Thursday August 20, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM PDT
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Elijah's Restaurant & Delicatessen 
7061 Clairemont Mesa
San Diego, CA 92111

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Shelly Waddell, Vice President 
AFWA San Diego 
619-729-8074 (cell) 



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 Macy's Shop For A Cause

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Macy's is Partnering with AFWA!


Shop For A Cause gives you the opportunity to give back to your community and to help our AFWA organization!  Purchase a $5 Shopping Pass* for exclusive savings in every Macy's store on Saturday, August 29, and AFWA keeps 100% of the proceeds.  Plus you can enter to win a $500 Macy's Gift Card.

Find the magic of giving back, as Macy's celebrates a national day of support for our community.

AFWA will be sending out the emails separately for you to purchase you $5.00 Savings Pass.


*Some exclusions and restrictions apply. 

Attend AFWA Dinner & Speaker Event

August 20, 2015 

Join us at Elijah's new location on Clairemont Mesa Blvd to hear our guest speaker, Christie Lees she will speak on "Conscious Conversations: The Secret to Better Relationships." 

You can earn 1 Communications CPE Credit for attending! 

Lecture Info:

Conscious Conversations: The Secret to Better Relationships

In this insightful talk, you'll learn:How to use mindfulness to improve your conversations, and create more harmony at home and at work   

  • How to avoid the common mistakes that people make that sabotage conversations
  • Why conflict really happens, and what you can do about it
  • How to communicate with purpose
  • The most powerful truth about communication

Bio:  Christie Lees, RN, BScN,CYT-Coach, Speaker, Consultant

Christie Lees is the founder of Modern Wellbeing, a coaching and consulting company that guides individuals and companies towards the experience of vibrant health and conscious awareness.

After many rewarding years as an oncology nurse in top-ranked hospitals and clinics internationally,  she was invited to work alongside Deepak Chopra at the Chopra Center for Wellbeing.  As the Center Director, she was recognized by Deepak for "ushering the Perfect Health Program to higher levels of success".  It was there that her speaking career began, and she has since been a dynamic presence at conferences, workshops, and seminars.

With her integrative and mindfulness-based approach, she has coached a diverse group of people from around the globe, including those with a wide range of "day-jobs", such as celebrities, executives, moms, and even Olympic athletes.  In addition to her private and group mentoring, she works as a corporate wellness consultant, speaking and leading workshops for companies looking to create "conscious cultures" in the workplace, filled with thriving employees.


Mexican Buffet:

Chicken fajita grilled with peppers and onions

Black beans

Corn tortillas

Mexican rice

Salsa fresca & chips

Enchilada Casserole

 Toppings: guacamole, cheddar cheese, lettuce & sour cream


 Includes: Water, Ice Tea, and Soda

No Host Bar

$25.Members & Students      $35 Guest

Scholarship Prizes

 $450 Facial Spa Package - Alvarado Skin Care Institute

$75 Gift Basket - Tammy/5th Avenue Insurance

(2) Tickets - Facial

$25 Macy's Gift Card - Cindy Lou Smith

1 Ticket $5    or    3 Tickets $10

Pre Buy your Scholarship Tickets when you register!