#NEVERNOTWORKING at SPRING/BREAK ART SHOW 2018

SPRING/BREAK Art Show 2018

SPRING/BREAK Art Show “Stranger Comes To Town” March 4-12, 2018 – 4 Times Square, NYC The Directors and Team of Spring/Break Art Show stand in solidarity with the activist movements of the domestic workers in the United States by taking in account their perspectives on feminization of poverty. We support the voices of working women by pledging to honor and …

Fashion Feminism & Female Empowerment Panel Discussion

Ximena Kavalekas, Ekaterina Juskowski, Kelly Talamas & Anastasia Koutsioukis

Ximena Kavalekas, Ekaterina Juskowski, Kelly Talamas and Anastasia Koutsioukis photographed by World Red Eye on August 24, 2018   Clothing is meant to make women feel powerful and secure, this is why championing women should be the next frontier of the fashion industry. Maria Carolina Melo is leading the conversation on Fashion, Feminism and Female Empowerment in Miami. As a …

Grace Nelson Speaks to Miami Leaders

Grace Nelson Miami Girls Foundation

On February 24, 2018 Brittany Jarrin, Managing Director of the Miami Girls Foundation and Dr. Norman Whyte co-hosted “Women with Grace” event featuring guest speaker Grace Nelson. Grace shared her personal experience supporting her husband Senator Bill Nelson during his very first political campaign and being inspired by the people she met. Today Grace is a powerful figure and a leader …

Urbanism Summit Miami 2018

Urbanism Summit Miami

Second annual Urbanism Summit took place on February 15, 2018 in Miami Downtown at the historical Securities building currently hosting WeWork Miami. The summit was founded by Andrew Quarrie with the goal to share actionable ideas across disciplines in new urbanism and spark a movement of collaboration among investors, startups, policy makers and community. Miami Girls Foundation’s Founder and Creative …

PALM Award for Miami Leaders by SocialMiami.com

Palm Award SOCIAL MIAMI

On January 31, 2018 the Founder of the Miami Girls Foundation, Ekaterina Juskowski, was recognized by SocialMiami.com  for  her “outstanding contribution to the business and cultural landscape of Miami” alongside Ryan Anderson, Co-Founder of Wyn-Box, Benton Galgay, Production Director of the Rhythm Foundation, and Esther Park of National YoungArts Foundation. The inaugural ceremony was hosted by Cristina Mas, Founder of CIM Consulting and …

MIAMI GIRLS ARE AWESOME! Campaign Will Award $1000 Grants to Community-Changing, Innovative Ideas by Local Women

Miami Girls are Awesome

MIAMI (January 17, 2018) – Miami Girls Foundation and Awesome Foundation Miami partner to celebrate Miami women and their communities during Women’s History Month. Miami Girls Are Awesome! campaign is looking for Miami women passionate about making their city a better place and will award series of grants to community-changing, innovative ideas by local women. A woman or a girl, …

Connect Miami at Macaya Gallery: Connecting Miami Leaders

Connect Miami at Macaya Gallery Connecting Miami Leaders

Connect Miami is a community-led initiative focused on building empathy, kindness, and connection across lines of difference. During “10 days of connection challenge“Miami Girls Foundation, Creative G.L.U.E., and Miami made. aligned their missions  in a partnership designed to connect female leaders across lines of difference with the goal to build a stronger Miami through empowering women. Hosted by Brittany Jarrin and …

Lauren Harper Launches Social Venture Partners | SVP Miami

Social Venture Partners SVP Miami Lauren Harper

Last year Lauren Harper was featured among 30 changemakers in our “Miami Girls Inspiring Leadership” campaign. UM School of Law alumna Harper left the legal profession five years ago to focus on cultivating the ecosystem for Miami’s social innovators. This year she is launching Miami chapter of Social Venture Partners (SVP) with the dual mission of strengthening and scaling social …

Now Be Here #3 | Miami Artists

Be Here Now Miami

On December 10, 2016 over 300 female artists working in Miami and South Florida arrived to PAMM for a historic group photograph. The gathering became the third event in Now Be Here series organized by a Los Angeles-based artist Kim Schoenstadt. Last summer Kim launched the project with the goal to give women a chance “to stand up and be …

Comic Cure ‘s Florida’s Funniest Female

Comic Cure

Comic Cure ‘s inaugural Florida’s Funniest Female took place on May 14, 2016 in Miami. The event has a goal to showcase female comedians from across the state of Florida and is designed to benefit local non-profit organizations. We went backstage to ask the contestants about what it takes to be funny and a female at the same time. The …