With the promise of County Commissioner Sandy Murman as the featured speaker, 49 women attended the June 20 meeting of the Riverview Woman's Club at the Doc's Grill at the , 13050 Summerfield Blvd., Riverview.
"We were so happy. It was a great turnout and Sandy did such a great job," said Donna Lee Fore, vice president of the club. "She talked about empowering woman and how women need to join forces and work together to achieve success."
Fore said the club is now scheduling speakers for its July 18 and Aug. 15 lunches at Doc's Grill. Dr. Earl Lennard, supervisor of he elections, will be the guest speaker at the Sept. 19 luncheon. The luncheons and the business meeting begins at 12 noon.
Fore also was pleased to report that the newly formed club now has 40 members.
The club was incorporated as a nonprofit organization in April. Since then, the club has had several successful monthly luncheons and a zumba fundraiser June 9 to help establish a scholarship for a Riverview High School student.
The next event will be a bunco fun night in July.
The club is open to all women in the area. The membership fee is $25 a year.
For information on joining or reservations for the next luncheon, contact Fore at 813-528-0902 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.