Posts Tagged ‘young women’

Lasses to Ladies: Tea inspires women of foster care

Young women from the area gathered for tea at the Madarian Oriental, but this wasn’t your ordinary tea party. “Ladies to Lasses”  is an annual event put on by Danielle Jenning’s organization Blessed Haven Inc.  Danielle Jennings is a passionate community advocate specializing in youth mentorship and policy analysis. Blessed Haven is a nonprofit organization for youth transitioning out of the foster care system in the DC metro area. Read more

Watch coverage on WUSA9 below:

Pink Masquerade & Prayers Needed

Founder Maimah Karmo and her Tigerlily Foundation hosted their Pink Masquerade 2010, in hopes of raising awareness of young women battling breast cancer. I would love if you could keep my friend Stef Woods (pictured right) in your prayers. She just started her round of chemo and we are wishing her strength with much love during this challenging journey.

Thank you to Maimah and her network for continuing to educate our public about how real this disease is and how it can touch anyone… no matter how old you are.

COVERAGE OF PINK MASQUERADE ON WUSA9 TV BELOW

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