Women’s Center celebrates 11 years with open house

October 10, 2013

The Wisconsin African American Women’s Center (WAAW), 3020 W. Vliet Street, will host its 11th annual open house event at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 31, 2013 in Milwaukee.

WAAW, whose slogan is “building a successful community one day at a time through professional development, economic empowerment and education”, created this event as a means of introducing the Center and its business incubator, technology offerings, life/social programming and rental availability to Milwaukee citizens within the 53208 zip code and beyond.

This year’s event is designed to be an intimate showcase of the center’s stakeholder businesses and service providers and will feature a wide array of exotic cuisines. The evening’s line-up also includes tastings from caterers servicing the Center, a raffle, door prizes, and great entertainment. Visitors who book space for their special occasion on the day of the Open House will receive a 10% discount on their hall rental through the end of 2013.

There is limited booth space available for this “meet and greet” event. Vendors who would like to participate should call (414) 933-1652 as soon as possible. WAAW funded by Milwaukee women of color and is committed to the healthy development of the people and continues to be a voice for the community.

This event is free and open to the public. WAAW is a not-for-profit company operating in Milwaukee County. For questions, contact the Wisconsin African American Women’s Center at (414) 933-1652 via telephone of (414) 933-1656 via fax. WAAW can be found on Facebook at Wisconsin African American Women’s Center-WAAW.