BPW Franklin meets on the 4th Wednesday of the month (Feb – Nov) at The Franklin Club, 7 Station Rd,
Pukekohe from 6:30pm.Dinner is a 2 course buffet dinner with tea and coffee, generally at a cost of $30.
BPW Franklin has around 30 members with our most senior BPW Franklin members belonging to the club
for over 30 years (and actually formed the club). Our members come from a diverse range of working
backgrounds, however any woman (whether in paid employment or not) is welcome to join the club.
The common thread is all of our members are committed to empowering women and advocating on their behalf.
Franklin BPW prides itself on being active in advocacy by developing and presenting resolutions to BPW
NZ’s national conference, and thereby lobbying government for improvements in the lives of women and
girls. Some resolutions have gone on to be presented at International level by BPW NZ with global
significance. BPW Franklin is proud of its high success rate with its resolutions at a national and
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We meet on the 4th Wednesday of each month at the The Franklin Club. We have fellowship for the first half hour then a dinner, guest speaker followed by a short meeting.
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If you are a woman at any stage of your life or career, then you are a potential member and we look
forward to meeting you before too long. Please have a look at the information on the website and also our
Facebook page. If you would like to know more, please contact us and come along to one of our meetings.