With Heartfelt Sympathy, we share the news of Mary Baquera’s Passing

We are sad to share the news that Mary Baquera, long-time member and past president (2009-2010), passed away on Saturday, March 16th. 

The family of our beloved Mary Baquera, long time member and Past President, let us know her funeral mass will be Wednesday, April 3, 10 AM, at All Saints Catholic Church (1415 Dakota St). 

Keep Mary and her family in your thoughts and prayers.

Youth Opera of El Paso

The Woman’s Club of El Paso was so delighted to have the Youth Opera of El Paso perform twice recently at our beautiful club house. The stage and acoustics were the perfect showcase for these incredibly talented actors.

Congratulations to this very gifted group!

New Member Luncheon

Posted June 13, 2023 by admin & filed under Club NewsHomeUncategorized.

The Woman’s Club of El Paso hosted a wonderful lunch to officially welcome and introduce the newest members. These are new members of Woman’s Club:

Meyessa Collins, Lynn Cordova, Molly Downing

Jennifer Favor Howell, Sandra Greenberg

Jody Kotys, Kim LaVelle, Janet Lynch, Liliana Mireles Blanco

Marlina Parsons, Mary Prezioso, Laurel Roberts, Gloria Talavera

Roxanne Varela and Mirna Naylor.

The new members were also treated to an orientation from Carolyn Breck, covering the long and vibrant history of over 100 years of the The Woman’s Club of El Paso‘s involvement in and commitment to the growth of El Paso.

Jean Y. Ames

Posted June 5, 2023 by admin & filed under Club NewsHome.

With deepest sadness, we share the news that Jean Y. Ames passed away on Monday, May 15, 2023. Jean was a long time member and most loved friend to all at the Woman’s Club of El Paso.

” Jean, you will be dearly missed my friend! You were a force of nature, a strong passionate caring woman who was a star on any stage in our community. Your contributions to the Womans Club of El Paso as President will always be remembered and honored. We will never forget you!”

Sara Long

President, Woman’s Club of El Paso

Board of Directors 2023 – 2024

Posted June 2, 2023 by Molly Downing & filed under Club NewsHome.

Our 2023 – 2024 Board

On May 3rd the new Board for the Woman’s Club of El Paso was installed. Taking their positions for our 2023 – 2024 year are:
President – Sara Long
President Elect – JP Rogers
Immediate Past President – Margie Davis
1st Vice President – Jackie Morgan – Tomko
2nd Vice President – Fay LaFon
3rd Vice President – Jennie Larder
Recording Secretary – Frieda Voeks
Corresondence Secretary – Patricia Cunningham
Treasurer – Jeri Vines
Assistant Treasurer – Sharon Endlich
Parliamentarian – Lillian Crouch

Serving as Board Directors are:  Dr. Sherry Miles-Bonart, Carolyn Breck, Sonnie Gavin, Mary Railey, Cristina Palmer, Jennifer Favor-Howell, Susan Bennett, Suzanne Hobson, Pamela Round, Jane Berrier, Meyessa Collins, Jody Kotys, Yamille ”Millie” Nabhan, Dr. Olga Liguori, and Molly Downing.

Serving as Auxiliary Chairs:
Joan Forestal – Arts & Crafts
Judith Zar – Book Club
Maria Ortiz – Klein – Junior Woman’s Club of El Paso, President

“…, I was honored to be installed as the President of the Woman’s Club of El Paso.  This is an amazing opportunity to work for my historic organization, founded in 1894 and whose clubhouse is the oldest clubhouse built in the state of Texas for women (1916). My mission is to celebrate the women of the Pass, the women of the past and the women who will continue to blaze trails now and in the future. Humbled and excited, it’s the old Sara Jeanne on a new journey!”    
– Sara Long