Industry News 5/15/2014

WIN: On your marks, get set, Bid! OIWC Announces Spring Auction

On your marks, get set, Bid! OIWC Announces Spring Auction
Support diversity in the workplace by bidding on your favorite gear
Press Release from OIWC

Boulder, Colorado -- May 15, 2014 -- The Outdoor Industries Women’s Coalition (OIWC) is excited to announce the launch of the Third Annual Spring Auction.  Outdoor enthusiasts are encouraged to visit the online auction to support workplace diversity while getting great deals on their favorite clothing and gear.  Act fast, the auction closes on May 21 at 12:00p.m. sharp (mountain standard time)!

The auction is 100% online and is open to everyone!
Auction Link: 
http://ow.ly/wN7aM

Supporters can bid on great items such a K2 snowboard package, six-day river rafting trip, bicycles, camping gear, performance wear and more.   Companies who support OIWC’s mission of inclusion and diversity in the workplace have generously donated more than 80 items to ensure there is something for everyone in the auction.  "The online auction is one of my favorite fundraisers,” says Hillary Harding, Development Director of the OIWC. “It is a great way for all outdoor enthusiasts to buy quality gear while supporting many of the programs that OIWC offers women including educational sessions, mentor programs and advocacy."

About OIWC

The Outdoor Industries Women’s Coalition is a nonprofit member association that provides professional development, education and leadership programming that promotes women’s advancement.  OIWC is the trusted resource for best practices and industry models around gender equity, respect and inclusion and is the only national organization dedicated to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion by expanding opportunities for women in the Outdoor, Snow, Bike and Run industries.  To learn more about corporate or individual membership, visit
www.oiwc.org.

Connect
Facebook.com/OIWC.FanPage
Twitter @oiwc