At our November 2017 event EMPOWER YOUR FINANCIAL SKILLS: Inclusion + Education for Economic Advancement, Chiatra Vedullapalli shared her story and the tools she’s used over the last 22 years to achieve independence and financial intelligence.
A team of three highly skilled Financial Planning professionals from Pacific Capital Resource Group will take the group will take a deep dive into financial planning, retirement planning, estate planning, and building assets.
To contribute to the process of Moving Women Forward, we must first create a space where individuals can talk openly about how uneven the starting line is across our community. The more we talk about the areas where we need support—for example, Economic Empowerment—the more authentic, dynamic, transformative, and successful our efforts to Move Women Forward can be.
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) currently estimates that 65.6 million people around the world have been forcibly displaced from their homes by conflict and persecution, the highest number of refugees at a single time on record. Among them are 22.5 million refugees (half of whom are under 18) and 10 million stateless people. People, organizations, and corporations around the globe showed up for World Refugee Day 2017, raised their voices, and showed that they were #WithRefugees and willing to #StandWithRefugees across a range of issues spanning human rights, humanitarian aid, crisis response, global public health, safety within camps, education, job training, resettlement, and more.