Herstory

SHEQONOMI Partnership announced with Reliance JiO JioStore and KaiStore

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Sunday, February 11, 2024

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  • Our curated content includes more than 30 genres including women's health, entrepreneurship, investing, leadership, technology, climate change, sustainability, healing and wellness, meditation, and much more.
  • SHEQONOMI, in partnership with Reliance Jio, the Islamic Development Bank, the Algorand Foundation, KaiOS, SDG Impact Accelerator, PEACHSCORE Accelerator, SHE RAISES Capital Accelerator, and other global and grass-roots leading women's organizations has successfully launched our newest mobile apps on iOS, Google Play, JiO Store, and KaiStore with over 300,000 downloads across 175 countries and all continents in record time.
  • SHEQONOMI is a multi-award-winning woman-led scale-up that has emerged as a response to numerous problems faced by women and girls during the COVID-19 Pandemic, especially when it comes to accessibility.
  • While we have been building out our partnerships and global listener base, Reliance JiO has been scaling their reach across India with the recent launch of their 5G network, JioBook, JiOSTB, and JiONEXT now available in more than 250,000,000 across Jio platforms through JioStore.

VSEDC's HerStory Event Celebrates Women Leaders and Entrepreneurs with a Competitive Pitch Competition

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Saturday, April 1, 2023

LOS ANGELES, March 31, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation (VSEDC) kicked off its Women's History Month celebration with a bang, presenting HerStory - an event that honored three exceptional women leaders and showcased the best women-owned startups and small businesses in the area.

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  • Valerie Spiller, Rashunda Rene, and Guadalupe Tlatenchi were recognized with an Award of Excellence for their numerous accomplishments.
  • The top three winners of the pitch competition were awarded cash prizes of $1,500, $1,000, and $500, respectively.
  • The competition was fierce, but Crystal Crawford of Liberated Eyewear emerged as the winner of the startup category and the Audience Choice Award.
  • If you missed this fantastic event, don't worry – VSEDC will be hosting its annual Latino Heritage Event in October 2023.

Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation celebrates Women's History Month with HerStory Event

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Thursday, March 30, 2023

LOS ANGELES, March 29, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation (VSEDC) is proud to announce its annual Women's History Month celebration, HerStory, which will honor three local female leaders and feature a competitive business pitch competition for women-owned startups and small businesses. The event will take place tomorrow (March 30, 2023) at 12:30 PM and can be attended virtually via this Zoom link: https://cli.re/HerStory-Zoom.

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  • LOS ANGELES, March 29, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation (VSEDC) is proud to announce its annual Women's History Month celebration, HerStory, which will honor three local female leaders and feature a competitive business pitch competition for women-owned startups and small businesses.
  • The event will take place tomorrow (March 30, 2023) at 12:30 PM and can be attended virtually via this Zoom link: https://cli.re/HerStory-Zoom .
  • Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation (VSEDC) is a community-based nonprofit and Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) recognized for decades of technical and entrepreneurial assistance to South LA small businesses, start-ups and entrepreneurs.
  • The service VSEDC provides serves to drive community self-sufficiency, facilitate business growth, access to affordable housing, goods and services, and job creation.

Monroe College Hosts Young Women from Area High Schools for Powerful "My Sister's Keeper" Program Designed to Inspire and Motivate

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Monday, March 13, 2023

THE BRONX, N.Y., March 13, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --  Monroe College, a national leader in educating first-generation and international students, last Thursday hosted "My Sister's Keeper: Together We'll Make HERstory", a powerful female empowerment event attended by 240 young women from area high schools.

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  • The annual program, held on the College's Bronx campus, was led by Marc Jerome, president of Monroe College, and Joy Tolliver, Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and General Counsel.
  • They also heard about the importance of lifting each other up, finding their voices, and making themselves heard.
  • "I am so grateful to our students and special guest speakers and, of course, to the amazing young women who joined us."
  • The College is planning a similar program for young high school men – "My Brother's Keeper" – later this spring.

TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance, Launches New Movement, For the Love of My Gurls, Focused on Young Black Women and Breast Health

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Wednesday, February 1, 2023

TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance (TOUCHBBCA) announces the launch of For the Love of My Gurls, a new multi-media education platform targeting Black women ages 18-35 to bring attention and action to Black Breast Health.

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  • TOUCH, The Black Breast Cancer Alliance (TOUCHBBCA) announces the launch of For the Love of My Gurls, a new multi-media education platform targeting Black women ages 18-35 to bring attention and action to Black Breast Health.
  • The campaign’s educational resources and programs will focus on Black Breast Health, risk minimization, awareness, and action for young, Black women without a breast cancer diagnosis.
  • Through digital initiatives and in-person events, For the Love of My Gurls will cover all topics related to Black Breast Health.
  • “We believe that young, Black women need more information about the risks of Black Breast Cancer much sooner, before breast cancer impacts their lives.

