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.

PRISM – LA Opera – Cocktail Reception – December 1

Opera adventurers gathered at Trusteeship member Beth Morrison’s eclectic loft in DTLA’s Arts District for wine, food, and thought provoking discussion prior to heading to the Redcat theater for the premier of the riveting new opera – Prism – part …

London – Hadestown Weekend – November 8 – 12

The reveiws are in and are smashing! A group of eight Southern California Trusteeship members and some of their friends enjoyed a whirlwind excursion to London, England where the focus of the trip was catching the pre-release show of member …

Joni Mitchel Tribute Concert – November 6

Talk about ticket of the year! It would have been nearly impossible to get your hands on tickets to the Joni Mitchell Tribute Concert, but because Trusteeship members, Rachel Moore and Lisa Specht have impeccable contacts (they are the contacts!) …

Eve Kurtin – Dine-Around – October 30

The Dine-Around on Halloween eve at Eve Kurtin’s beautiful home was a wonderful affair! Eve welcomes about 350 trick or treaters at her home so she was well stocked in goblins and treats. Karen Caplan, Martha De Laurentiis, Rabbi Laura …

Upcoming Events

  1. New Member Reception – Annual Celebration

    January 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Trusteeship Board of Directors Meetings – 2019


Saturday, January 26, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Saturday, April 6, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Saturday, July 13, 10:00am – 12:00pm

Saturday, August 24, 10:00am – 3:00pm (Board Retreat)

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



IWF Conferences

Barcelona, Spain: April 2019 – IWF Cornerstone Conference

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

London, United Kingdom: May 13-15, 2020 – IWF Cornerstone Conference

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


“The Trusteeship has introduced me to great role models, lent encouragement when needed, and challenges us to be better. The unique experiences, conversations, and shared stories keep The Trusteeship an integral part of my life.”

– Melinda