Women's Committee

Tim Burt and Shirley Loewen at the Women’s Committee Annual General Meeting on May 23, 2013.  On behalf of the Women’s Committee fundraising endeavours, Shirley presented Tim with a $40,000 cheque for the operating fund and a $5100 cheque for the endowment fund.

Our Goal

To build a membership team dedicated to:

  • Promote community interest in the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO)
  • Organize and implement activities to provide financial support to the WSO
  • Support the WSO community outreach and educational programs
  • Concert subscriptions and donations to the WSO

Getting Involved

Members of the Women’s Committee enjoy supporting the WSO with its world class performances. If you would like to:

  • Make a difference
  • Enjoy a challenge
  • Meet new friends
  • Build our team
  • Promote our symphony
  • Register for membership

For further information, please click here to email Shirley Loewen or call Leanne Plett at (204) 949-3950 or email.

2013 – 2014 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

THE EXECUTIVE

President: Shirley Loewen
Vice-President:
 Sylvia Cassie
Past President:
 Lesia Peet
Treasurer:
 Isobel Harvie
Secretary:
 Evelyn Davidson
Mailing Assistant: Eva Lavallee

COMMITTEE CHAIRS AND MEMBERS

Communications:

Chair: Olga Runnals
Internal/External Media: Olga Runnals
Photography: June Slobodian
Membership: Marina Plett-Lyle
Email Membership: Joan Papushka
Telephone Coordinator: Jacquie Brignall
Telephone Assistants: Rosemarie Beal, Ruth Gregg, Nadia Hanuschak, Jennie Cardinal Prystupa

Music Stand:

Chair: Margaret Harvie
Staffing: Helen Schaetzle, Ursula Erhardt, Cathy Flower, Koren Kaminski, Eva Lavallee
Programs and Projects: Cathy Flower – Chair, Margaret Moroz, Rose Moretti-Lawrie, Winnifred Warkentin, Sylvia Cassie, Margaret McCulloch
Ushering and Education: Nadia Hanuschuk, Eva Lavallee – Co-Chairs
Archives: Gitta Fricke – Chair, Eva Lavallee – Minutes
Nominating: Lesia Peet – Chair (Past President), Agnes Bailey, Jacqueline Brignall, Marlene Steele, Winnifred Warkentin