Madeleine Albright, photo by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

SOLD OUT - The Washington Wellesley Club's 130th Anniversary with Secretary Madeleine K. Albright ('59) 

Celebrate the 130th anniversary of the Washington Wellesley Club on the afternoon of Saturday, December 1st at the National Press Club at 529 14th St., NW, Washington, DC.

We are the oldest Wellesley Club and have been serving our area alumnae since1888.  We hope that you can join us for a memorable day of Wellesley spirit and celebrating our community.  We have reserved the entire National Press Club for this banner event! The program will run as follows:


3:00 til 4:00 --  Private Pre-Program Sponsor Reception and Discussion featuring Provost and Dean of Students Andrew Shennan, Wellesley College Trustee Grace Toh '83, and Wellesley College Alumnae Association Executive Director Missy Siner Shea '89

4:00 til 5:15 --  Drink and appetizer reception and mingling with fellow alums and special guests, with a photo area and silent auction with vintage Wellesley items

5:30 til 7 --  Commencement of the main program including a welcome from Dean Shennan, a brief tour of WWC history from Club President Jessica Lee and a keynote discussion with Secretary Albright interviewed by Heather Long '04.


To attend the Sponsor Reception, please purchase a Sponsor ticket. Sponsor tickets will include participation in the reception and private panel featuring Provost and Dean of Students Andrew Shennan and other guests. Your sponsorship ticket will also help defray ticket costs and support the discounted tickets that we offer.

Tickets are currently sold out and will not be sold at the door.
Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.
The actual per person cost to the WWC for this event is $70. The Washington Wellesley Club will be offering discounted tickets at various levels but will make a full price ticket available to any alum who is interested in supporting the Washington Wellesley Club in making this event possible for all attendees.
Each alum can purchase one ticket plus two guest tickets. Tickets are non-refundable and will NOT be sold at the door.
130th Anniversary Sponsor:  $130
Full Price (this reflects the cost of the event per person - if you can pay this, please do!): $70
Discounted Member Price: $35
Discounted Members from classes of 2014-2018: $25
Discounted Members from the 50th reunion class and earlier: $25
Discounted Members' (any level) guest: $40
Discounted Non-member alums and their guest tickets: $50
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