Posts Categorized: Women

YWCA South Florida Stands Out From The Competition

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A hundred years ago, the idea of a female entrepreneur owning and operating her own company would have seemed ambitious at best. Despite discrimination and gender inequality being factors working against women for centuries, women’s business ownership in America has steadily risen as women everywhere continue to inspire generations. To further cement the 160-year-old organization’s… Read more »

Jessica Mendoza, Victoria Arlen, Ashleigh Johnson and Emily Calandrelli headline 4th annual “Empowering Girls for Life” event September 12

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ESPN sportscaster Jessica Mendoza, Paralympian Victoria Arlen, Olympian Ashleigh Johnson and Netflix Emily’s Wonder Lab host Emily Calandrelli will headline the fourth annual “Empowering Girls for Life,” a free event to be held virtually. “The purpose of the event is to reach out to young women and girls and to get the message out on… Read more »

ESPN & American Ninja Warrior Junior Host, Victoria Arlen to headline 4th annual “Empowering Girls for Life” event September 12

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ESPN announcer and Paralympian Victoria Arlen will be one of the headline speakers at the fourth annual “Empowering Girls for Life,” a free event to be held virtually September 12th. Victoria lost the ability to speak, eat, walk and move at age 11. At age 15, she began the nearly impossible fight back to life,… Read more »

STEM education co-founder Shree Bose to headline 4th annual “Empowering Girls for Life” event September 12

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Shree Bose, co-founder of Piper, a STEM education company, will be one of the headline speakers at the fourth annual “Empowering Girls for Life,” a free event to be held virtually on September 12th. Shree was the grand prize winner of the 2011 Google Science Fair for her research on the chemotherapy drug, cisplatin, taken by women… Read more »