PA Women Veterans Symposium

| February 14, 2013 | 4 Comments

On March 8 – 10, 2013, the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Veterans Foundation, will conduct the first-ever Pennsylvania Women Veterans Symposium.The 2013 Symposium will be held at the Wyndham Gettysburg, 95 Presidential Circle, Gettysburg, PA 17325.

The Symposium will be informative, morale building and fun!  It will feature exciting, dynamic and important guest speakers as well as breakout sessions on a variety of topics of particular interest to women veterans.  The event will kickoff with a welcome reception at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 8.  General sessions and breakout sessions will be held on Saturday, March 9 and Sunday morning, March 10.  The event will conclude by 11 a.m. on Sunday.

Women who qualify (this includes women currently serving) to attend need only pay a $10 registration fee to attend (lodging and meals are provided). Special rates for guests are available. For more information and to register please visit

Companies, nonprofits and other agencies who wish to reach out to women veterans are encouraged to register as a vendor or exhibitor.

Sponsorship opportunities are also available!

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  1. alethia hines says:

    I am a woman veteran and just heard about this event yesterday while at my doctor’s appointment at the VAMC in Philadelphia. I tried to contact them to register to attend but resgistration is now closed. I really need to attend this event. Is there someone I can contact for more informaton?

    • nepavma says:

      Alethia – Please register and I hope to meet you there! ~Karla

      From the website:

      Registration for the Symposium was open until February 15, 2013. Registrations mailed on or before that date will be accepted. Late registrations will be considered on a case-by-case basis depending on the date submitted, circumstances, availability of space and similar factors. All registrations must be submitted in advance. No late registrations will be permitted on the dates of the Symposium.

  2. Patti McCurdy says:

    I am a Vietnam Era Veteran WAC ’72-’74…… just saw Symposium program on PCN – and WISHED I had heard in time to attend. Is there a way to be put on a mailing list? Thank you.
    Patti McCurdy

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