Yerba Buena Alliance Gala - Unsung Hero Award

Date: 
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time: 
6-9 PM

I am honored to be receiving the "Unsung Hero Award" from the Yerba Buena Alliance. The event will be at the Metreon Cityview and former Mayor Willie Brown will do the introductions. www.yerbabuena.org/gala

UCSF Global Health Institute

Date: 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time: 
11 am - 12:30 PM

I will be Moderating a Panel Discussion on World Bank's report: Voice and Agency: Empowering Women and Girls for Shared Prosperity! Event sponsored by UCSF's Global Health Institute Center of Expertise on Women's Health&Empowerment and World Bank Group & PCI Global. Speakers are: Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro, CEO and President of the Global Fund for Women, Dr. Judith Auerbach, Professor at UCSF School of Medicine, Erin Ganju, Co-founder and CEO of Room to Read, Dr. Jeni Klugman, Senior Adviser at the World Bank Group and lead author, Voice and Agency. Closing remarks: Dr. Haile T.

An Evening With Vernon Jordan - HistoryMakers' Library of Congress Celebration

Date: 
Saturday, November 8, 2014

Washington, D.C.
I've been invited to attend this historic event at the Library of Congress’ Jefferson Building, to celebrate the announcement that the Library of Congress will serve as permanent repository for The HistoryMakers collection. Event includes "An Evening With Gwen Ifill PBS-TV" Taping in celebration of the announcement.