Join us for a week of exciting events throughout the community and virtually to celebrate our seven-year anniversary! Highlights include a documentary short film screening, virtual panel discussions, a presentation of WE’s impact report, a virtual mayoral candidate forum, a family-friendly fitness class, and even more to be announced.
You won't want to miss this week of exciting events! RSVP to receive updates on the week's events and learn how you can get involved in the celebration!
December 6th-10th, 2021
Monday, December 6th, 2021 at 6:00 PM EST:
The WE Rise event will be the official kick-off of our week-long events. Focusing on telling WE’s origin story and journey over the years. Highlighting seven years of success and inspiring viewers to take action!
Join us virtually in celebrating individuals who have made progress on behalf of Black women everywhere.
The WE Thrive event is a virtual family-friendly Fitness Class Presented by Kukuwa fitness (streaming from Ghana). It will be followed by a conversation with Kukuwa (Mother & Daughter team) and Women Engaged CEO Malika Redmond.
Wednesday, December 8th, 2021 at 6:00 PM EST: Join Women Engaged for a Virtual WE Fight Community Conversation being held to discuss reparations, the future of Reproductive Justice, and Black women’s voices within this work.
Thursday, December 9th, 2021 at 6:00 PM EST: The WE Vote event is a Virtual Mayoral Candidate Forum with special guest Maya Rupert. A moderated discussion that gives candidates the opportunity to discuss how their work has and will benefit Black women in Atlanta.
Friday, December 10th, 2021 at 6:00 PM EST:This event will feature an Awards Ceremony to honor community leaders who embody the mission of Women Engaged. WE also have some exciting local talent joining us! Get ready to dance the night away with Atlanta native DJ P Rock and Mausiki Scales & Common Ground Collective. Refreshments will also be served by Mwaza, an Afrofusion catering service.
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