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November 02, 2017

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For Giving Tuesday 2017, vote with your donation to determine the winner of our first annual photo contest! Read the stories of the women and businesses behind the photo submissions and then donate to #MakeAnImpact on women owned businesses all over the world.

The winner of the contest will receive registration, flight, and 2 nights of accommodation to International Day 2018, in Detroit, in conjunction with WBENC’s national conference. International Day is the largest opportunity in the world for women owned businesses to meet one on one with corporations who are looking to source from women owned businesses. 

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Read about each of photo contest finalists:

Silvia Chavez, Florex, Costa Rica

Sophia Hatzelman, ahc GmbH, Germany

Helenisa Prospero, Optec, Brazil

Cynthia Spraggs, Sales Beacon, Canada

Mayra Ortiz, Inkanto, Peru

 

Tweet your support! Copy and paste onto your social media to spread the word:

My #GivingTuesday donation went to #MakeAnImpact for women around the world with @WEConnection! http://bit.ly/makeanmpactGT

 

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October 19, 2017

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Join WEConnect International for an evening celebration where we will honor the work of our corporate members and women's business enterprises, as well as our partners and supporters in the women's economic empowerment space. 

This year’s gala will take place on April 3, 2018 from 7-11 pm at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park. A ticket includes a reception, a formal dinner, entertainment, and awards program. More information.

October 05, 2017

WEConnect International is proud and excited to welcome two new corporate members! Strategic Staffing Solutions joined in August and McCormick joined in October, supporting WEConnect International in their mission to help women owned business succeed in global value chains.

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WEConnect is excited to move forward with our new members, and work together on promoting supplier diversity and inclusion! 

To view more information regarding Strategic Staffing Solutions diversity initiatives, visit their website here. To view more information regarding McCormick's supplier diversity, visit their website here.