The Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting their annual event for women on Thursday, September 23rd from 6-9 PM at the Gathering Place.
This women’s night event is called EmpowHer and will include a full meal, raffle items, vendors to visit, a speaker, and the awarding of the 2021 Woman of the Year.
The speaker for the evening is Jim Jelinski, who will entertain at this event with laughs and empowerment. The meal will be catered by J&D Mart, and local vendors will give shopping opportunities on site.
At this time, nominations for Woman of the Year are also open and will remain open until all the nominations spots are filled. The Manchester Area Woman of the Year possesses qualities that have helped improve the quality of life for the residents and communities of the Manchester Area. She has shown passion and dedication and has put her time, energy and skills to use in community enrichment, growth, and care and has been selfless in her actions through business development, community leadership, personal inspiration or volunteerism among other roles.
Anyone interested in nominating a deserving woman can do so online at manchesteriowa.org.