International Slumber Party Empowers 10,000 Young Women of Color

Black women from more than 20 countries set to celebrate "Girlfriends Day." The FREE virtual event features career advice, health & wellness, beauty, building weath and more. Presented by Sister Diamonds LLC.

(PRUnderground) August 1st, 2020

WHO:              The International Slumber Party (ISP)— The world’s largest virtual sleepover! Presented by Sister Diamonds LLC.

WHAT:            More than 10,000 women of color (WOC), ages 18 – 25 will come together for a FREE 24-hour virtual experience to celebrate and cultivate leadership, brilliance and divine purpose. The event theme, “Don’t Sleep,” is a bold declaration of each woman’s commitment to live with intention, celebrate her unique beauty and always strive to unlock greatness.

WHEN:            Saturday, August 1st— International Girlfriends Day.

WHERE:         The US, Africa (Nigeria, S. Africa), the Caribbean (Antigua, Guyana, Jamaica, and Trinidad).

WHY:               Inspired by the nostalgia of a sleepover, the ISP will empower, engage, and cultivate its “Sister Diamonds”— a diverse mix of student leaders, recent grads, aspiring entrepreneurs, and early careerists – all of whom are on a mission to change the world.

For years, society has told WOCs that all you have to do is work really, really hard, and you will be successful. In reality, success takes a village, and hard work only goes so far. Through ISP, attendees will gain access to an extensive network of mentors, sponsors, and friends. This ensures growth, access to new perspectives, and resources that help diverse women level up personally and professionally.

More than 100 speakers and panelists will cover topics such as health and wellness, social justice, financial planning and entrepreneurship, among others.

SPEAKERS:   Confirmed speakers include: Lisa Nichols, best-selling author and motivational speaker, the Honorable Mayor Shirley Franklin, first female mayor of the City of Atlanta, Mikki Taylor, editor-at-large, Essence Magazine, Mary Schmidt Campbell, president of Spelman College, Cynthia Bailey and a host of industry experts.

About Sister Diamonds, LLC

The International Slumber Party (ISP) is a place where women of color all over the world will be seen, heard, celebrated, and uplifted. Created by Sister Diamonds LLC co-founders, Crystal Khalil and Dr. Nicole LaBeach, the ISP provides opportunities to develop future talent for the corporate and small business landscape. For more info, or to become a sponsor visit internationalslumberparty.com.

Press Contact Name: Lalohni (LA) Campbell Phone: 4045937145 Email: Contact Us Website: http://persemediagroup.com/

Original Press Release.

More News From weeklyfame.com

China says US has 'weaponized' visas to target exchanges

Aug 12, 2020

BEIJING — China on Wednesday accused the U.S. of having "weaponized" the issuance of visas following the reported inability of a top Chinese space program official to obtain permission to travel to a key conference in Washington. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told reporters that the head of the Chinese delegation to the International Astronautical Congress wasn't able to obtain a visa following an Oct. 12 interview, making it difficult for Chinese representatives to attend important events at the meeting. Reports said the vice chairman of the China National Space Administration, Wu Yanhua, had planned to attend the congress. Hua...

The Latest: British PM questions Thomas Cook bosses' pay

Aug 12, 2020

LONDON — The Latest on the collapse of British tour company Thomas Cook (all times local): 6 p.m. Prime Minister Boris Johnson says a "huge effort" is underway to bring home British tourists and passengers stranded by the sudden financial collapse of travel company Thomas Cook. He adds Monday that steps needed to be taken so "you don't end up with a situation where the taxpayer, where the state is having to step in and bring people home." Johnson asks "whether it's right that the directors and the board should pay themselves large sums when a company can go down...

Tour company Thomas Cook collapses, global bookings canceled

Aug 12, 2020

LONDON — Longtime British tour company Thomas Cook collapsed after failing to secure rescue funding, and travel bookings for its more than 600,000 global vacationers were canceled early Monday. The British government said the return of the firm's 150,000 British customers now abroad would be the largest repatriation in its peacetime history. The process began Monday and officials warned that delays are inevitable. The Civil Aviation Authority said Thomas Cook has ceased trading, its four airlines will be grounded, and its 21,000 employees in 16 countries, including 9,000 in the UK, will lose their jobs. The company several months ago...

Fate of travel firm Thomas Cook up in the air after talks

Aug 12, 2020

LONDON — More than 600,000 vacationers who booked through tour operator Thomas Cook were on edge Sunday, wondering if they will be able to get home, as one of the world's oldest and biggest travel companies teetered on the edge of collapse. The debt-laden company, which confirmed Friday it was seeking 200 million pounds ($250 million) in funding to avoid going bust, was in talks with shareholders and creditors to stave off failure. A collapse could leave around 150,000 travelers from Britain stranded, along with hundreds of thousands from other countries. The company has sought to reassure customers that flights...

Bermuda lashed by heavy winds from Cat 3 Hurricane Humberto

Aug 12, 2020

MIAMI — Hurricane Humberto lashed Bermuda with strong winds Wednesday night as the powerful Category 3 storm passed just to the north of the British Atlantic territory, while another growing storm threatened tourist resorts along Mexico's Pacific coast. Bermuda Gov. John Rankin called up 120 members of the Royal Bermuda Regiment to prepare for possible storm recovery efforts and National Security Minister Wayne Caines cautioned everyone to stay inside. Authorities had ordered early closings of schools, clinics and government offices. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said hurricane-force winds began to hit the island of some 70,000 people by late afternoon...

Weekly Fame seeks to provide purposeful news to help improve and be a better self through daily life, fashion, accommodations, and traveling.

Contact us: sales@weeklyfame.com