"A Diamond Award Winning Club"

                    2016/17, 2018/19

Chartered in 1965

Assembly District 65, Senate District 29, Congressional District 39

  Next General Meeting-


             Coyote Hills Golf Course

           1440 E. Bastanchury Rd., Fullerton




              Guest Speaker- 

        Mr. Michael Ramirez


    We are honored to present Michael Ramirez, two-      time Pulitzer Prize winning political cartoonist and       keen observer of what's happening on the national

    and local political scene. Mr. Ramirez is a fabulous        speaker  with great insight and humor. He will have      books  available for purchase and signing, which            will make excellent Christmas gifts!

      Join us for a beautiful luncheon, comaraderie,              holiday singers, shopping and opportunity prizes,          as we end a successful 2019 as we welcome in the          holidays,  install our  new 2020 officers, and  look          forward to a great 2020!!!   


Congratulaltions to our 2020 Executive Board !

  On Oct. 23, our members voted for the following to lead us in 2020- Well done, and we thank these    wonderful ladies for stepping up! 


  Co-Presidents- Barbara Kummert and Alesa Krull

  Co-1st VP's/ Programs - Antoinette Brown and Martha Lace

  Co-2nd VP's/ Membership - Susan Hirzel and Natalia Foley

  3rd VP/ Ways and Means - Cindy von Coelln

  Treasurer- Joany Chou

  Co- Secretary-ies- Carol Bruns and Judy Manilisay


This board will be appoinnting committees/chairs after Hollyberry- let them know you want to help your club! E-mail "rwffullerton@gmail.com"   - be part of the team!


Annual Membership Fees:

Regular Member: $30

*Student Membership: $15

     * Associate Membership: $15 

(Associates are gentlemen, or women

who are members of another RWF club)


Click here to download & print

membership application

Our meetings are held the 4th Wed. monthly except July, Aug.,Nov.

 11:30 am -1:30 pm- Jan, Feb, Apr,        June, Sept.

  5:30-7:30 pm -Mar., May, Oct.

  Apr., /Dec are Special meetings TBA


  Our club was recognized at the NFRW Bi-ennial Convention in Indianapolis as one of the most accomplished clubs in the country with the DIAMOND AWARD, the highest achievement ward possible. This is only the 2nd time in  our 54 years that we have

 achieved this (first time was 2016-2017). The award goes to clubs that met certain benchmarks for membership, volunteerism, community efforts,campaign activities, and other categories.

                                  CONGRATS TO US ALL!!!!

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Click on above article to read at "CFRW.org"

  As an FRWF and Federation member, you have access to find out about and attend  interesting events from all of our sister clubs! Just visit the websites of other clubs   to see what they are doing!  

You can search for other clubs at     www.cfrw.org, and you can find event listings from multiple clubs at OCGOP.org

As a Fullerton RWF member, you also get info from CFRW (Calif. Federation of Republican Women-"www.cfrw.org") and NFRW (Nat'l Federation of Republican Women-"www.nfrw.org"). Go to each website and request a log in password. Once you get logged in, you will be on their email list AND have access to an amazing amount of info.!

Be a doer,  not a whiner!  There are many volunteer opportunities to help take back California! Contact the OCGOP "www.ocgop.org" to volunteer, help with campaigns,  many other activities! Or contact Cynthia Thacker to help register voters on a regular basis-"cynrethkr@yahoo.com"

Do you know a college-age registered Republican woman who might like a free membership to our club? If so, click here! This is a great way to get young Republican women to learn about the Federation. Must be a Calif. resident/college student.

Websites for latest news:




or click here to go to our newsletter page for past copies

                   HAPPY  BIRTHDAY WISHES to : 

                                                                                      CFRW NEWS


The CFRW Spring Conference, held in Santa Ana MAy 31-June 2, provided some great commaraderie from our sisters throughout the state, and many learning opportunities ! OVer 200 Republican Women and 65 clubs represented!

Below- Recognition of your CFRW BOD and Standing Committee Chairs- any familiar faces?

