothers Against Violence, Elizabeth Bowens
- July and August no monthly meeting
- August 23 – social networking at La Belle Amie Vineyard
- September 21 – Voter registration, elections in South Carolina, meet candidates
- October 19-Breast Cancer Awareness
- November 16-Sea Haven for Youth