Feminist City at Urbanism Summit

Since its inception in 2016, Urbanism Summit has functioned as a multidisciplinary platform bringing together professionals, city governments, community stakeholders and innovators tackling inefficiencies in urbanization as it applies to the future of cities, their makers and dwellers. Urbanism Summit emerged in response to the necessity to accelerate the pace of innovation in building people-centered cities and communities. By focusing …

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 …

Best of Miami 2016 | Ekaterina Juskowski

best of Miami ekaterina juskowski

BEST OF MIAMI 2016 is a June issue of Miami Today Newspaper “highlighting individuals and institutions helping to make Greater Miami livable, lovable and legendary.” Ekaterina Juskowski, founder of Miami Girls Foundation, was nominated by Rebecca Fishman Lipsey, CEO of Radical Partners, as being a newcomer who has reached great heights. Ms. Juskowski was recognized for her work that impacts the …

Startup Nation Conference | Miami Women Entrepreneurs

Startup Nation Conference

Meital Stavinsky (Shareholder Greenberg Traurig), Leandro Finol (Executive Director of The Idea Center), and Michal Niddam-Wachsman (Consul for Economic Affairs – U.S. Southern Region Government of Israel) Startup Nation Conference is a collaboration between the Idea Center at Miami-Dade College and Tel Aviv University in Israel with the support of the Knight Foundation. The goal of the initiative is to connect Tel …

Ekaterina Juskowski |New Times “Miami People 2015” Issue.

New Times Miami People 2015 Ekaterina Juskowski

  “When you exclude yourself from this community, it brings everyone down and backfires on you as well.” Miami girls get a bad rap. The term conjures notions of strappy stilettos, skintight dresses, and cringe-worthy pronunciations of “supposedly.” “Just look it up on Google,” Ekaterina Juskowski suggests. “All you get are sexually charged images of women’s behinds and breasts in …

Ekaterina Juskowski “One to Watch” | Miami Magazine Philanthropy Issue |November, 2015.

Miami Magazine November 2015 Issue Philanthropy Ekaterina Juskowski

Ekaterina Juskowski, the Founder of the Miami Girls Foundation was featured as “One to Watch” in Miami Magazine‘s Philanthropy Issue, November 2015. Photo Credit: Ekaterina Juskowski by Zain Ali Shah. When Ekaterina Juskowski found herself in defense mode every time someone called her a “Miami girl,” she knew something had to be done. The Moscow-born artist and New-York transplant knew …

# GIRLBOSS | Miami Girls Foundation in support of Young Artist Initiative | Cafeina Wynwood Lounge, October 23, 2015

# GIRLBOSS | Miami Girls Foundation in support of Young Artist Initiative |Cafeina Wynwood Lounge, October 23, 2015

Miami Girls Foundation together with Young Artist Initiative will host a # GIRLBOSS event in their joint effort to empower young, forward-thinking creatives shaping the face of Miami. The event will feature young women entrepreneurs in a fashion show curated by Miami-based duo Iron N Salt (Daniela Moreno and Valentina Hernandez) and the works of young Miami artists curated by Oliver …