The Women Republicans of Cleveland County (WeROCC)
will host their monthly meeting
on Thursday April 11th at 7pm at the VFW Post 4066
near downtown Shelby
(855 W Sumter St, Shelby, NC 28150).
Our speaker will be
Victoria Nwasike, JD, MPP
Our featured speaker will be Victoria Nwasike, JD, MPP. She is active as the Immediate Past President of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Republican Women’s Club and is a past fellow and serves on the Leadership Council for the N.C. Institute of Political Leadership. Additionally, she served as an Executive Board Member for the Mecklenburg Republican Party, and an Executive Committee Member for the 9th Congressional District and North Carolina Republican Party. Victoria is also a member of the Black Political Caucus in Charlotte.
Victoria is Founder and President of Goldencrest Global, aiding organizations in the areas of general and international business expansion and economic development. Victoria is Vice Chair of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Planning Commission, responsible for growth and development in the city through planning. Victoria is active in her community, serving as Board Chair of South Charlotte Partners, an advocacy organization for the South Charlotte Region and the Ballantyne Breakfast Club – an area information forum focusing on planning & development, education, transportation, and safety. Victoria is a member of various business and civic organizations, including the Charlotte Regional Business Alliance, a board member for the Carolina World Trade Association, and a member of the School Leadership Team for Polo Ridge Elementary. Through her community activity, Victoria has been featured in the Charlotte Observer, Charlotte Business Journal, Ballantyne Magazine, and South Charlotte Weekly. She was also featured by WCCB in honor of Black History Month, serves as a guest contributor on WCCB Rising, and appeared on“Bottom Line” with Joe Stewart.Victoria holds a Juris Doctor from Drake University Law School where she graduated with High Honors in 2008. Victoria also holds a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from George Mason University where she studied abroad at The University of Oxford, England, completing the Global Strategy; Institutional Development & Political Economy Seminar Series. Victoria completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Central Florida in 2000.
For more information please visit our Facebook page, website WeROCC.com or email at email@example.com.
Welcome to the Women Republicans of Cleveland County (WeROCC) website!
Our club centers on promoting a politically educated public and supporting Republican candidates.
We consist both regular and associate members.
If you are a registered Republican, we have a place for you!
We are a fun, caring, and involved group.
We would love to meet you!
Tanzy Wallace and Ted Alexander nominated by the NAACP for their image award for Political Involvement in Cleveland County on June 2, 2018. Surrounded by WeROCC supporters. Congratulations!
The Federation of Republican Women presented a 2018 Tribute to Women Award on May 11, 2018 to our WeROCC President, Marge Hooper, in recognition of all her hard work for the NCFRW and the Republican Party.
On Saturday May 19, 2018, Republician Initiative Training that took place in Shelby hosted by Brad Overcash. WeROCC was present on the Front Row as well as other women from Rutherford County and Gaston County,as well as our our NCFRW President, Pat Smith.As NCFRW members. We Support School Safety.
WeROCC was presented with the GOLD ACHEVEMENT Award by the National Federation of Republican Women to acknowledge a sucessful 2016-17.
In support of expectant mothers, WeROCC sponsored a table at the annual fundraiser for the Pregnancy Resource Center held at the First Baptist Church in Kings Mountain.
A group of WeROCC Women (and a friend) attended the performance ofthe US Air Force Heritage of America Band on 4/13/2018.
On May 8, 2018 Ted Alexander, the Republican winner of the NC District 44 primary spoke at our May WeROCC meeting.
WeROCC donaated the NFRW edition of the book "Little Miss Patriot" to the Cleveland Country Library on April 13, 2018.
On April 22, 2018 WeROCC hosted a NC SENTATE forum for Ted Alexander, David Curtis and Martin Oakes
Besides direct involvement in politics, our club does numerous public service projects for our state and local communities. Such as packing Care Packages for our Troops who are and about to be deployed. In the past year, we had a social gathering at the Equestrian Center and a fall retreat to the mountains.
. We like to attend as many parades and festivals as we can in Cleveland County.
We collectively work towards uniting women as a force to positively impact the direction of our nation, while also advancing the power of women through political access and participation. Whether you're interested in simply becoming more informed, helping inform the public, supporting candidates, running for office yourself, or becoming part of your county or state Republican Party structure, you will find what you need with the Women Republicans of Cleveland County, a federated Club in the North Carolina Federation of Republican Women and National Federation of Republican Women.
We offer information, programs and privileges to our members while drawing on their collective talents, ideas, and desire to participate. From lawyers, doctors, and teachers to politicians, housewives, and grandmothers, we attract women from all walks of life.
Among our members are elected officials or party leaders at the national, state, and local levels and together we strengthen our Republican Party, empower Republican women, and create a better future for our children and grandchildren. Full members include Besty Harnage, our first female Republican Register of Deeds, and Susan Allen, Vice-Chair Cleveland County Commissioner. Associate Members include Cleveland County Commissioners Ronnie Whetstine and Doug Bridges; Kelly Hastings NC House of Representatives. At times, these elected officials have attended our WeROCC meetings.
We look forward to meeting you at WeROCC!