GLOBAL AMBASSADORS PROGRAM
Women in business and social enterprise – from the Los Angeles, California area and from Latin America and the Caribbean – if you’re looking for ways to grow your business or strengthen your organization, we’re accepting applications for the #GlobalAmbassadors Program (GAP), our partnership with Bank of America, set for November 6-10 in Los Angeles, California. GAP is an extraordinary mentorship opportunity designed to build leadership skills, organizational management and financial acumen. Learn more and apply today!
“SHE’S GOING TO CHANGE THE WORLD”
HERlead Fellow, Nadya Okamoto, received national news coverage when her organization, PERIOD, partnered with Tampax this summer. Catch up with Nadya and other women in our global network of leaders and change-makers.
OVERCOMING THE ODDS
Meet Khulan Davaadorj, the Founder of Natural Essentials LLC and creator of Mongolia’s first-ever organic skincare brand, LHAMOUR. Khulan participated in this year’s 12th edition of the Vital Voices signature program, the Fortune/U.S. State Department Global Women’s Partnership. Learn more about her amazing experience participating in the program and being mentored by Sarah Kauss, Founder and CEO of S’well and Kate Lubenesky, S’well’s VP of Sales Strategy and Business Development
ElsaMarie D’Silva, 2017 Global Leadership Award Honoree, recently co-organized a Mentoring Walk in Mumbai with 2014 Global Leadership Award Honoree and Co-Founder & Director of Prerana, Priti Patkar. Check out her most recent blog recounting her experiences.
ICYMI: PLANNED GIVING
One of the many ways to include Vital Voices in your charitable planning is through our Planned Giving program, which allows you to create a legacy which empowers women leaders for years to come. Learn more.
BEFORE YOU GO…
- A group of Afghani girls took home a silver medal at the US teen robotics competition.
- It’s time to close the pay gap. Forty-two women signed an open letter to their employer demanding immediate action to close the gender pay gap.
- A push to repeal: Marry-Your-Rapist Laws Are Falling in the Middle East.