September 19 - 22, 2013
NFRW National Convention in Louisville, KY
Celebrating 75 Years of Brilliance


  Speakers on for "My Old Kentucky Home" by Stephen Foster

Greater Gwinnett RW of GA received coveted Diamond Award!  GA Federation of Republican Women Received the Betty Heitman Award for Excellence. Sue Everhart of GA received award for most volunteer hours for the state of Georgia. They were all recognized during the Saturday luncheon.  GO GEORGIA!

Delegate from Greater Gwinnett RW and RW of
Hall was Bettye Chambers. Judy True of Hall also attended.
Read convention program -
Read Press Release

Read list of Georgia's 22 delegates
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Coming in 2014 - 

Above: GA delegates on Convention Floor
Left: Star speaker
of Sunday morning: Dinesh D'Souza, author and film-maker of " 2016" .

LONG standing ovation!
GA Delegates on
floor of the
convention in their
red hats

Total attending
Loading the buses
for the Opening Reception at famous Churchill Downs on Friday evening.
Bettye Chambers of
RW of Hall and her husband Harvey  on right. Bettye is Chair
of the NFRW
Website Assistance Committee and Regent
Public Relations Committee presents award  to Cindy Graves of Florida at the Saturday Luncheon on Sept. 21. Judy True on right is from RW of Hall and NFRW PR Committee Vice Chairman

GA delegation

at Sunday session

Left: President Rae Lynne Chornenky of Arizona opens the final Sunday session
Right:  Reta Hamilton of AR and Rose Wing
of GA at Sunday  Awards Luncheon


Left: Friend and neighbor
Kay VanSant of AL was just elected 3rd VP of NFRW
 2014 - 2015


Right: National Federation
of Republican Women
Presents Reagan Award to Kansas GOP Leader
Becky Johnson


Left: Senator. Mitch McConnell from KY gives keynote speech for Saturday opening session.


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 Saturday.  Dr. Timothy Daughtry is a former clinical psychologist and co-author of a new book, Waking The Sleeping Giant: How Mainstream Americans Can Beat Liberals At Their Own Game. He advises candidates at the local, state, and federal level on how to deconstruct the language of the Left.
EXCELLENT presentation!!

Famous Galt House in Louisville  - Convention  site

River and skyline view of Louisville
on beautiful Ohio River

Above:  GA delegates at beautiful Churchill Downs
on Friday evening in Millionaires Row!

Judy True, Rose Wing, Billie Dendy, Babe Byrne-Akins,
Barbra Hickey, Millie Rogers and others
Bettye Chambers was behind the camera.


Churchill Downs --
home of the Kentucky Derby


NFRW Members at Large elected on Sunday, September 22, 2013 - All are Excellent Choices!
  • Cindy Graves -- Cindy is currently the President of the Florida Federation of Republican Woman,
  • Dena Barnes NC currently President of the North Carolina Federation of Republican Women.
  • Suzanne Crow LA Past President of the Louisians Federation (2005 - 2009)


NFRW National Convention: Saturday, September 21

Very interesting and informative Educational Seminars --

1. "Using Social Media to Engage and Persuade Voters". Emphasis on Facebook, Twitter and several others.
2. Federation Leadership Challenges
3. Devising a Winning Strategy for 2014
4. How to ask for Money even if you hate to

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