Recordings of Past Events

Monthly National Webinars

December 1, 2022 – December project presented by Vinita Saraf, Founder and Managing Trustee, and Manjusmita Bagchi from Ek Tara.

November 3, 2022 – November project presented by Dr. Margaret Niger-Thomas, AMEF’s Executive Director and an update from a representative of The Colectivo.

October 6, 2022 – October project presented by Amanda Hall, Coordinator for Development and Partnerships with the Organization for Youth Empowerment in Honduras, which is our October Featured Grantee

September 1, 2022 – September project presented by Wendy Dailey, Head of Global Philanthropy at EverFree, our September Featured Grantee; and Nora Tobin from Self-Help International.

August 4, 2022 – August project presented by Christina Mallie, Executive Director and Co-Founder, and Laura Hoffman, Board Chair, of Colors of Connection  and Zack Fowler, Head of Strategic Partnerships with AMPLIFY Girls

July 7, 2022 – July project presented by Mary Connor, Executive Director for Soccer Without Borders.  We are also joined by several Together Women Rise travelers who recently visited Jordan. They share photos and stories from this amazing trip, including their visit to our grantee, Collateral Repair Project.

June 2, 2023 – June project presented by Kaydee Dahlin, Director of Finance and Administration at Project Soar. We also have a Moroccan cooking demonstration with our Recipe Co-Curator, Vinola Vincent Munyon!

May 5, 2022 – May project presented by Kim McCall, Managing Director at Yamba Malawi.

April 7, 2022 – April project presented by Amy Syres, Co-Founder & Program Director, and Jennifer Schenk, Co-Founder & Executive Director of Second Mile Haiti.  We also celebrate Chapter Leader Appreciation Month by highlighting some of our unique chapters across the country: a mother/daughter chapter in Sarasota FL; a Philadelphia chapter with a unique study group; a diverse chapter in St. Louis; a class of nursing students at Anna Maria College in MA, and more!

March 3, 2022 – March project presented by Delphine Sherwood, Uganda Program Manager, and Sarah Novack, Strategic Partnerships Officer, for The Center for Victims of Torture.  Also joining us is Margaret Butler, Global Coordinator for AMPLIFY Girls, recent recipient of a Rise Impact Partnership Grant.

February 3, 2022 – February project presented by Rachel Cohen, Founder and Executive Director of Common Threads Project and Travis Ning, Brenda Salof, and Eleanor Unsworth, representatives of The Colectivo.

January 6, 2022 – January project presented by Megan Faunce, Operations Director at Malaika and Dr. Veena Khankde, Together Women Rise’s Director of Grants & Partnerships, who discusses our new Transformation Partnerships.

For videos of older webinars, check the National Webinar Playlist.

Book Club

October 20, 2022The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich

September 15, 2022 – Between the Mountain and the Sky by Maggie Doyne

June 8, 2022 – The Girl with the Louding Voice by Abi Daré

March 29, 2022Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat

January 24, 2022 – The Pearl That Broke Its Shell by Nadia Hasimi

For videos of older gatherings, check the Book Club Playlist.