Our Vision Statement

ABWA Oceanside Charter Chapter is dedicated to enhancing the lives of local women. Strong professional relationships between Chapter members and the safe environment provided for members to grow and develop are our cornerstones. The focus on leadership, learning and community involvement, establish our Chapter as the premier women’s business organization in Brevard County.

ABWA Mission Statement

The mission of the American Business Women's Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.

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Meeting Information

Fourth Tuesday of Every Month
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Registration is $30.00 for ABWA Members and $35.00 for Guests
Eau Gallie Yacht Club
100 Datura Drive
Indian Harbour Beach, FL

Please take a look at our Membership Recruitment Brochure and discover all the benefits of a membership in our organization!

Contact Information

ABWA Oceanside Charter Chapter
P.O. Box 360151
Melbourne, FL 32936
Anita Carbone
Membership Chair

Welcome to The ABWA Oceanside Charter Chapter

December 13, 2016

Holiday Gala

Please join us on Tuesday, December 13 for our annual Holiday Gala featuring entertainment, raffles and a silent auction! All proceeds benefit the Chapter's Education & Scholarship fund.  Promote your business during this holiday season through a sponsorship or by donating an item to our raffle.  For more information, please contact Sue Tyson-Parker at suejtyson@aol.com.  

Dinner Menu Selections

Mixed Greens Salad

Meat:  Braised Tender Lamb Leg with parsnip-thyme-potato puree, matignon, jus reduction

Seafood:  Grilled Mahi with lemon-pangrattato risotto (parmesan and crumb topping), roasted tomato coulis, arugula

Vegetarian:  Pasta Primavera, vegetables of the season sautéed in white wine and olive oil over pasta 

Chocolate Bread Pudding

 Meal includes rolls and butter, coffee or tea 
Cost:  $30 for ABWA Members and $35 for Guests
Glass of Wine $9



Autumn, my favorite time of the year, when the temperature cools down and the National Leadership Conference is on my calendar. I recently returned from Chattanooga with Cindy Schmitt, bringing home a few leaves for friends at work, but more importantly I was inspired by the National Leadership Conference speakers.

Opening General Session speaker, Dr. Tererai Trent both inspired us and made us cry. Her devotion to community and education makes her one of Oprah Winfrey’s favorite guests, and now one of my favorite speakers....Read more

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