DSC01177 The Chelmsford Women of Today was recognized by the United States Women of Today and the Massachusetts Women of Today.

US President Joyce Harpster awarded 6 local members with the Presidential Pin: Anne Dumke, Marcia Allison, Pam Morrison, Irene Masson, Donna Severs and Shelley Snider.  Pam Morrison and Anne Dumke received Outstanding Local Officer awards and Chelmsford was recognized for their Domestic Violence Awareness programs.DSC01200

Massachusetts Women of Today awarded Outstanding Rookie of the Year to Shelley Snider; Outstanding Member of the Year to Irene Masson and Unsung Hero to Marcia Allison. 13 CWOT members received recognition for Sharing the Vision.

Chelmsford awarded Anne Dumke Officer of the Year.  Donna Severs and Irene Masson each received Chairperson of the Year.

Congratulations to all members for the accomplishments of the chapter during the 2015-2016 year.

Year-end Banquet

We will be holding our yearend banquet June 1st at 4pm. Menu includes vegetable lasagna and members are asked to bring an appetizer or dessert. Please contact Candy to let her know you are planning on attending and what you would like to bring.

This is always a great time so we hope to see you there to help celebrate our great successes of this past year, welcome our new members and install our new officers for 2014-2015

Fit & Festive Challenge

Hello Massachusetts Women of Today!

With Thanksgiving here, it is time to roll out the Fit & Festive challenge we discussed at the October state meeting.

Your challenge: for 21 days in row, practice 1 healthy habit (or more).  Link to Tracking sheet is below.

Outcome: At the end of this challenge you will likely feel good about your accomplishment, and your decision to make healthy choices during the busy holiday season.

Prize: on or before Monday, January 15, 2014 send your completed tracker to me (Lucy Kelliher), or send an email telling me what healthy habit(s) you practiced for 21 days straight in December.

All who participate in this challenge will be recognized at the February state meeting, and will be entered into a raffle for the chance to win a fabulous prize!

I hope you enjoy the challenge!


MAWT Programming Manager

Fit & Festive Tracking Sheet 2013



Friday, September 12, 7:00pm – You are invited to Game Night at Kathy S’s.  The game of the evening will be ‘Apples to Apples’.  You do not need to know how to play to attend, snack and laugh.  Bring a snack, dessert or beverage to share.  RSVP by phone or email to Kathy Simmons  and let her know what you would like to bring.

Who Are We?

The Chelmsford Women of Today is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to providing community service, encourages personal growth, and fosters warm fellowship. We are a local chapter of the Massachusetts Women of Today, an affiliate of the United States Women of Today.

The United States Women of Today was established in 1985, and currently has 12 member states and around 2,800 members across the nation. There is also a sister chapter on the Mediterranean Island of Cyprus.

Despite our name, Chelmsford residency is not required and membership is open to any person at least 18 years of age.

We are a dynamic and diverse organization interested in the betterment of our community. We are not politically or religiously affiliated; we like to organize community events, sponsor public speakers and forums and raise funds for charities.  We challenge ourselves to improve our skills, develop new talents and plan social events.

We volunteer our time and members can be as involved as much as they want. The wide range of opportunities offered by the Women of Today make us a unique organization. There is something for everyone and new ideas are always welcome. Keep reading to learn more.