The mission of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA) is to bring together women of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.

Fall Enrollment Wine Tasting Event
When: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Where: El Matador Condominiums on the 2nd floor party room 

909 Santa Rosa Blvd on Okaloosa Island

Who: ABWA Members and Guests

**RSVP to Jackie Pilcher (Event Chairperson) at or call 850-368-6202.

Admission is FREE to all. There will be food, wine tasting, door prizes and a wine glass competition -- decorate your wine glass that shows your personality! 

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Emerald Coast Chapter Wins Best Practices Award For 2013

Pictured (Back Row: L-R): Annie Corbett, Mary Florence, Jackie Pilcher, Gail Waller. (Front Row: L-R): Tammy McDaniel, Amy McBride, and Sallye Belton.

Next Meeting

October 7, 2014

Location: Two Trees Restaurant
Meeting 5:30 p.m.
Invocation & Pledge

Program: "Your Best You" 
by Dr. Sheryl Roe
Door Prizes
50/50 Drawing


Make Your Reservation
Email Sallye Belton at and to make a reservation for yourself and/or a guest or email
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Join ABWA Today 

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Woman of the Year Boat Poker Run Scholarships

Congratulations to 
Jackie Pilcher, the 
2014 ABWA Emerald 
Coast Chapter Woman 
of the Year. More >>

The 2014 ABWA Billy Bowlegs Boating Poker 
Run was held on May 17, 2014. More >>

During our June 2013 meeting, 
we congratulated Take Stock 
in Children Winner, 
Lauren Sinclair.  More >>

Nancy Henson as 2014 Business Associate of the Year
Congratulations to Nancy Henson, our 2014 ABWA-ECC Business Associate of the Year!  Nancy works for Gulf Power and has done so much for our ABWA chapter in addition to her work in the community!  More >>


American Business Women's Association
Emerald Coast Chapter #1579

P.O. Box 731 
Fort Walton Beach, FL  32549

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