Are you a registered Republican? Are you looking for ways to make a difference in your community and for your country? Are you committed to preserving the conservative values upon which this country was founded?

Whittier Republican Women Federated is looking for people like you who want to be informed, educated and involved in supporting the values and political processes that make this nation the best in the world.

APRIL 6, 2023 AT 5:30 P.M.

RNC California National Committeeman 2008 - Present
Past Chairman, California Republican Party, 2001

Shawn Steel’s Republican activism dates back to his teenage days. He served as High School State Chairman for Ronald Reagan. Thereafter, he was elected as Chairman of California Young Americans for Freedom (YAF). Shawn served in the California Republican Party as Treasurer, Vice Chair, and was elected Chair in 2001. As Chair, Shawn led the Grey Davis recall, the first successful recall of a governor in California history.

Born and raised in California, Shawn Steel attended Los Angeles-area public schools and earned his BA at CSU-Northridge and a Master’s in History from the University of Southern California. Shawn also later earned his Juris Doctorate and is now a California trial attorney running his own firm. He is a specialist in Health Care Law and Alternative Health Care Doctors.

He is published in numerous professional journals, newspapers and books, including the National Review, San Francisco Chronicle, San Diego Union, Los Angeles Daily Journal, California Policy Review, the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Daily News, Daily Breeze, Washington Times, the Orange County Register, the Weekly Standard, Sacramento Bee, San Jose Mercury News, and the Wall Street Journal.

Shawn has also appeared on numerous local, national, and international networks and shows including Tucker Carlson, Chris Mathews, Larry Elder, Dennis Prager, Conan Nolan, CNN-International, I-24 News, Fox, NTD-TV (worldwide), and NRP both locally and nationally. Shawn’s wife, Michelle Park Steel, was elected as Congresswoman of the 45th District in 2020.

April 6, 2023

5:00 P.M. Check in • 5:30 P.M. Welcome

The Whittier Elks Lodge
13620 Whittier Blvd
Whittier 90605

Cost: $30.00 (Increase Due To Bidenflation)

Meatloaf with mashed potatoes and green beans, salad, dinner roll,
dessert, coffee and iced tea.
Any dietary exceptions must be communicated to Linda at the
time of reservation. No changes at the door. Check or cash only, please.

Make your reservations by email through or call
Linda Martinez at (562) 754-3961. Thank you!

Important Note:
lease RSVP to Linda Martinez by noon on Tuesday, April 4,
2023. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. A reservation made and not canceled by
Wednesday, April 5, MUST STILL BE PAID.

Our vendor this month is Pat Longwell Scarves

Make your reservation and payment by clicking the below link

WRWF 2023 Scholarship Program Kicks Off! Your Support Needed

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Each year, Whittier Republican Women Federated (WRWF) awards two $1,000 scholarships to eligible Republican students to promote the continuation of our conservative ideals – the Richard M. Nixon and Cathy Vinatieri scholarships.

The Richard M. Nixon Scholarship Fund was established in 1964. The Cathy Vinatieri Scholarship was established in 2015 by Joe Vinatieri in honor of his mother, Whittier Republican Women Federated founding member Cathy Vinatieri.

The scholarships enable qualified applicants to attend a secondary learning institution of their choice, including a two- or four-year college, or certified trade school.

Opportunity for Your Family Members

Scholarship applications will be distributed to Whittier College, and Biola and Chapman Universities. One of the benefits of being a member with the WRWF is that our scholarships are available to our member's families for all levels of higher education not limited to these institutions. If you would like a scholarship application packet, please email

The deadline for the 2023 scholarships is March 31, with scholarships being awarded in June.

How You Can Help

These scholarships are made possible by generous donations from our WRWF members and friends. If you would like to make a donation to this year’s scholarships, please mail to the following address: Whittier Republican Women Federated, Attention: Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 16, Whittier, CA 90608. You can also send your donation via the website at (or by clicking on the “Donate” button below) and a receipt will be sent to your email address. Please note that it is a scholarship donation in the comments box.

If you have questions about the scholarships, please email

Thank you for helping WRWF support students who are committed to the Republic philosophy and values!


Whittier Republican Women Federated is a political organization. We provide opportunities for involvement with like-minded people who share the Republican philosophy. Founded in 1955, we are an affiliate of the National Federation of Republican Women. The Federation is a grassroots political group and is one of the largest and most influential women’s political organizations in the country.

We help elect Republican candidates and take an active role on issues and legislation. We educate and inform our members and our communities. We empower our women members, associate members which includes all people and our youth, of all ethnicities and backgrounds in the political process.

Visitors are welcome to attend our meetings. We are a friendly and hospitable organization. Please join us to learn more about our activities and how, together, we can make a difference.