Women in Insurance and Financial Services Gold Coast Chapter located in Boca Raton, was formed in July 1993. With a goal to help women grow both professionally and personally. Through the mission of WIFS we strive to attract, develop and advance women in the financial services industry.
Take a moment to watch WIFS' 85th Anniversary Video to learn about our history. Founded in 1936, WIFS is the largest women’s association empowering women in the insurance and financial services profession to succeed. WIFS members work together to attract, develop and advance women in an underrepresented profession.
What are we all about? Fun, friendship, fidelity. We are a close-knit community of professionals who support, share & encourage each other in our personal and business endeavors through life’s ups and downs and twists and turns. We are a sisterhood who continuously pull each other up to new heights. To best understand our power and positive energy, we invite you to come to our monthly meetings and social events! “Women in Insurance and Financial Services is a wonderful organization dedicated to helping women develop, learn, grow and become the best they can be”
Chapter of the Year winners of 2013, 2014, 2015, 2021
Gold Coast, the WIFS 2021 Chapter of the Year, earned the association's top honor by succeeding in the face of pandemic challenges and being the embodiment of the 2021 national theme of resilience. The award recognizes the chapter that excels in leadership, governance, planning, programs, membership and engagement...
To Read the WIFS AdviseHER article - See Page 22.
Book Club is a member benefit and open to all members of WIFS nationally! We meet every other week on Zoom to casually discuss a book chosen and led by a book club member. By the end of 2023 we will have read 6 - 7 books!
Contact us if you want to jump in.
Books Read: Believe It, Happier Hour, Blink....
What makes WIFS Gold Coast Special? Our Programs!
We are all about WOMEN. Supporting, Mentoring, Advancing and Empowering women to be successful in insurance and financial services. Some of our past meeting topics:
· 20 Questions. What you Don’t Know Matters · Power Brand Your Business · Lessons learned during a pandemic Be Flexible · 2021 CARES Act and What it Means for Small Businesses · Cyber Protection Updates for you and your clients · Ying & Yang – Find balance in these times · Emerging Trends in Real Estate - affects business · Intentionally Own It! $100 grand ain’t what it used to be” · Genealogy- a WIFS sister’s exploration · Mental Toughness · Personality Styles
Every time you purchase raffle tickets at our monthly meetings, ½ of the proceeds is set aside for Women In Distress. At the end of the year we will present a donation check. Their Mission is to stop domestic violence abuse for everyone through intervention, education and advocacy.