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Empowering WOMEN EACH YEAR

For more than 95 years, United Way of Greater Newark has committed to improving the lives of individuals, children and families to strengthen our collective community. Through our convening, collaborations, and investments, we focus on increasing the positive outcomes of education, health and financial stability. Each year, our Women’s Empowerment Breakfast brings together our community and is an integral part of our mission to inspire the important women in our lives to become engaged, uplifted and empowered in their respective communities.

FEATURING

PANELIST

Dr. Chris Pernell

Chief Strategic Integration & Health Equity Officer, University Hospital

PANELIST

Andrea McChristian

Law & Policy Director,  New Jersey Institute for Social Justice   

PANELIST

Adenah Bayoh

Entrepreneur & Founder, Adenah Bayoh & Co                                         

HEALTH MODERATOR 

Keri Logosso-Misurell, JD

Executive Director Greater Newark Health Care Coalition          

SOCIAL JUSTICE MODERATOR

Andrea Lewis-Walker

Deputy-In-Charge , U.S. District Court, NJ                                             

WOMEN IN BUSINESS MODERATOR

Mary-Ann Jackson

VP, Process Management at Prudential Financial

THEME

Women Leading Through Crisis

Virtual Breakfast

Thursday March 18, 2021

Nine Thirty AM to Ten Thirty AM

BREAKOUT ROOMS:

WOMEN IN BUSINESS

“The Glass Cliff”

HEALTH

“Racial Disparities & COVID-19”

SOCIAL JUSTICE

“Social Equity in a Pandemic”

This year a portion of the proceeds raised at our breakfast will support our Young Professional United food insecurity project to support three food pantries in the Greater Newark community. Donate today to support this great cause!  

“For more than 95 years, United Way of Greater Newark has committed to improving the lives of individuals, children and families to strengthen our collective community.”

SPONSORS

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With a donation of $50 or more, donors will receive this mug as a gift in the mail.

We would truly appreciate any donation to support our cause. 

Please consider a contribution of $50.00