The Central Kentucky Community Foundation’s Initiative, “Heels Together,” will host the 2017 Inspire Women Conference at the Early College and Career Center, 200 University Drive, in Elizabethtown from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon on April 22nd. Fort Knox Federal Credit Union is the conference Presenting Sponsor.
The Heels Together initiative, a program of the Central Kentucky Community Foundation, is led by community spirited women and funded by people who value and want to be part of women-led solutions for women and girls. This conference is for all women, high school aged and above, who want to be challenged to create brighter futures for themselves and those around them.
“Fort Knox Federal Credit Union is proud to make this conference available free to our local community. This is another example of Fort Knox Federal’s commitment to improve not only the financial lives of our members, but to also improve the quality of life in the communities we serve,” said Rebecca Ates, Executive Vice President.
The keynote speaker will be Dr. Joy Jones, a writer/researcher, motivational speaker, and trainer in the field of communication. For more than 20 years, she has provided communications training for businesses and corporations such as Oregon Association of Realtors, New Jersey Prosecutors’ Offices, and South Jersey Industries. She holds a PhD in Organizational Leadership, and serves as an Assistant Professor of Communication at Atlantic Cape Community College, as well as a lecturer at Rutgers University.
A Kentucky native, Joy provides a complete range of communication services, including: executive, leadership, or communication coaching; corporate training; interpersonal communication coaching; relationship communication coaching; keynote speaking; and writing/researching.
The conference will also feature breakout sessions focusing on Stress Management, Interpersonal Communication and a Food Journey.
Inspire Women was founded in 2003 to provide mentorship, support and investment to women looking to unlock their potential. Since its founding, the organization has raised millions of dollars to invest in scholarships, grants and support for women of all races and economic backgrounds.
Through its Leadership Academy, inner circles, citywide events and, most importantly, working directly with women around the world, the organization invests in and helps women find their spark to follow their dreams.
Details and registration information about the conference are available online at: www.cdcfinspirewomen.brownpapertickets.com.
Fort Knox Federal Credit Union offers a full range of financial products and services, including free worldwide ATM access, free online BillPay with qualifying relationship, reduced auto and home equity line of credit loan rates. The Credit Union also offers free checking with Prompt Pay and is the largest provider of checking accounts as well as largest home mortgage lender in Hardin County.