Vital Voices New York Council

Building an Active Supporter Base

Vital Voices is committed to building an active supporter base in regions across the United States and Europe to establish partnership opportunities with local individuals, organizations, foundations and corporations to support the advancement of women’s leadership worldwide.

Council Members

Tia Barancik, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Alana Esposito, Senior Advisor, Strategic Advocacy for Human Rights

Saskia Ketz, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief, A Women’s Thing

Yin Lin, CEO, Sage Vacations 

Darshan Somashekar, Serial Entreprenuer; Co-Founder,; Co-Founder, Imagine Easy Solutions; Solitaired

Barbara Zuckerberg, Board President, myFace

Dina Zuckerberg, Director of Family Programs, myFace

Recent Events

03/08/2020 -David Yurman Shopping Event

Vital Voices partnered with David Yurman for an in-store event at their CityCenter DC and Soho New York locations this…

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12/09/2019 -7th Annual Voices of Solidarity Awards

Join Vital Voices on Monday, December 9, 2019 in the global fight to end gender-based violence and help us shine…

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11/19/2019 -New York Young Leaders Council Launch

Vital Voices was proud to officially launch the New York Young Leaders Council on November 19th. New members came together…

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03/08/2019 -Shopping with INTERMIX

In celebration of Women’s History Month, INTMERIX opened their doors for a series of shopping events benefiting Vital Voices in…

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12/10/2018 -6th Annual Voices of Solidarity

On this special evening, join Vital Voices in the global fight to end gender-based violence. Help us shine a spotlight…

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12/04/2017 -5th Annual Voices of Solidarity

On December 4, 2017 Vital Voices will host the 5th Annual Voices of Solidarity Event. The event honors remarkable men…

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05/16/2017 -Vital Voices Reception

Vital Voices Reception – Featuring the Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership participants, hosted by Dr. Alice Kandell

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05/11/2017 -Vital Voices Dinner

Vital Voices Dinner Featuring Busi Nxumalo and Cynthia Mugwira – Hosted by Tia Baranick

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12/05/2016 -3rd Annual Voices of Solidarity

On December 5, Vital Voices will host the 3rd Annual Voices of Solidarity Event at the IAC Headquarters.

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06/13/2016 -Vital Voices Dinner

On June 13, Tia Barancik hosted a dinner at the Harvard Club featuring Kah Walla, a political leader in Cameroon.

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