Womensphere Summit 2010

Global Fund for Widows is proud to announce that it had been selected to be a Featured Community Partner of the Womensphere with Newsweek Global Summit , back on September 24 and 25 in New York City. We were privileged to be featured in an elite circle of women leaders including Abby Joseph Cohen, Mary J. Blige, Kavita Ramdas, Dina Powell, and Shelly Lazarus.

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Abby Joseph Cohen – President
Global Markets Institute
Goldman Sachs

Angela Leaney – Chief Marketing Officer
Anna Ewing – Chief Information Officer

Barbara Byrne -Vice Chairman
Barclays Capital

Bonnie Nixon
 – Director of Sustainability
Hewlett Packard

Esther Dyson – CEO
EdVenture Holdings

Janet Benshoof – President & Founder
Global Justice Center

Joyce Chang  – Global Head of Emerging Markets & Credit Research
JPMorgan Chase

Kate Carr 
– Chief Development Officer
Malaria No More

Kathleen Rogers – CEO
Earth Day Network
Environmental organization reaching 1 billion people

Kavita Ramdas – CEO
Global Fund for Women
Operating and empowering women in over 160 countries worldwide

Lisa Stone – CEO & Co-Founder
Lynn Tilton – CEO & Sole Principal
Patriarch Partners

$7 Billion private equity firm with over 70 portfolio companies

Marsha Firestone – Founder & President
Women Presidents Organization (WPO)

Mary J. Blige – Award-winning artist
President & Co-Founder Foundation for the Advancement of Women Now (FFAWN)

Maya Ajmera – CEO
Global Fund for Children

Monica Mandelli – Head of Global Strategic Relationships
Goldman Sachs

Nancy Pedot – Managing Director
Golden Seeds / Former CEO, Gymboree
Pamela Hartigan – Executive Director
Skoll Center for Social Entrepreneurship / Said Business School / Oxford University
Sharon Vosmek – CEO
ASTIA / Shelly Lazarus / Chairman / Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide

Victoria Hale – CEO & Founder
Medicines360 / Founder, Former Chairman Institute for One World Health

Zouera Youssofou
Head / Women in Business Program /The World Bank