Welcome to WEN, an educational and networking community of professional women who work in the environmental field in the greater
San Francisco Bay Area!
WEN attracts a broad spectrum of women working in the sustainability and environmental fields. We organize events and outings on a monthly basis, including networking happy hours, career building workshops, book groups, hikes, and other social meet-ups with an emphasis on promoting sustainability. We also publish a monthly newsletter with spotlights on WEN members as well as green employers and organizations around the Bay Area. Thanks for dropping in - we hope to see you at a future event!
This Just In:
WEN Earth Day Happy Hour on Tuesday, April 22nd!
Celebrate Earth Day with the Women's Environmental Network! Join us for an evening of drinks and networking, and celebrate your accomplishments from the past year with an eclectic selection of wine, whiskey, and small plates made from local, fresh ingredients. District Oakland is accessible via BART from the 12th Street Station. There is no charge for this event; however, we ask that you buy your own drinks and food at the bar.
Date: Tuesday, April 22nd - Earth Day!
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: District Oakland, 827 Washington Street, Oakland, CA 94607 (map)
By BART: 12th St. Oakland City Center station (map)
RSVP: By email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Save the Date for Speed Networking, May 29
Join WEN for a speed networking event at the Women's Building in San Francisco on May 29. Speed networking is a structured and fun way to network with a large group and make many new connections in a short amount of time. WEN will provide starter questions to help facilitate conversations, and you will get several minutes to network with other environmental professionals and exchange ideas. Before and after the formal speed networking session, there will be additional time to mingle with the group, follow up with new connections, and enjoy appetizers and wine in one of the first women-owned community centers! Registration will be required. Stay tuned for more details as the date approaches.
When: Thursday, May 29th, 2014
Where: The Women's Building, 3543 18th St. #8, San Francisco, CA 94110 (map)
Nearest BART: 16th Street Station
Registration will be required - stay tuned!
WEN is on Twitter
WEN is pleased to announce we are now live on Twitter @WENBayArea! Keep up to date with WEN and partner events, news, and relevant news links. Click here to follow us!
Bay Area Green Events:
In an effort to
centralize the best green events around networking, education and
volunteering within the San Francisco Bay Area, WEN has partnered with
Net Impact SF and SF Green Drinks to provide you with this calendar. Submit events to the calendar here.