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ANWC Holiday Party - Wed. December 11, 2019. Save this date and prepare for a fabulous celebration!

Attention ANWC Members: 

If you are interested in becoming a member of the American News Women's Club, please call the office at (202) 332-6770 or send us an email to

Club Hours:

Monday, Wed. 12 - 4 p.m., Fri. 12 - 2 p.m.

Phone: 202-332-6770


Our Historic Clubhouse

The ANWC Clubhouse (also known as Cranford House) is located at 1607 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC on Embassy Row and two blocks from the Dupont Circle metro. Street parking is available depending upon time of day and there are parking garages in the neighborhood. Great for seasonal events, consider booking your event today! (click here for more information)

Meet our ANWC 2019 Mission Oriented Interns!

Meet Caroline Zonts, a senior in the School of Media & Public Affairs at the George Washington University. We are thrilled to have her with us and look forward to great achievements.

Annaliese Keller is a rising junior at the George Washington University studying political science. She is a passionate supporter of the ANWC's mission to expand the advancement of women in journalism. 

And our Proud 2019 ANWC Scholarship Winners!

Jaha Knight, AU       Colleen Grablick, GWU

Programs 2019-2020 at the Clubhouse

Thurs. October 24,  6:30 p.m. Women Ambassadors: The Art of Diplomacy.

Mon. September 23, 6:30 p.m. - Celebrating 100 years of Women and the 19th Amendment. Come join Elaine Weiss, esteemed author of The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote (Viking Press) and board member Eleanor Clift, author of Founding Sisters and the Nineteeth Amendment (Wiley Publishers) for what is sure to be a lively presentation and conversation on one of the great accomplishments for women of our era.  

Popular Past Programs 

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 6:30 p.m at the Clubhouse. In celebration of Women's History Month, Dorothy Butler Gilliam, making history with her Groundbreaking Memoir.

Programs 2018

Some fabulous programs featuring barrier breaking speakers are in the works this year. Please continue to check in and see what we have in store for you.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Howard Kurtz and his take on the media in the age of Trump. 


PAST PROGRAMS: January 24, Washington insider Sally Quinn on her book "Finding Magic", Liza Mundy's November 16 "Code Girls" book discussion was very special. If you joined us October 4 for State of Education with Politico's Kimberly Hefling and Laura McGiffert Slover, CEO of Centerpoint Education, it was a stellar event.

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Scholarship Winners 2017

(left to right) Pres.NPC, Jeff Ballou, Scholarship winners Lauren Sullivan (George Mason University) and Makeda Francis, (Howard University), ANWC EIJ honoree Susan Page and ANWC Pres. Helen R. White

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The Trupps, with Sandy Trupp as our revered member and her husband Phil and daughters make membership for the ANWC a family affair. Contact the Club office if you are interested in becoming an esteemed member.

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                        ANWC 2017 GALA REGISTRATION

Welcome to our gala registration page. Here's your chance to purchase fabulous seats, tables, scholarships (new this year), door prize raffle chance and recognition in our printed and live program.

    All-Star Evening of Excellence honoring USA Today's Susan Page

Please note: Gala Registration closes Friday, April 28th COB. Please purchase seats, tables and ad listings by then. Thank you.

 Thurs. May 4th, 6:30 PM, National Press Club. Limited seating. Register below or CALL THE CLUB OFFICE - 202-332-6770 (office hours are M, W, F 10 am-2pm ) and/or pay by check or credit card directly!


Admission for one/two includes cocktails in the Holman lounge, dinner and  award program.

_____  $175 - ANWC Member seat

_____  $185 - "Friends" seat, for National Press Club, Gridiron, White House Correspondents Assoc., University Club members and special friends of Susan Page

_____  $195 - Guest seat

_____  $125 - Junior/Student seat (25 and under)

_____  $350 - Member/Guest price for two (limited availability)

____$750 - VIP "Supporter" seats (two seats with premier seating and listing in program)

_____  **$20 - "Dress For Success" Rafffle/Door Prize - Chance to win gift from all-star designer

Individual Seat options
Name on ticket (add name then add to cart/purchase)


_____ $3,500 Supporter Table
Table for 8 people and recognition in the live and printed program

_____ $10,000 Sponsoring Media Organization Table
Premier table for 10 people, recognition during the event, and prominent recognition in the printed program.

Table options

A SCHOLARSHIP  (new this year!)

_____ $3,000 Scholarship for aspiring journalist from local area universities. Includes name recognition in printed and live program

Scholarship Option

PRINTED PROGRAM: (Pay below via paypal by April 30, 2017)  and contact to clarify listing in printed program.


____ $125 Friends of Susan Page
Prominent listing in the program

____  $75  Friends of ANWC

Program Listings options


____ $2,500 Back Page

____ $2.000 Full Page

____ $1,000 Half Page

____ $  500 Quarter Page

Ad options



NOTE:  Use the "Add special instructions to the seller" field under your credit card information to indicate your name and others for whom you are making a reservation.  Please note, seats and tables will be reserved in your name for the guest list at there door.   Seating is arranged on a first reserve, first come basis and are non-refundable.


Print this page, indicate your registration preferences, and send with your check made payable to ANWC to American News Women's Club, 1607 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC 20008.


Claire Swift, 202.332-6770 or
Sandy Trupp, 202.332-6770 or


Janina Roncevic at 202-332-6770 or


The ANWC is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. The proceeds of our fundraisers help support ANWC's university journalism scholarship program, its many educational events throughout the year, and maintain the historic Club House.  This year our proceeds will go toward funding our scholarship winners from DC area journalism schools and our educational programs that support excellence in journalism.