Coming Soon: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018 - A Golden Holiday Soiree!

Author Joseph Dalton captures the essence of Washington Post's original Society Editor, Hope Ridings Miller, in Dalton's newly released biography, Washington's Golden Age.

Contact the Club office (202-332-6770) to reserve early.  Buffet dinner and live music. 

Meet our ANWC 2018 Scholarship Winners

Riddhi Sarkar, AU, Felicia Kalkman, GW and Courtney Rozen, AU

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.



2017-2018 Membership Renewals are out. If you did not receive yours, you can download here:  Send in your renewal today!

Meet our Interns

Blair Abington, Lily Chorches, Gianna Rago and Shelby Weathers from AU's Washington Mentorship Program.

 Historic Clubhouse

The ANWC Clubhouse 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.

Club Hours: M, T, W, F 10:30 am - 2:30 PM Phone: 202-332-6770, Email:

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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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History in the Making: Cranford House

 Cranford House: Home to the American News Women's Club

ANWC is located at 1607 22nd Street, NW, Washington, DC 20008 at 22nd Street and Florida Ave., on Embassy Row between the Bulgarian and Estonian Embassies.  For use for an event contact Regular  office hours are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 10a-4p and move to summer hours in June. Call us at 202-332-6770 or e-mail us Street parking is available but limited depending on time of day. Parking garages are nearby on Mass. Avenue. Allow yourself time to park.


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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Welcome to our 2018 benefit award dinner registration page. Here's your chance to purchase fabulous seats, tables, scholarships, and recognition in our printed and live program. We are pleased to honor Ann Curry!!

    Honoring Ann Curry for Excellence in Journalism 2018

Please note: Gala Registration closes Monday, April 23, at noon. Please purchase seats, tables, and ad listings by this date. Thank you. Seating is arranged based on category and date reserved and all purchases are non-refundable.  There are no tickets only reservations.

 Wed. May 9, 6:30 p.m., National Press Club. Limited seating. Register below or Call the Club office at 202-332-6770 (office hours are M, W, F 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.) and/or pay by check or credit card below!

INDIVIDUAL SEATS - Admission for one/two includes cocktail reception, dinner and award program.

_____  $175 - ANWC Member seat  

_____  $200 - Guest seat 

_____  $195 - "Friends" seat, for members of National Press Club, Gridiron, International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF), Politico's Women Rule, White House Correspondents Assoc., University Club and special friends of Ann Curry

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

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

Individual Seat options
Name on ticket

***Please note: After successful completion of payment below via paypal, please call Adam Easter at 202-332-6770 or e-mail,, with names and or/lists for seating.)


_____ $10,000 Anchor Table 
Premier table for 10 people and prominent recognition in the live and printed program

_____ $5,000 Headliner Table 
Table for 8 people and recognition in the printed and live program

_____ $3,000 Producer Table
Table for 8 people and mentioned in the printed and live program

Table options


_____ $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 23, 2018)  and contact to clarify listing in printed program.


____ $125 Friends of Ann Curry     ____  $75  Friends of ANWC
Prominent listing in the program

Program Listings options
Name in program


____ $2,500 Back Page  ____ $2,000 Full Page  ____ $1,000 Half Page  ____ $500 Quarter Page

*Please submit art and graphics by April 23 at noon (

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.


Adam Easter, phone 202-332-6770 or email

The ANWC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Our proceeds help support ANWC's university journalism scholarships.