Work Hard and Be Nice: Key Advice from Kate Klunk

Pennsylvania State Representative Kate Klunk was keynote speaker at NeW’s Young Women’s Leadership Retreat. Klunk encouraged listeners to be politically active in their communities, and to run for office. She also offered advice for succeeding professionally, and becoming a strong female leader. Representative Kate Klunk shared her life mantra: Work hard and be nice. From […]

I’m Excited for #YWLR18 and You Should Be Too!

With only a few weeks between me and NeW’s 2018 Young Women’s Leadership Retreat, I can feel myself getting more and more excited by the day! I am thrilled to attend so I can connect back with the NeW women I met at NeW’s National Conference, discuss the readings with other attendees, and take the […]

Why I’m Going to YWLR

Ah, the peak of summer: BBQs, heat, and some much-needed relaxation before the craziness of fall. What better way to enjoy the end of summer than to spend a weekend on the beautiful Bryn Mawr campus at NeW’s Young Women’s Leadership Retreat? This will be my first retreat with NeW and I am so excited […]

Young Women’s Leadership Retreat Approaching

As a rising senior, I am looking forward to gaining professional skills from the Young Women’s Leadership Retreat. After I graduate this coming May, I will be entering the working world. Of course, the life of a professional is very different from that of an undergraduate student. I have a lot to learn! That is […]

YWLR Spotlight: Meet Tarin Martinez and Alexis Bailey

The fourth annual Young Women’s Leadership Retreat is July 26-29 at Bryn Mawr College in Philadelphia, PA. During the Retreat, attendees will discuss a number of topics including American feminism, campus culture, and leadership, so that they may step onto their college campus this fall better prepared for the cultural and political climate they will find […]


As in NeW—which is short for Network of Enlightened Women. Check them out. But more to the point, if you have a daughter in college or just starting out in the world after graduation, NeW has a terrific summer “Young Women’s Leadership Retreat” being held this year from July 26 – 29 in Philadelphia. Although there […]

The Network of enlightened Women Announces Representative Kate Klunk as Keynote Speaker at the 2018 Young Women’s Leadership Retreat

May 11, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Amber Downer [email protected]  NETWORK OF ENLIGHTENED WOMEN ANNOUNCES PENNSYLVANIA STATE REPRESENTATIVE KATE KLUNK AS CONFERENCE KEYNOTE SPEAKER WASHINGTON, DC—The Network of enlightened Women, known as NeW, announced that Kate Klunk, Pennsylvania State Representative for the 169th Legislative District of southern York County, will deliver the keynote address at the […]

YWLR Spotlight: Meet Allie Hoover

We are looking forward to our Young Women’s Leadership Retreat! Meet Allie Hoover, who will be attending the Retreat in July. Allie is from Pittsfield, Illinois and attends the College of Charleston. She is a double major in public health and international studies. On campus, she is also the Vice President of the College of […]

Breaking News! Beth Anne Mumford: Pennsylvania State Director for Americans for Prosperity to speak at the Young Women’s Leadership Retreat

Beth Anne Mumford is the State Director for Americans for Prosperity Pennsylvania, a grassroots advocacy organization dedicated to educating and empowering citizens to fight for the values of a free society, where she leads a team of seven along with hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania activists. From training grassroots activists to leading the fight in Pennsylvania for […]