09/29/2018 -6th Annual Vital Voices Northwest Gala

Two hundred supporters gathered together at the Seattle Art Museum on September 29th for the sixth annual Vital Voices Northwest Gala. Vital Voices HERlead Fellow and the First Youth Poet Laureate of the United States Amanda Gorman performed an original poem “WE RISE,” and Vital Voices Implementing Partner and 2018 Nobel Peace Prize Nominee Jaha Dukureh shared her story fighting female genital mutilation in West Africa. Both extraordinary women received standing ovations from the Seattle audience.