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GC4W Join Forces with Dee Poku and The Other Festival on June 11, in honor of Women

Join The All Female Festival Event at the Brooklyn Mirage, New York. On June 11th, 2016 at the Brooklyn Mirage, The Other Festival will showcase a new era of women disrupters in music, leadership, entrepreneurship, and several marketplace creators. RSVP Today with “OTHERFESTGC4“ for an incredible experience. “This is a one-of-kind event, a place to be inspired and to discover what’s next. Women in music, fashion, art and technology are…

Happy Mother’s Day: GC4W International Ultimate SuperMom Competition Winners

Happy Mother’s Day To All Mothers In The World. The Global Connections for Women Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the International “Ultimate Super Mom” Competition, a global contest designed to honor and celebrate a group of remarkable women, who continue to sacrifice and strive for the sake of their children and their communities. Nominees for the “Ultimate Super Mom Competition” were judged across…

2015 Women’s Entrepreneurship Day at the UN – An International Celebration

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WED) is the world’s largest celebration of women entrepreneurs, innovators, and job creators, with the goal of empowering the four billion women on the globe and bringing hope to 250 million girls living in poverty. In addition, to recognize the contributions of women to the economy, WED also seeks to gather women leaders, which will create an amplified…

On Giving Tuesday – Bring an Education to the Disabled Girls in Karamajiji

WHAT IS #GIVINGTUESDAY? Giving Tuesday is a Global Day dedicated to Giving Back. It’s a simple idea. It’s a campaign initiative to bring an education to the Disabled Girls in the City of Karamajiji, Abuja (Nigeria).  The Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W) is committed to building new classrooms, providing a school bus, tables and chairs, school supplies, and clean water supply–…

Forbes: 5 Powerful Ways to Use Your Purse to Empower Women and Girls

According Geri Stengel of the Ventureneer and a contributor at Forbes, Women have a powerful tool for improving the lives of other girls and women — with money. She went on to add “Gender is the most powerful determinant of how we see the world and everything in it,”“It’s more significant than age, income, ethnicity, or geography.” said Bridget Brennan, Forbes writer and…

GC4W Mentors AWLEAD Fellows at US-Africa Synergy

Launched in 2012, the African Women Program for Leadership (AWLEAD) is a 12-week rigorous training, that helps young women of African Descent between the age of 18 and 25 are afforded an opportunities to improve and gain Professional skills, Career Guidance, Knowledge and Networks to meet their life goals and aspirations, so that they can effectively contribute to Africa’s Development. The African Women Program for Leadership…