Founded in 1950, the Republican Women's Club is the oldest and largest Republican club in Sarasota. We are only Republican Women's club in Sarasota County chartered by the Republican Party of Florida.
We meet the first Friday of the month from September through May. Our programs feature speakers and topics affecting the political, social and civic needs of Sarasota County.
About the RWCS
The Republican Women’s Club of Sarasota is dedicated to strengthening the Republican Party by educating our community about important local, state and national issues and encouraging political engagement among conservative women.
We create a space to facilitate discussions, inspire action and give Republican candidates a platform to share their ideas. With dedicated volunteers and an emphasis on philanthropy, we strive to make a positive political impact in Sarasota and beyond.
Educating and empowering strong, conservative women.
Our Board 2022-2024
RWCS Board with Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody (center) at August 2022 luncheon
Lourdes Ramirez, President
Tracy DeRamo, 1st Vice President
Leslie Williams, 2nd Vice President
Joyce Payne, Recording Secretary
Caroline Jones, Correspondence Secretary
Peggy Wells, Treasurer