San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This year's Awards gala is also raising funds to support a new school project for the City of Karamajiji in Abuja
This International Women's Day, the Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W) is undertaking the important task of celebrating the accomplishments of some the most powerful women in the world, whose remarkable journey has made a tremendous impact in the growth of women today.
A Special Guest Performance by Grammy Award Winning Artist
Come celebrate and network with some of the most powerful women in the world, these familiar faces include:
Delta State Gubernatorial Aspirant
Minister of Finance for Nigeria and Forbes Top 100 Power Women
OFR, the first female Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the United Nations
Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonanthan on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
National Coordinator Renewbale Energy Programme of Nigeria
President of Digital at Time Inc.'s Style & Entertainment Group
Nobel Peace Laureate & CEO of Gbowee Peace Foundation
Founder and CEO of Carebooker.com
Former President of Women's Media Center & Appointed by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to serve on the U.S. National Commission for United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Chairman & CEO of Africa.com and the First African-American Female Partner at Goldman Sachs
Editor of Business Insider & one of ForbesWoman.com pioneers
Founder and CEO of Studyhall foundation
The list of honorees continues with prominent global women leaders, Ambassadors, CEOs, NGO leaders, Government officials, Magazine Editors, Grammy Award Winner, GC4W Champions, and Several others.
By recognizing these distinguished women leaders on such a momentous occasion as International Women’s Day, we hope to not only bring attention to the key contributions these women are making to communities around the world but also unearth that there exists ample opportunity for better advancements and equality for women.
Please join us on Friday, March 7th, 2014 at 6pm to celebrate a Night for GC4W "Global Women Champions" and the Inaugural GC4W Awards Gala at the prestigious Harvard Club of New York City.