National Women’s History Month Celebrates
Dr. Bell leads US Women's Group to teach English to Muslim women at Djiboutian Madrassa in East Africa
"Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives"
The Daytona State College Center for Women and Men and its advisory board will celebrate the work and achievements of women and their families during an annual luncheon recognizing National Women's History Month on Tuesday, March 31, from noon to 1:30 p.m. The luncheon will be held in the Hosseini Center (bldg. 1200), on the Daytona Beach Campus, 1200 West International Speedway Blvd.
The keynote speaker and honoree of the DSC Center for Women and Men’s Annual Women's History Luncheon is Rev. Dr. Oledia F. Bell, Chaplain, Lieutenant Colonel (ret.), a 26-year veteran of the United States Air Force. Dr. Bell is the founder and President/CEO of A Fresh Start-Veteran Women "4" Veteran Women, LLC. The organization's primary mission is to provide reintegration, counseling, and transitional services for veteran women and their families. With a lifelong commitment to women’s issues, Dr. Bell's organization provides pastoral counseling, grief counseling, professional training classes, job placement, and life skills coaching to veterans and their families. Dr. Bell believes women possess exceptional strengths and societies become stronger when women are empowered to contribute.
Mercedes Benz of Daytona Beach Raffle
Dr. Bell mentors and helps a woman learn a skill during a sewing class in Djibouti, East Africa
Purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win 1 of 4 "C" Class or GLK 2015 for a month or a $500 certificate for Sales/Services/Parts sponsored by Mercedes Benz of Daytona Beach.
Suggested Donation: 1 ticket - $10 or 3 tickets - $20.
Winners must meet all eligibility requirements:
- Must leave personal auto at dealership.
- Must have a valid Florida Driver's License
- Must have applicable auto insurance
- Must be 21 years old or older
- Certificate must be used by October 31, 2015
- Certificate cannot be duplicated
For additional information or to purchase raffle tickets call 386-506-3471 or CenterforWomenandMen@DaytonaState.edu