Let's Mix and Mingle
at GFFN's Annual Holiday Party
Saturday, December 1st
River Bend Golf and Country Club
Cost: $95 per person includes dinner, beer and wine
Lettuce Munch November Event!
Please join us on the 15th November, to cook up some tasty fare. Our theme is America!
This month Lettuce Munch celebrates the American tradition of Thanksgiving. As the leaves turn and the weather gets colder, friends and family are preparing for the Holiday season. It is during this time that we count our blessings and enjoy the bounty of the year with a large focus on tradional foods such as roasted turkey with all the trimmings.
Magdalena Clyne is hosting our Traditional American Thanksgiving at her home on November 15th.
Click on this Evite for details.
Great Falls Friends & Neighbors Club Gives Back
Money awarded to deserving local women at annual luncheon
GFFN member, Adrienne West, is a reporter for The Connection newspaper. She wrote the following words in an article that ran on September 24th:
When a group of like-minded women gets together, anything is possible. This was clear when the Great Falls Friends & Neighbors (GFFN) philanthropic group gathered at River Bend Golf & Country Club on Sept. 14 for its annual kick-off luncheon.
As more than 75 new and current members mingled over appetizers, the topic of giving was ever-present in their conversations. With two special prizes up for grabs during the event, the ladies purchased raffle tickets and raised more than $800 to donate to The Women’s Center of Vienna. A special thanks goes out to the prize donors: Toka Salon and Paul’s Wine and Spirits. Another table at the luncheon displayed the annual White House Christmas ornaments, whose sales will again be donated to Artemis House, a local shelter for victims of domestic violence.
Finally, a special presentation was given to highlight the various scholarships awarded by GFFN’s Scholarship Fund board. The board reviews entry essays from women over the age of 25 who are residents of Northern Virginia and attend George Mason University or Northern Virginia Community College. A dance scholarship is also given each year to a George Mason University student in honor of former club member, Betty Carter.
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Are you a woman living in the Langley High School District or The Estates of Lowes Island? Then join us! We'd love to meet you. Become a member of Great Falls Friends & Neighbors and start having fun today!