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American, Afghan Women Foster PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS Skills

McClatchy posted a video discussing the work we’re doing in Afghanistan, highlighting 2011 Alumnae Zarmina Popal. View the video at http://videos.mcclatchydc.com/vmix_hosted_apps/p/media?id=103780521&item_index=&genre_id=00008877


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Building Peace through Business

  By Susan Solovic. Published September 06, 2012  on FOXBusiness     Being your own boss, controlling your own destiny, for many in our country is the American Dream. But starting and building a small business is difficult. That’s why the failure rates are high. Entrepreneurs face myriad challenges from finding the start-up capital they need […]


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Click on the name of a 2011 PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS Mentor to  view her full bio and learn more about her business and accompishments in empowering other women. Susan Chambers co-founded Oklahoma City Gynecology and Obstetrics as the first female-only OB/ GYN physician group in the area. Today, nine female physicians make up the group […]

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Small Business Owners ‘Inspired’ by PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS

  The room was filled with women wanting to know how to improve their own businesses and give back to the community.      That is exactly what they learned during a discussion led by Dr. Terry Neese, founder and CEO of the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women.      Women in attendance included Hartford Insurance sales representatives and their […]


“Dialogue with Women Entrepreneurs” in Anaheim, CA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 20, 2010 Contact:  Becca Colbaugh Office:  405-943-4474 E-mail: bcolbaugh@ieew.org “Dialogue with Women Entrepreneurs” in Anaheim, CA Women business owners come together to discuss economic issues related to small business. Women business owners from Arkansas will meet to discuss economic factors that are affecting small business. The meeting is led by […]