Capt. Deborah Dempsey, a trailblazer for women in the maritime industry, will keynote the YWCA Leadership Power Breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Friday, May 19 at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel.
All proceeds from the breakfast support YWCA emergency and transitional housing, Whatcom County’s only such program exclusively for single homeless women. The event also marks the 110th anniversary of YWCA service to the women and families of the county.
Reservations for the Leadership Breakfast are requested by May 10 and a minimum $50 donation is suggested. For more information, contact Mary Dickman, mary@ywcabellingham.org or 360-734-4820.