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      October 1, 2020

      Thursday   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

      2301 Kentmere Pkwy.
      Wilmington, Delaware 19806

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      Conversations with Women Making a Difference

      Blue Blaze Associates presents Conversations with Women Making a Difference on October 1, 2020, at the Delaware Art Museum. The inspirational event features a panel discussion with three influential women offering career highlights, life stories, and hard-earned wisdom. All proceeds are donated to local nonprofits.

      WHAT:
      Conversations with Women Making a Difference

      WHEN:
      Thursday, October 1, 2020
      5:30–7:30 p.m.

      WHERE:
      Delaware Art Museum
      2301 Kentmere Parkway
      Wilmington, DE 19806

      TICKETS:
      $35 before September 25, $40 after.
      Purchase online at
      https://BlueBlaze.org


      The three panelists for October 1, 2020, are:

      Melody Phillips is Director of Operations for The Warehouse, a new teen center in northeast Wilmington that will open in April 2020. The Warehouse is part of a multi-million dollar community revitalization project, planned by REACH Riverside, offering comprehensive after-school opportunities for up to 700 teens. Melody serves as Chair of the Workforce Development Committee for REACH Riverside and is also Co-Founder and Board Chairwoman of I Am My Sister’s Keeper.

      Latifa Ihsan Ali is a Muslimah American fashion designer and entrepreneur who is passionate about helping women get active and keep modest. Her company, LiaWear Action empowers Muslim women to pursue the activities they love. Latifa’s line of modest sportswear and hijab solutions encourage women to get out and run, jog, kick, bike, hike, swim, splash, dive, and dance their way to fitness.

      Colleen Perry Keith is the new president of Goldey-Beacom College and the first woman to hold that position in the school’s 133-year history. Before coming to Delaware, Colleen served as president at Pfeiffer University in North Carolina and also at Spartanburg Methodist College in South Carolina. Her proven leadership and strong financial management were transformative at those institutions.



      Panel Facilitator & Series Sponsor:
      Carol Arnott-Robbins is a realtor with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach and founder of the Network to Encourage Women’s Support 4 Women (NEWS4Women), an initiative to build collaborative community and economic opportunities for women.

      Contact Information:
      Blue Blaze Associates
      Wendy Scott
      wscott@blueblazeassociates.com
      302-737-8601
      https://BlueBlaze.org
      https://www.facebook.com/ConversationswithWomenDE/

      Cost: Payment required - $35 before September 25, $40 after.

      Categories: Fundraising & Charity | Neighborhood

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