Women's Center for Gender Justice

Women's Center for Gender Justice

Women's Empowerment Resource Fair



Contact Name

Nichole Acevedo

Contact Phone


Join us in honoring women and organizations in their fights toward education, empowerment, entrepreneurship, and more!

Workshop Demonstration & Empowerment Session 2 PM - 4 PM

Moderated by

Prof. Remi Alapo, Cultural Diversity Program, History Dept., York College

Keynote address by

Ambassador Dr Malik Nadeem Abid, Secretary General & Ambassador at Large, International Human Rights Commission [IHRC], New York

  • Kehinde Adelaja Okoroafor, Founder, Make Me Elegant Foundation / Next Level Hair Manufacturer / Convener, Impact Woman
  • Henry Ike, CEO, Circle Realty Group
  • Ayo David, Executive Director, PIPO Global
  • Philips Obuesi, Esq, Founder, Sweep Foundation, USA / Nigeria
  • Fola Kayode, CEO, Holistic Health and LifeStyle, LLC
  • Lisa Daniels, Women's Press Collective (WPC)
  • Malik Abid, Women's Press Collective (WPC)
  • Jafar Abdulkadir Danesi, Executive Director, Policy Research International, USA
  • Erelu Empress Mutiat Omobolanle, Founder, Tiano Foundation
  • Queen Esther Ejim, Founder, Global Women African Network, USA
  • NkasiObim Nebo, Founder, PeachAid Medical Initiative, Nigeria

In partnership with:

  • International Human Rights Commission [IHRC], New York
  • Make Mee Elegant Foundation
  • Hopesalive Initiatives
  • PIPO Global
  • Tiano's Foundation
  • Institute for Peace and Leadership, Inc.
  • Rekindle Talents
  • Global Women Africa Network (GLOW)
  • Circle Realty Group
  • Women's Press Collective
  • Holistic Health and Lifestyle, LLC
  • The Mount Sinai Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Program (SAVI
  • Girls Educational and Mentoring Services (GEMS)
  • League of Women Voters of NYC (LWVNYC)
  • Center for the Women of New York (CWNY)
  • National Organization for Women - Brooklyn-Queens Chapter (BQNOW)
  • Violence Intervention Program (VIP)
  • Project New Yorker
  • Bottomless Closet
  • Rising Ground
  • Turning Point NY
  • PeachAid Medical Initiative, Nigeria
  • Institute for Peace and Leadership, Inc.

Special thank you to Remi Alapo from the Cultural Diversity Program, History Department, and Nichole Acevedo from the Women's Center for Gender Justice, Student Affairs, and Enrollment Management Division at York College.