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.

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 …

’18 Hollywood Retreat – April 13-15

The most sought after ticket of the year ~ the 2018 Hollywood Retreat! Retreats have traditionally been a wonderful experience where Trusteeship members connect, learn and grow as well as being the Tie-That-Binds long term and substantive relationships with your …

Santa Barbara Holiday Party – March 30

Hostesses Sara Miller McCune and Dorothy Largay were finally able to celebrate “the season” with their Trusteeship sisters at Sara’s lovely home in what proved to be the most rescheduled party in Trusteeship history.  All joking aside, Santa Barbara sustained …

Joyce Rey Dine-Around – March 26

Joyce invited nine lucky Trusteeship members to her Beverly Hills home for a lovely Dine-Around for those who like good food, good conversation and have a great sense of humor. It was shared: It was such a pleasure to be …

Upcoming Events

  1. Pasadena Playhouse Performance – Bordertown Now – June 1

    June 1 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  2. LA84 – Focus on 2028 Olympics

    June 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Judy Frank – Dine Around – June 20

    June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. Tish Nettleship – Dine-Around – July 11

    July 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 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


“I am cloistered in my medical world. If not presented with a large, prospective, randomized study I question the evidence and relevance of many medical and societal conclusions. The Trusteeship is neither large nor randomized, but it is the most relevant, outstanding and compassionate women I have ever met.”

– Judith