As always, a rousing presentation by Shawn Steel, Committeeman for CRP and former chair

 A strong panel discussion MC'd by Hon. Mimi Walters, and including (L-R) Jessica Patterson, CRP Chairwoman; Hon. Michelle Steel, OC Supervisor, Hon. Young Kim, candidate for 39 Dist Congressional District, and Hon. Tara Campbell, Mayor of Yorba Linda

Who knew we had so much artistic talent in our club??!! Our fundraiser "Paint and Sip" at Pinot's Palette sold out quickly and everyone had fun, and came home with a beautiful piece of artwork!  Due to the positive feedback, there will be another one soon!  

 Thanks to the efforts of co-3rd VP's/ Ways and Means Cindy von Coelln and Bev Gunter for this fun afternoon!

                       SAVE THE DATE !!! 

                            Upcoming events of interest!


 Black Bear Diner Fundraiser- Tuesday, Nov. 5, 4-8 pm- 1011 N. Harbor Blvd. Tell all your friends and neighbors to come to Black Bear Diner to eat in or take out ( they can phone in their order, too for pick up!). A percentge of all orders placed between 4-8 pm will be donated to our club. You have to eat anyway, right?  Make something besides the calories add up!


HOLLYBERRY LUNCHEON- Dec. 11- 10:45-3 pm- GUEST SPEAKER- Michael Ramirez- Pulitzer Prize-winning Political Cartoonist! - Arrive early to get best seating (no reserved seating), shop, mingle. Coyote Hills Golf Course- 1440 E. BAstanchury Rd., Fullerton. Cost-$55.00 per person.





WANT TO GET INVOLVED in ensuring our elections are fair and honest? Check out 

ELECTION INTEGRITY PROJECT, California, for many volunteer opportunities, including training, to help observe polling places, and ballot signature comparisons. "www.electionintegrityproject.com".

Training classes being offerred now

Contact Katherine Gerdis, OC Coordinator



              FRWF GOALS :

  • ​To inform and serve our community     

  • To retain and increase our membership through regular communication and activities.

  • To increase active communications with our elected officials.

  • To support the Republican Party through registration of voters and volunteering.

  • To support several scholarship funds and community endeavors for young people.



 The Election Integrity Project Ca. is looking for people to help clean up Ca. voter rolls. If you care about this, and can be part of a team making phone calls to verify voter reg. info., PLEASE contact Katherine Gerdis- EIPCa. -"katherinejgerdis@gmail.com". She is looking for teams in local areas. EIPCa. is a non-partisan all volunteer group.

website: www.eip-ca.com                                



     Gretchen Cox                                                         Susan Hirzel

   Welcome to the Fullerton Republican

   Women's website! We are so glad you found us!

   We invite you to look around and see what we are about, and to make plans to visit us in person soon!

   What can you expect from a club like  ours?

      1) Education on political issues locally and at                  the federal level, and info on many events you

   might like to attend at the local, county, state and              national level.

      2) Meet candidates and elected officials.

      3) Forge friendships with like-minded women.

      4) Support the community and local non-profits             in an effort to make our area a better place.


    Who is regularly at our meetings and events?                  Local   business owners, elected officials,                        retirees, working women and stay-at-home                      moms who all share the desire to learn more                 and do more to promote conservative                              initiatives  and values. If you are a registered                  Republican,  we welcome you to join us!

    We welcome all ages and all ethnicities.


      Please feel free to reach out to us if you have 

    any questions that aren't answered here, at 


    We look forward to meeting you!


   Gretchen Cox and Susan Hirzel, co-Presidents-FRWF

 Our mascot "ELLIE"  needs to eat!  She will gratefully accept your loose change  at the check-in table when you come to general meetings! Money will be used to support club needs. 

  We hope you like the new look of the FRWF website. This is an ever-evolving work in progress! Your feedback is important-let us know your thoughts and suggestions, and if you have web/editing skills,  please volunteer to help!!!   

Contact Gretchen at  714-767-8986/     "rwffullerton@gmail.com"

 STAY CONNECTED- Check out  these links for more info:
Find us on :
Facebook- RWFFullerton
- our club on CFRW
Email us at "RWFfullerton@gmail.com"