Congratulations to our TWIN Awards Honorees
The TWIN Award (Tribute to Women in Industry) is a distinguished honor presented to women whose outstanding achievements mark them as leaders and role models in business and in the community. Since the inception of the TWIN Awards in 1980, over 480 businesswomen have been honored who have made outstanding contributions to their professions and/or community.
We would like to congratulate our 2014 honorees:
Judith Pinner Baskins
Margaret T. Bolyn
Valencia Y. Bostic
Robin W. Bowers
Sharon C. Bramlett
Heather M. Brandt, PhD, CHES
Gail T. Chapman
Rita Jones Crapps
Sharon T. Duke
Anita M. Garrett
Mary Dell Hayes
Christie E. Hill
Katherine Swartz Hilton
Susan Waring Koch
Candace H. Leaphart
Myra Feder Nelson
Melissa C. Rawl
Lila Anna H. Sauls
Katrina E. Spigner
Jean Hoefer Toal
Elizabeth Smith Trenbeath
Anne M. Vickers
Isvara M.A. Wilson
Trinity Focus Group's Downtown Bible Studies
Tuesdays at Noon
Beth Moore's video series, Esther - It's Tough Being a Woman
Noon at The Tower at Gervais, 1301 Gervais Street, 6th Floor.
A Study of the Book of Leviticus led by Mickey Layden.
7:30 - 8:15 a.m. at a new location.
1441 Main, 3rd floor Conference Room.
There will be a Transistions Bible Study at 7:30 pm on Thursdays
More details to come.
Trinity Focus Group
March 13, 2014
Professional Women Connecting on Issues of Life and Faith
Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month from Noon - 1:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church - inside Ellis Hall Room (1306 Hampton Street, Columbia). Each month we have a program that includes a dynamic speaker with an inspirational message. Please join us for a special time of fellowship and encouragement.
You can park in the church lot on Washington Street - this is first-come, first-served or you also can park in the garage on the corner of Hampton and Marion Streets – 1st level on the exit side - Spaces are marked “For Church Parking.” RSVP to email@example.com or pay online below.
Trinity Focus Group’s Mission is to:
- Strengthen professional women’s relationships with God and their commitments to serve Him in the work place, home and in the community.
- Compel business women to develop the passion and skills to be women of spiritual influence in their work settings.
- Reach women who do not have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
March 13th Trinity Luncheon Ticket: $10
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Reserve your ticket online using the button above or RSVP to Belinda Doss at firstname.lastname@example.org or 401-4219.
Speaker: Beth Greer
Location: First Baptist Church
Beth Greer of Life and Godliness Ministries
Life and Godliness Ministries is a faith-based organization founded for the purpose of equipping and teaching the body of Christ, to help establish a solid foundation for Christians who desire to live by the truth of Scripture.
Beth particularly wants to minister to those who do not live in victory or walk in power. The purpose of her ministry is to challenge others to pursue godliness and to guard against worldliness. She’s going to share about JOY – and include a song for us.
Listen to Our Past Trinity Focus Luncheon Speakers (MP3 Download)
Dr. Kashyap Patel
Christy Cox - "Open Windows"
Lere Robinson - "Nuggets for the Body and Soul"
Hannah Horn - "Things of Value"
Judy Gatson - "God is About to Be"
Lere Robinson - "Glory Stories From Lere's Life"
Delaine Blackwell - "Making a Radical Difference"
Leslie Bennett - "True Woman" - June 2011
Darrin & Carla Horn - "Be Who You Are, Where You Are"
Sue Madden - "He Is Always There"
Brian Morris - "Sharing your Faith in the Workplace"
Jeremy Kingsley - "Pursuing Intimacy With Christ"
Bob Berry - "Financial Peace"
Dawndy Mercer Plank - "R.S.V.P."
Donna Peele - "Being Present"
Kris Cato - "Personal Testimony"
Tobin Cassels - "Loving God..The Most Important thing I Will Ever Do."
Sheila Mills - "The Right Hand"
Sandee Hensley - "Heartworks Ministry"
Richard Blackaby - "Faithful Leadership in the Business Arena"
Helen Harrison Coker - "Compost and God the Master Gardener"
Mickey Layden - "Peter and the Aftermath of Easter"
Marsha Davis - "Don't Miss the Banquet Before Easter"
Cathy Novinger - "My Journey of Faith."
Dawndy Mercer Plank - "Details!, Details!, Details!"
Heather Matthews - "Believing Versus Knowing Jesus"
2013 Hats Off to Women
We'd like to thank everyone who joined us on April 24th for Hats Off to Women, a stylish brunch and Fashion Show. What a fun way to celebrate Administrative Professionals Week and support Palmetto Center for Women.
2012 TWIN Awards
The 2012 TWIN Awards luncheon was held on November 9th , 2012 at the Columbia Marriott. Governor Nikki Haley delivered the keynote as 39 women of achievement were honored. TWIN Award recipients include: Elisabeth Bischofberger, Inspiring Young Women Award, Barbara Blau, Entrepreneurship Award, Renee Brooks, Corporate Award, Regina Hampton Brown, Volunteerism Award, Anna Elsey Cavanagh, Government Award, Catherine Horne, Health & Wellness Award, Lee Hubbard Lumpkin, Arts Award, and Dr. Pamela Martin Wilson, Education Award. The Palmetto Center for Women Award was presented to The Leadership Institute at Columbia College. Please stay tuned for information on the 2013 TWIN Awards to be held in the Fall.
A special thanks our Principal sponsor, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina for their continuous support of Palmetto Center for Women as well as our Premier sponsors BB&T, Bank of America, Colonial Life, Handpicked, McNair Attorneys, Nexsen Pruet, TD Bank, and James E. Smith, PA. Without support from businesses and the community, the TWIN Awards would not be possible each year.
2012 TWIN Awards Program
We want to recognize & thank the following sponsors for helping to make our 2013 Prayer Breakfast a great success. If you were unable to attend the Prayer Breakfast, follow the link below to hear audio from the program.
Benefactor: BB&T, Colliers International, LCK Construction Services, Palmetto Automatic Sprinkler Company, South Carolina Bank and Trust, Kathryn Williams
Patron: McCrory Construction Co., LLC, Providence Hospitals, MEGA, Inc., W.O. Blackstone & Co.
2013 Prayer Breakfast
2012 Prayer Breakfast