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Mobilizing for Social Impact: A GC4W Socializing Leadership in Millennials & Gen Y Panel

Hosted by Global Connections for Women foundation (GC4W)

thursday, February 26, 2015

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

To Be Announced

Location: NYU Midtown Campus, 11 West 42 Street NY NY 10036/Room 1026

Early indicators suggests that Millennials and Gen Y are vital in creating a better world for all. The purpose of this event is to engage their sense of curiosity and mobilize their energy to create agents of change using tools like social media and modern technology to make a real difference in the world. Participants will be exposed to early adopters of this notion – who are prepared to discuss how their organization’s global development projects are supported by unique social media and crowdfunding initiatives and the details of their 2015 humanitarian agendas.

Presenters will also discuss how their decisions to contribute has not only saved lives, but it has helped people live their best life story. It is the hope of Global Connections for Women Foundation that the participants of this event will leave feeling inspired and motivated, to take a new position as agents of change – for the world needs more of them. The confirmed speakers of this event include key stakeholders of charity : waterJohnson & Johnson Foundation, Clinton Global InitiativeGlobal Connections for Women foundation (GC4W), Black Enterpriseand Change.org.

Also, happening in our space that evening is an opportunity to present your social venture idea for a chance to compete for funding, ask questions and connect with these industry leaders and meet other likeminded students and professionals in the room.

Light refreshments will be served.  Space is limited.

Location: NYU Midtown Campus, 11 West 42 Street NY NY 10036/Room 1026

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Mobilizing for Social Impact: A GC4W Socializing Leadership in Millennials & Gen Y Panel

February 26, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Hosted by Global Connections for Women foundation (GC4W)




Ambassador Lilian O. Ajayi

Ambassador Lilian O. Ajayi

Executive Director and Founder , Global Connections for Women foundation (GC4W)

Makena Cunningham

Makena Cunningham

Corporate Partnerships, Charity: Water

Sharon K. D'Agostino

Sharon K. D'Agostino

Vice President, Corporate Contributions & Community Affairs , Johnson & Johnson

Patrick Hynes, Clinton Global Initiative

Patrick Hynes, Clinton Global Initiative

Deputy Director of Member Relations, Clinton Global Initiative

Benjamin Joffe-Walt

Benjamin Joffe-Walt

Chief of Staff and Founding VP of Communications, Change.org

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