KiwiTech Announces Strategic Partnership With Wellness Startup Chi Universe

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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- KiwiTech, LLC, a startup ecosystem that helps early to growth-stage startups with technology, fundraising, and go-to-market support, entered into a strategic partnership with Chi Universe, a California-based healthtech startup bringing wellness into homes for kids and families. Under this partnership, KiwiTech will support the startup with its engineering resources to scale its FitTech game upgrade.

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  • KiwiTech partners with Chi Universe, a California-based wellness startup leading the charge for physical & mental wellness for everybody.
  • NEW YORK, Nov. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- KiwiTech, LLC, a startup ecosystem that helps early to growth-stage startups with technology, fundraising, and go-to-market support, entered into a strategic partnership with Chi Universe, a California-based healthtech startup bringing wellness into homes for kids and families.
  • Under this partnership, KiwiTech will support the startup with its engineering resources to scale its FitTech game upgrade.
  • The Chi Universe is a healthtech startup and developer of patented interactive toy product Chi Mat & Game App.

Women Grow is Going to MJBizCon

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Thursday, November 10, 2022

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever,  Women Grow LLC, the largest professional network in cannabis that connects, educates, empowers, and inspires the next generation of industry leaders, has partnered with MJBizCon, the largest conference expo in cannabis, to mark the return of one of the most influential events in the industry. On November 16, 2022, Booth #8848 will be the epicenter of women's leadership in cannabis as Women Grow LIVE at MJBizCon takes place on the Expo floor from 10:30 am - 4:00 pm. 

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  • On November 16, 2022, Booth #8848 will be the epicenter of women's leadership in cannabis as Women Grow LIVE at MJBizCon takes place on the Expo floor from 10:30 am - 4:00 pm.
  • Dr. Chanda Macias, Chairwoman, and CEO of Women Grow, who is also on the advisory board for MJBizCon, said, "We remain committed to elevating women in our industry, and being able to bring Women Grow to MJBizCon under this partnership is exciting.
  • "As women continue to play a significant role in our industry, I am pleased that MJBizCon and Women Grow have come together to partner in this unique experience where the next generation of women leaders can feel inspired and empowered by those that paved the way.
  • Women Grow is the largest professional network that connects, educates, empowers, and inspires women leaders in the cannabis industry.

Only 1 Woman for Every 3 Men Are Mentioned in K-12 Standards, and HerStory: The Board Game Wants to Change This

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Tuesday, October 18, 2022

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Underdog Games, makers of Trekking the National Parks, announces its latest board game today, HerStory. HerStory is a family-friendly game, featuring 120 iconic women of history. The game launches on Amazon this week.

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  • HerStory is a family-friendly game, featuring 120 iconic women of history.
  • In HerStory, you're an acclaimed author, writing a book to tell the stories of remarkable women in history.
  • Of the 120 women in the game, 53% are non-white, and roughly 70% are lesser known.
  • A portion of all proceeds for this game will be donated to the Malala Fund to help educate girls around the world.

OUTFRONT Media Displays 'HERstory' Campaign on Digital OOH Assets for Women's History Month

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Monday, March 8, 2021

Today, women do it all and gender is no limitation to what is possible in one's career or personal life.

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  • Today, women do it all and gender is no limitation to what is possible in one's career or personal life.
  • Highlighting several unique characteristics of women, OUTFRONT's 'HERstory' campaign reimagines what those paper dolls can be.
  • "We are happy to bring the Women's History Month celebration into public view through this creative which is both whimsical and thought-provoking," said Jodi Senese, Chief Marketing Officer at OUTFRONT Media.
  • Every woman has her own 'herstory' and we are thrilled to display this campaign on highly visible displays across the country."

High Herstory Announces Streaming Partnership with Social Club TV: Available Across Phones, Tablets, and Smart TVs

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Friday, December 18, 2020

NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- High Herstory, the highly anticipated historical comedy series at the intersection of cannabis and feminism, will be available for streaming through distribution partner, Social Club TV, early next year.

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  • NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- High Herstory, the highly anticipated historical comedy series at the intersection of cannabis and feminism, will be available for streaming through distribution partner, Social Club TV, early next year.
  • The storytellers, of course, unapologetically consume cannabis throughout each episode.\
    Social Club TV's Joshua Otten says, "Social Club TV is proud to be a distribution partner with High Herstory.
  • High Herstory has opened the series to advertisers in the cannabis space seeking amplification to an intellectual audience of cannacurious women.
  • Watch High Herstory, the series, on Social Club TV in early 2021.