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Policymaking in an Uncertain World:
The Outlook for the Economy and Policy in 2015

Christina RomerLuncheon with guest speaker Christina Romer

Immediate Past Chair of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisors and Professor of Economics at UC Berkeley, Christina Romer will share her thoughts on our current economic environment and future outlook at our 2015 kick off luncheon this January. Please mark your calendar to join us on January 29th for this Industry Leadership series event.

Register here

Sarah Friar, CFO and Operations Lead, Square
Honored as 2014 Financial Woman of the Year

On Thursday, October 2 at the Westin St. Francis, San Francisco FWSF honored Sarah Friar, CFO and Operations Lead of Square as the FWSF 2014 Financial Woman of the Year.

This signature fundraising event drew over 725 attendees and raised a record level of donations in support of the FWSF Scholarship Fund. The Financial Woman of the Year award recognizes Sarah for her leadership roles in corporate finance and in high technology startups, as well as for her passionate advocacy of women's professional opportunities.

Read more about Sarah and the Scholarship Fund

FWSF Awards $90,000 in 2014 Scholarships

This year the FWSF awarded a total of $90,000 in scholarships to seven graduate students and four undergraduate students representing eight different Bay Area colleges and universities. Awards were presented to these promising students at our annual scholarship luncheon on June 5th at the City Club of San Francisco.

Scholarships awarded by the FWSF are made possible through the generosity of FWSF sponsors and the proceeds from the Financial Woman of the Year Luncheon. To date more than $2 million in scholarship funds has been awarded to deserving students.

Read about the 2014 Scholarship Recipients

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Renew your FWSF Membership for 2015

$20 early-bird discount for those members who renew by December 31st.


Come to our monthly mixers!

Brown Bag Lunch
Tuesday, November 11, 2014  •  12:15 pm
Diferent Venue - Rina Accountancy

Members Only

Silicon Valley Monthly Mixer
Tuesday, November 11, 2014  •  5:00 pm
Prospective Members Welcome

San Francisco Monthly Mixer
Tuesday, November 25, 2014  •  5:00 pm
Members Only

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

2014 FWSF and Financial Woman of the Year Sponsorship opportunities are now available.
Read about benefits of sponsorship. (PDF)

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Members Only Networking Monthly Networking Mixer
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 Lifestyle Series Holiday Party and Auction
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