GC4W Projects & Initiatives

GC4W Twitter Chat: The Art of Asking for More on Women’s Equality Day.

“Every women, every girl deserves to get paid what they are worth” ~ Sherly Sandberg.  On #WomensEqualityDay, the Global Connections for Women Foundation invite leading professional women to speak with authority on “How women can obtain more for themselves – both personally and professionally.” Women have made great strides in the workplace, but inequality persists, especially when it comes to equal pay among…

#GC4WHealth Twitter Chat titled Amplifying the Voices of Women in the Fight for Cure on Global Health Day.

GC4W Health Twitter Chat reached over 1.8 million people worldwide. GC4W host the first Public Health Twitter Chat with leading public health advocates on #WorldHealthDay, April 7th at 1 pm est. time. About the Twitter Chat: The Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W) will host a “Global Health” twitter chat on Friday, April 7th at 1 pm, on a newly created twitter handle @GC4Whealth. The aim of…

GC4W, Nestle and The Dance Movie Project unite in the fight against Diabetes.

The Dance Movie Project (TDMP) Africa’s First Afrobeats Motion Picture premieres this Saturday (7.23.16), at the famous Helen Mills Theatre in New York. The Global Connections for Women Foundation, Nestle and The Dance Movie Project unite in amplifying the voices of women in the fight against Diabetes. Africa’s 1st Afrobeats Dance Movie, The Dance Movie Project (TDMP), the Most Anticipated Dance Movie of the Year. GC4W,…

GC4W Honors President Joyce Banda and others at the 2016 International Women’s Day Awards Gala

For Immediate Release: GC4W to Honor “Global Women Champions” at the 2016 International Women’s Day Awards Gala. The Global Connections for Women Foundation is the recipient of 2015 Best of Manhattan Charity Organization (New York, USA). NEW YORK October 21st, 2015: Global Connections for Women Foundation – GC4W Annual International Women’s Day Awards & Benefit Gala will honor “Global Women…

#YES2016: GC4W presents the Youth Empowerment Summit to Boost Employment.

In 2016, the Global Connections for Women Foundation will host a Youth Empowerment Summit in Nigeria. The Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W) will host the first “Youth Empowerment Summit” in Nigeria. The official date and location of the summit will soon be announced. The purpose of the GC4W Youth Empowerment Summit is to connect the Youth in Nigeria with other likeminded professionals and companies, who are looking to recruit, train and…

Mayor Kasim Reed & the Atlanta City Council presents GC4W with a “Proclamation” and the “Keys to the City of Atlanta”

The Global Connections for Women Foundation – GC4W Atlanta Working Mom Business Expo receives a “Proclamation” and the “Key to the City of Atlanta” from Mayor Kasim Reed of Atlanta and the Atlanta City Council.  Ms. Candance Bryd, the Chief of Staff of the Honorable Mayor of Atlanta, Mayor Kasim Reed. She gave the opening remarks on behalf of Mayor Reed…

GC4W Concludes a 2-Day LIVE Concert event on “Shop-for-a-Cause” at Macy’s Herald Square

Photo Highlights of the GC4W 2-Day LIVE Concert events on “Shop-for-a-Cause” at Macy’s Herald Square on August 28th and 29th, 2015 with America’s favorite and most talented music group, 4EY The Future and Midnight Mosaic. We are truly grateful for the opportunity provided to us by Macy’s to raise awareness and continue to raise funds for the GC4W New School…

Mayor Kasim Reed of Atlanta to Open the GC4W ATL Business Expo on Oct 3rd 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1st, 2015 New York, September 1st, 2015 – On Saturday October 3rd, 2015, the Honorable Mayor of the City of Atlanta, Mayor Kasim Reed will open the GC4W Atlanta Working Mom Business Expo on Oct 3rd 2015 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Downtown Atlanta. Lilian O. Ajayi, Founder and Executive Director of the Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W)…

#LetgirlsLearn: Facebook concludes the First Week of the Entrepreneurship School for Girls Program

The first week of the Entrepreneurship School for Girls launch with key presentations from Facebook, Resolution Project and others. “Our E-School for Girls Class of 2015 is nothing less than amazing! I am so inspired by the time, energy and knowledge that has been shared by our very accomplished group of volunteer entrepreneurs, professors and business people to set the girls in…

#GC4WExpo: Meet Our Powerful Women Speakers at the GC4W Atlanta Working Mom Business Expo

The GC4W Atlanta Working Mom Business Expo is a premiere event dedicated to honoring and uplifting working mothers, women business owners, and mom entrepreneurs. Come and share in an entire day of motivational talks centered on the topics of leadership, business, success, health and family – as we name the winners of the “Ultimate Super Mom” contest. Connect with other powerful women, business owners and sample…