Washington Women in Trades is an organization of tradeswomen, tradeswomen want-to-bes, apprentices, journey level workers, advocates, teachers, supporters and retired workers.
We produce a variety of events throughout the year, we inspire women to consider skilled trade careers and we offer career support to others.
Become a Lifetime Member!
Be a card-carrying member of Washington Women in Trades! Membership entitles you to regular information, a snazzy membership card to show off your affiliation and the satisfaction that you're part of group that supports workplace equality.
$50 for Working Tradeswomen
$50 for Advocates, Instructors, Coordinators
$25 for Apprentices, Unemployed Tradeswomen, Rosies and Retirees
Stuff we do...
Virtual Monthly Meetings
General meetings are held on the 3rd Thursdays/month. Open discussion, networking, etc.
Board Meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month: Plan events, vote on funding and and help decide the path of our 40-year-old organization over a quick, light meal. We welcome members to join in and move up to leadership positions.
Two major, annual events:
Trades Fair - Held in Spring, celebrating over 4 decades! More info here
Attend as a participant--it’s FREE! Stroll past hands-on exhibits demonstrating the trades careers at dozens of unions, corporations and public agencies.
Attend as an exhibitor; the fee covers either an indoor space or an outside area for trucks and equipment.
Dream Big Dinner - held in November since 2007 - More info here
Our gala event, the Dream Big Dinner is designed to honor past, current and future trades women. Celebrate with friends and colleagues at a lovely buffet dinner in a great venue.
Washington Women in Trades work matters, not just to the individual women, but to an entire community.
Here's that link again: Join HERE!