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An Israel-based Storyteller Promoting Peace in the Middle East

An Israel-based Storyteller Promoting Peace in the Middle East

Who am I? My name is Sarah Arnd Linder.  I am Jewish (my father is Israeli and my mother is Danish), and I’ve been living in Israel for the past nine years. I never thought I’d move here, but I came here for school and almost immediately became interested in the gender aspect of the conflict(…)

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#WhatIf We Invested in Girls’ & Women’s Potential This Holiday Season?

#WhatIf We Invested in Girls’ & Women’s Potential This Holiday Season?

The world we’re growing up in today is more connected than ever. What better way to use this environment than to unite to empower girls and women around the world, making sure that each and every one of them can exercise the same basic human rights that many of us take for granted? Of the(…)

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Creating Art And Weaving Magic: Shilo Shiv Suleman’s Art Is Changing The World

Creating Art And Weaving Magic: Shilo Shiv Suleman’s Art Is Changing The World

If you see a beautiful young girl perched up on a ladder, her hair down with a beautiful plumeria (frangipani) tucked delicately behind her ear, painting a street wall, you might be looking at Shilo Shiv Suleman. A visual artist, illustrator, digital storyteller, animator and passionate human being, Shilo, 25, has been called the new(…)

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Musings of an Entrepreneur Who Knows What She Wants

Musings of an Entrepreneur Who Knows What She Wants

By: Stephen Robert Morse  Kathryn Minshew is co-founder and CEO of themuse.com, a website providing immersive job search tools, career-related articles, professional development tools and job matching resources. “Great people come to us to answer the question, ‘What do I want to do with my life?’” Minshew says. To date, her company has helped 15 million job seekers(…)

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EILEEN FISHER: Activating Leadership Grantees 2013

EILEEN FISHER: Activating Leadership Grantees 2013

We salute EILEEN FISHER’s commitment to empowering women. Check out the inspirational organizations and programs that received 2013 grants from the company ranging in amounts from $20K-$70K. And stay tuned for the announcement of  Activating Leadership winners for 2014. ABAN (A Ban Against Neglect): Young Women’s Empowerment Program: Empowers neglected and vulnerable homeless young women(…)

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