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22 Sep

CANCELLED: Invest in Women’s Future with Oikocredit USA and EWI

Empowered Women International and Oikocredit USA have had to cancel the Invest in Women’s Future Event on October 15th.  The event will be postponed to a later date.

Oikocredit USA and Empowered Women International are teaming up to present their work to empower women and expand their participation in the marketplace and the public sphere through micro-finance and entrepreneurship.

Cancelled:October 15, 2011
5:00pm-7:00pm

Location: Convergence, 1801 N. Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA 22302

Join in for a conversation about the power of small loans and micro-enterprise development to fight poverty and empower women.

Featured Speakers:

Sharlene Brown, National Director
OikoCredit USA
Marga Fripp, EWI Founder and Executive Director
Location: Convergence, 1801 N. Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA 22302

The event is free of charge and open to the public. RSVP here.

Light refreshments will be served including Divine Chocolate, an Oikocredit fair trade project partner supporting cooperative farmers in Ghana.

Flory Jagoda and Friends in Concert at EWI

Flory Jagoda and Friends perform traditional Sephardic music from the former Yugoslavia and other parts of the world.

All proceeds from the concert benefit EWI’s entrepreneurial programs for immigrant, refugee and low-income women.

October 29, 2011
5:00-7:00pm
Location: Convergence, 1801 N. Quaker lane, Alexandria, VA 22303

Concert starts 5pm followed by reception
Tickets $25 (in advance); $30 (at the door)
Special early offer:Tickets for Two only $45!

Flory Jagoda and Friends perform traditional Sephardic music from the former Yugoslavia and other parts of the world.

All proceeds from the concert benefit EWI’s entrepreneurial programs for immigrant, refugee and low-income women.

Buy your tickets here.

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