HOMEBOY INDUSTRIES

Photo Credit: Salvador Sanchez, Homeboy Industries

HOMEBOY INDUSTRIES RAISES MORE THAN $250,000 AT ANNUAL “EVERY ANGELENO COUNTS” 5K & FESTIVAL Thousands of supporters attended the annual event held at the organization’s Chinatown Headquarters On October 24,  Homeboy Industries hosted its annual Every Angeleno Counts 5K and Festival, presented by KPCC. The 5K and Festival brought together thousands of Angelenos of all ages and raised more than $250,000 that will [...]

Inspire A Difference

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Angie Harmon, AnnaLynne McCord, and Grace Gealey Inspire A Difference Investigation Discovery (ID), America’s leading crime and justice television network, announced today that it will hold its third annual INSPIRE A DIFFERENCE honors event this fall in New York City. Co-hosted by Glamour, the event will recognize the remarkable efforts of Angie Harmon, AnnaLynne McCord, [...]

Sofia Vergara

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Sofia Vergara Introduces Second Fragrance for Women Emmy award-winning actress, style icon and entrepreneur, Sofia Vergara is often described as irresistible, confident and ultra-sexy – it’s only fitting that her newest fragrance embodies these very facets.  Stemming from the success of her first scent, LOVE BY SOFIA VERGARA complements the classic SOFIA, adding a sensual [...]

FINDING MR. RIGHT

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BeenVerified Helps You Understand and Use Background Checks In Your Everyday Dating Life to Help Keep You Safe   In the dating world, it’s not always easy to spot “Mr. Right” from “Mr. Wrong.” Before your next date, make sure he’s “Been Verified.” A woman’s intuition is usually spot on. But when you’re looking for love, [...]

Graduation & The Glass Ceiling

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Graduation and the Glass Ceiling: Female College Students Lack Confidence in their Career Prospects Monster today announced the findings of a recent survey that reveals gender disparities in confidence and perceived earning ability among those in college and college graduates in the early phase of their careers. While 81% of respondents currently enrolled in college [...]

Worthwile Men

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Worthwhile Wear is Bicycling Across America to Help END Human Trafficking   How far would you go to end modern day slavery? On May 18, 2015 Jay Atlas, Sylvester (Sly) Williams and Jonathan Moore from the Philadelphia, PA area will be partnering with Worthwhile Wear. Jay, Sly and Jon will be bicycling from Fargo, North Dakota to San Antonio, Texas to raise awareness for human [...]

LATINAS IN LEADERSHIP

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Latinas In Leadership Online Series Inspires Latinas Across US to Embrace Their Political Power VoteRunLead has teamed up with LatinasRepresent to launch the 2015 online series calling all Latinas to political life. Latinas in Leadership online series encourages Latinas to step into their political power, get involved in local and national politics, and learn the [...]

FORD HELPS FEMALE VETS

The March 2015 Graduating Class of Ford Freedom’s Sisters REBOOT - Photo by Louis "Kengi" Carr

Ford Graduates Women Military Veterans from Intensive  Workshop to Help Ease Transition Back to Civilian Life Ford Motor Company in collaboration with the National Veterans Transition Services, Inc. graduates on a three-week workshop designed specifically to address the issues women veterans face as a growing number of them are returning to civilian life and a [...]

Women in Science Awards

Professor Yi Xie, Laureate of the 2015 L’Oréal-Unesco For Women in Science Award. Photo copyright Brigitte Lacombe.

5 Exceptional Women Honored for Their Ground-Breaking Discoveries in the Physical Sciences As the International Year of Light celebrates science and knowledge all over the world, the L’Oréal Foundation and UNESCO will present, on March 18th, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science  Awards to five outstanding women scientists and 15 grants to promising young researchers. Each of [...]

#Her Own Boss

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#HerOwnBoss Project Celebrates the Courage and Triumphs of Women Entrepreneurs In celebration of Women’s History Month, the women of the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) are kicking off the month with a story-telling project to highlight and share honest advice, important truths and inspiring stories from women entrepreneurs. “Women are the fastest growing segment of [...]