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The dream began in 1978...

 

The dream began in 1978 after first New York Deaf women’s conference in New York City in 1977 and then Upstate New York Deaf Women’s conference in 1979 sponsored by Empire State Association of the Deaf and NTID.

Herstory

1979

Upstate New York Deaf Women’s conference committee with guest speaker

1981

First Deaf Women Rochester’s logo and Deaf Women Rochester Founders. 

1981

DWR Co-Founders.

1986

First Annual Fall Kickoff.

1986

DWR Reactivated with a Tea Party 1986.

1991

 

First Deaf Women Rochester board. 

1997

DWR retreat at Camp Mark Seven.

1997

Deaf Women United Conference. 

1997

Planning committee for 1997 DWU conference. 

2006

Breast Cancer Walk. 

2008

Red Hot Ladies Society.

2018

Cookies swap and board games. 

2019

Rock painting