Travel Around the World

February 11, 2014  | GW Event

Take a trip around the world just by coming to Saint Louis! GW will be hosting a GW Auction and Party on Thursday, March 6th before the Summit. You will have an opportunity to bid on items from all over the world! It will be a casual evening of fun! This pre-summit event is open to all even if you cannot attend the Global Women Summit! Come bid on items from our global partners and the countries where we work, enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres, connect with GW friends, and meet Natasha from Beginning of Life (Moldova). The event will be held on Thursday, March 6th from 6:30-8:30pm at Kirkwood Baptist Church in St. Louis. If you have not already signed up for the GW Summit, click here for all the information you will need! Here is a little sneak peek at some of the auction items:

1. Handmade quilt or wall hanging made from fabrics around the world! AfricanQuilt

2. Hand-painted, chamotte clay tea set from Moldova.


3. Traditional teapot made of multi-colored stones and brass from Nepal. MetalTeaPot 4. Hand-carved soapstone sculpture of mother and baby from Haiti.


5. Hand-painted batik from Nepal.


6. Jade necklace, bracelet, and earring set from Myanmar.


7. Handmade 100% wool felt nativity set from Nepal.


FeltNativity 8. Mother with baby dressed in kitenge cloth from Uganda.