The Greenwich Chamber of Commerce “Women Who Matter” luncheon celebrates women who make a difference and have a true impact on the Greenwich community and beyond.
This year the speaker, Karen Newman, a motivational speaker, world record breaking athlete and survivor of two life-threatening diseases.
Karen’s story of perseverance and spirit is profiled in her memoir, Just Three Words—Athlete, Mother, Survivor: How One Brave Woman, Against All Odds, Wins the Race Of Her Life.
On March 17, she will share her failures, successes and lessons learned through her battles with bulimia and aggressive stage 3 breast cancer, as well as how she went on to become a seven-time All American Triathlete and Team USA World Competitor. Her theme will be dreaming big, finding love and opportunity amidst life’s challenges.
The luncheon and talk is set for Thursday, March 17, 12:30 – 2:00 pm at the Milbrook Club, 61 Woodside Drive Fee: $50 per person, $475 table of ten. Please alert the Chamber of your seating preference in advance.