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International Women’s Day Lunch At The Garden Rooms, Tennants

March 8 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

March 8 @ 11:30 am4:00 pm

The Garden Rooms at Tennants, Leyburn

8th March 2019 11.30am-4pm

Change the world on your doorstep this International Women’s Day at a celebration of women who are ‘Achieving the Extra Ordinary’.

Yorkshire’s premier networking opportunity with fantastic keynote speakers includes a two course lunch with coffee and a glass of fizz on arrival.

There will be an auction to support Two Ridings Community Foundation to continue working with projects empowering women and girls across Yorkshire. Guests are welcome to donate any items for auction.

This year’s keynote speakers:

Toni Eastwood OBE, MBA, Founder and CEO of Beyond 2030

As our keynote speaker in 2019, Toni will talk about her work in helping women to succeed in business, and her own experiences of the barriers that many women face in climbing the corporate ladder. Toni has published research for diversity and inclusion, leading the development of national and regional strategies on The Glass Ceiling, Social Inclusion and more. In recognition of her contribution to Equal Opportunities, Toni was awarded an OBE in 2007.

Parents4Parents, registered charity in North Yorkshire

Parents4Parents will be talking about their work in North Yorkshire, which is supporting the wellbeing of parents and extra ordinary women across the region.

Broadcaster Elly Fiorentini will be facilitating a Q&A round

Elly started her career in York as a secretary. She has worked in radio at World Service Sport, Radio Humberside, and in television in Leeds before returning to her home city in 1990. As well as presenting shows on BBC Radio York, Elly is an Honorary Rotarian of the City of York and comperes various events across the country for different charities and fundraising events.

Two Ridings Community Foundation (TRCF) is one of 46 community foundations in the UK. We operate in York, North Yorkshire, Hull and East Riding. We receive money from individuals, families, businesses, charitable trusts and public sector bodies. We give this money to charities and community groups who show us that they work hard, at a local level, to reach the people who need it most.

Tickets are priced at £37.50 each and £340 per table of ten

To book, buy tickets online or call The Garden Rooms Reception on 01969 621146 or email info@tennantsgardenrooms.com


March 8
11:30 am - 4:00 pm