San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Shared Interest is coming to a venue near you.
Come along to one of our regional member events to find out more about Shared Interest and learn about the impact made by your investment.
12.00 Registration, lunch and stalls
12.45 Welcome from Kerrey Baker
12.50 Guest speaker - Simon Hawthorne, Dalit Goods Co.
13.20 Overview of Shared Interest’s activities from Patricia Alexander
13.40 Financial Overview with Tim Morgan
13.50 Comfort break
14.00 Skype link with Regional Manager
14.15 Question and Answer session
All events are open to non-members, so please feel free to bring along a friend and introduce them to Shared Interest.
Places are free but limited.
Simon Hawthorne is Managing Director of Dalit Goods Co and founder-trustee of Life Association – a UK registered charity which, for 20 years has been building and managing schools and children’s home in India. In his 30 years in the fashion business, Simon supplied major brands such as Puma, Adidas, Ted Baker and Fat Face, and held distribution licenses for Umbro, Fat face, Lonsdale and The F.A. In 2006 he launched the first fair trade and organic street clothing brand - Ascension. In 2006 his business collapsed and he and his wife Julia decided to focus on the charity. In 2009 they launched Dalit Candles Ltd, to raise awareness of the Dalit plight, profits for the charity and to support themselves. Dalit Goods Co supply handmade candles pots and soaps, spices, and other gift items produced by Dalits in India.
Music Room is situated on the corner of Myrtle Street and Sugnall Street at to the rear of Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, Music Room can be found using the directions for the hall.