The Trusteeship
International Women's Foundation

Since 1979, The Trusteeship has linked prominent women leaders from diverse fields and industries in Southern California to engage and connect.

Bordertown Now – Pasadena Playhouse – June 1

The Trusteeship enjoyed a special dinner and talk at The Valley Hunt Club followed by a performance of “Bordertown Now” at the beautiful Pasadena Playhouse! Danny Feldman, the Pasadena Playhouse’s Producing Artistic Director joined The Trusteeship at the lovely Valley …

Paula Holt – Dine-Around – May 20

Trusteeship sisters joined Paula Holt for a lovely Midday Dine-Around on Sunday, May 20th. Paula reports, “It was a fabulous get together and rich discussion about the importance of Los Angeles as a cultural center, and how the fine and …

The Sisters Rosensweig at SCR – May 17

The Trusteeship enjoyed a delightful talk and dinner at the Center Club in Costa Mesa with Literary Associate, Kat Zukaitis, a member of South Coast Repertory’s Literary Staff as well as with Managing Director, Paula Tomei. Our fun dinner was …

LEF Awardee Luncheon – May 12

The Meredith MacRae Empowerment Award recognizes prominent women humanitarian leaders who are changing lives around the globe through innovative and results-driven work. CRITERIA FOR AN AWARDEE: Unique visionary  Impact on the lives of others, especially women or girls Major international …

Upcoming Events

  1. Tish Nettleship – Dine-Around – July 11

    July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. MUSE/IQUE – The Huntington – July 28

    July 28 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Trusteeship Board of Directors Meetings – 2018


Saturday, July 14 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Saturday, October 13 10:00 am – 12:00 pm



IWF Conferences

Miami, Florida: October 24-26, 2018 – IWF World Leadership Conference

Barcelona, Spain: April 2019 – IWF Cornerstone Conference

Toronto, Canada: November 13-15, 2019 – IWF World Leadership Conference

Vienna, Austria: May 2020 – IWF Cornerstone Conference

Detroit, Michigan: October 7-9, 2020 – IWF World Leadership Conference


“Joining The Trusteeship has truly changed my life for the better in ways I could never have predicted. It has opened up an entirely new world by broadening my circle of friends beyond work colleagues to include some of the kindest and most accomplished women in Southern California.”

– Gale Anne