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BPW Denver Member Woman of the Year Celebration
Wednesday, July 08, 2020, 5:30 PM until 9:00 PM
BPW Denver Chapter
Registration is recommended
Registration cancellations will be accepted until Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 12:00 AM
Members pay for their own charges
Have fun and make a difference! Come and join us this month! Better yet, bring a friend!
Business and Professional Women of Denver serves working women in the Denver Metro area. We meet the second Wednesday of the month. Costs to attend the meeting are detailed below. Our program varies each month according to the needs and interests of our members.
We begin with a free-registration/no-host happy hour from 6-7pm, and then start our program and meeting promptly at 7pm, to have you done by 8:30 to head home to your family or a good night's sleep.
Our next speaker and topics of conversation will be:
Woman of the Year Celebration!
We will be honoring Trooper Penny Gallegos of the Smuggling & Trafficking Interdiction Section.
Penny Gallegos has been with the Colorado State Patrol for over 23 years. She is deputized as a Special Deputy United States Marshal. and is currently assigned to the Rocky Mountain Innocence Lost Task Force FBI Division. She proactively investigates, identifies, and apprehends those engaged in the commercial sexual exploitation of children. She serves on a multi-disciplinary team to combat human trafficking of minors in Colorado. Penny provides training nationally to combat human trafficking. She currently holds the honor for producing the top two largest sentences for human trafficking in Colorado. One pimp receiving 248 years and the second receiving 472 years. She was recognized as Police Officer of the Year and Trooper of the Year twice and was also awarded the medal of valor.
It's going to be great!
BPW Denver was founded in 1919. Our mission is to achieve equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education and information.
- Guests - 1st meeting free!
- Members - $5 for meeting
- Non-Members - $10 for meeting
Payment is at the door via cash or free money-transfer app (i.e. Venmo, Popmoney, Zelle).
We do have a Square available for credit cards, but all applicable fees will be added to your total charge.
Advance Registration is appreciated.
Our venue has dinner options to fit almost any dietary need. Members order off the menu and pay the restaurant directly.
From their website: "The Goods Restaurant is a Neighborhood Eatery, with a little something for everyone, including Vegan, Vegetarian, and Gluten Free, along with awesome eats for Carnivores as well."
A Parking Garage off of Elizabeth or Columbine Streets provides free parking and streetside parking is also available