The Highland Lakes chapter of the Texas Democratic Women will gather for the first luncheon of 2015 on Thursday, January 22nd. The gathering will take place at Hidden Falls Restaurant, 220 Meadowlakes Dr., in Meadowlakes community, Marble Falls. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. A short business meeting will be conducted at approximately 11:45 and a guest speaker introduced at noon.
This month’s guest speakers are Annette Emery, a retired Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and Fiona McInally, who practices law and co-leads Women of Vision, an advocate and action group addressing women’s issues and human trafficking. These women are volunteers for Allies Against Slavery, a nonprofit charitable organization in Austin. The mission of the organization is to help communities create holistic solutions to human trafficking and modern slavery.