Frequently Asked Questions
What is Polish & American WE?
Polish & American WE is a professional women’s network for women in United States and Poland, we are dedicated to the economic engagement and advancement of women in both countries.
What’s so great about networking?
Networking has been cited as the No. 1 “unwritten rule of success” in business. And when it comes to connecting our members with experts and leaders in their fields, our organization is second to none. If you believe, like we do, that networking is key to professional success—and that it is a skill that can unlock countless of foreseen and unforeseen opportunities—then you are a natural fit for Ellevate. We look forward to connecting.
How can Polish & American WE promote my business?
- Becoming a member is the best way for us to help you! Find out more HERE
- You can write an article and submit it to us – we’ll always credit you for the piece and it’s an excellent way to promote yourself.
- You can sponsor an event in many ways e.g. providing product for our gift bags or prizes for events and competitions.
Will my company pay for my membership?
Polish and American WE is proud to partner with many organizations around the world that are committed to the advancement of their women employees. Contact your HR department to find out whether sponsorship opportunities are currently available.
I know someone who should be part of Polish and American WE. How can I invite her?
We are always looking to expand our community. If you know someone who is a great fit for our network, contact us! Or, if you are already a member, simply send your friend, colleague, mentor or other acquaintance an invitation via your member dashboard.
Where are your chapters located?
As a global network, Polish & American WE has chapters in both countries (New York and Warsaw).
What industries are your members in?
We are a network of professional women span all industries—from design to finance—and stages of their professional careers. They are thought leaders. They are innovators. They are board members and CEOs. They are women at the tops of their fields and women working their way there.
What are the benefits of becoming a member?
We strongly believe that networking and lifelong learning are the most important ingredients in the recipe for success. Our benefits reflect this ideal and include one-of-a-kind opportunities to attend in-person events; get advice from members on smart ways to manage your life and career; establish relationships with other like-minded women; and raise your professional profile. Higher-level memberships offer access to exclusive events, featured content opportunities, VIP conferences and more.
Our network is made up of an accomplished, diverse and inspiring community of amazing women. We bet you’re one of them. Explore our membership levels and apply for the one that best fits your professional needs.
I used to be a member. How can I rejoin?
That’s great! We can’t wait to cross paths again. First, explore our membership levels. Then, apply for the one that best fits you and your professional needs. When you join, our system will recognize that you are a previous member. Have questions? Contact us and we’ll be happy to help.
Ok, you stumped me. I get the newsletter. But am I a member?
Both members and non-members receive our newsletter, so if there is any confusion, we recommend that you contact us to find out.
I’d like to meet with someone at Polish & American WE.
Interested in speaking with a member of the Polish & American WE team? To request a meeting with headquarters, please contact us.
Can non-members attend an event?
Sometimes. A limited number of events are open to non-members who are interested in joining the network – think of it as our chance to woo you. Browse upcoming events in your community here.
Unfortunately I can no longer attend the event, what can I do?
We’re very sad you can’t make it! You can transfer your ticket to another guest, just find your confirmation email and send us the name of the new guest. All event bookings are non-refundable and cannot be credited towards another event or product.
I noticed my membership is set to auto-renew, how can I change this?
We’d hate for you to leave us but we totally understand that circumstances change all the time. To cancel your membership, log in to your profile and click “My Purchases” in the top right corner. You’ll be able to cancel your membership from here by following the prompts. Please note, subscriptions are a 12-month obligation (just like a gym subscription but better!) and so your cancellation request will not be processed until one month before your membership is due to expire.
I want to share my thoughts on the event with you, how can I do this?
We love finding out how your experience was, good or bad, so let us know by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
How can I partner with Polish & American WE?
If you feel like we’d go together like cheese and wine, get in touch with our team at email@example.com
I’m interested in interviewing someone at Polish & American WE.
Thanks for your interest in our team. For all press inquiries, please fill out the Contact Us form.
I’m interested in starting a chapter
Our Chapters are at the core of our global community. Get in tiuch with our team to learn more about launching an Polish & American Chapter in one of the coutries cities. We can’t wait to learn all about you and the professional women in your community.