Feb 10, 2017 |
Global Women is passionate about empowering women. We want to create as many channels as possible to talk about issues affecting women and girls. We also want to give women an opportunity to tell their own stories, in their own voices to build understanding and inspire action.
Feb 10, 2017
International Women's Day is March 8, 2017. It is a day to honor women and celebrate women’s achievements all around the world. It is also a time to reflect on issues of concern for women, consider where progress has been made and where progress has been uneven and inspire individuals, institutions and communities to work for change.
15 WAYS YOUR…
Feb 09, 2017
Abandonment. Abuse. Violence. Trauma. Most people shy away from talking about such difficult topics. But, for Beginning of Life (BOL), it is ministry. BOL works to combat human trafficking and sexual violence in Moldova. Many of their life-changing programs can be described as psychological assistance and include services such as individual counseling and art therapy. For women…
Feb 06, 2017
Global Women is a key partner of Zoe Development Center and their Community Health Care Training Program (Myanmar). The center equips young women, who have few options to earn a livable wage, with basic health care skills that increase their employability. Some of the women that complete the program secure jobs in city hospitals and other care facilities. Others decide to return to their villages…
Dec 22, 2016
Christmas is just days away. For many, December 25th is a cultural holiday. It is a day off from work to drink eggnog, wear reindeer print pajamas and finally open those beautifully wrapped gifts tucked artfully under decorated trees—while taking selfies.
For others, this time of year is filled with much more than gift-giving and carol singing. After weeks of engaging…
Nov 30, 2016
Global Women believes deeply in the power and potential of all women. All year, we have been praying, planning and taking bold steps of faith to live into our vision of every woman empowered. We are determined to finish 2016 strong. We just need your help to do it!
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The Board and Staff of Global…
Nov 29, 2016
Giving Tuesday is a day focused on serving, sharing and giving. It is an opportunity to step back from the holiday shopping frenzy and consider meaningful ways to give back to the communities and causes we value.
Global Women is committed to the cause of empowering women and girls.
We believe you are too!
This Giving Tuesday, let's join together…
Nov 01, 2016
In too many places around the world, women and girls are faced with cultural, social and institutional barriers that prevent them from experiencing life in all its fullness. In both developed and developing countries, poverty, inequality and violence bear down heavily on our mothers, daughters and sisters. For women to be fully empowered, change must happen at multiple levels: individual, societal…
Sep 30, 2016
Global Women’s Annual Meeting: Summary of Key Discussions and Presentations
Global Women held its Annual Meeting September 23-24 in Pelham, AL. The gathering provided an opportunity for the leadership team to discuss key areas of business, identify…
Sep 30, 2016
Global Women Elects New Officers
On September 23, 2016, Global Women elected new Board Officers during its Annual Meeting. A complete list of current Directors, including newly elected Officers is below.
Misty Granade, President
Karen Cotter, Vice President
Gerel Myers, Treasurer
Theresa Weisenberger, Secretary