The Mahoning Valley Chapter of Empowering Women is presenting a special luncheon program from noon to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 8 at the Davis Family YMCA, 45 McClurg Road, Boardman.
Entitled ''Women Inspiring Women,'' the program will feature presentations by Gina Pastella, PHR at VEC Inc., a director of strategic engagement and full-circle leadership coach; Melinda Givens of Compass Family and Community Services; and Greg Smith, chairman of the board of Compco Industries.
Those wishing to attend can register online at youngstownYMCA.org and click on ''Empowering Women'' under news and events.
There is a fee of $10 that includes a box lunch supplied by Gordy's Specialty Market.
Attendees are requested to bring items to be donated to Compass Family and Community Services. Suggested items include women's fall clothing or a bag with shampoo and conditioner, deodorant, toothbrush and toothpaste.