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      Women of Color & Allies Empowerment Event (First Ladies of Poverty Launch) in Northampton

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      May 25, 2019

      Saturday   3:00 PM

      139 South Street
      Northampton, Massachusetts

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      Women of Color & Allies Empowerment Event (First Ladies of Poverty Launch)

      The First Ladies of Poverty Foundation's Launch Event Hosted by: Ms. Massachusetts 2019 American Women of Service and Miss Black America Massachusetts 2018-2019, Shatoyia Jones This event is a community event for women of color, allies, and their youth/young adults of all ages interested in seeking inspiration, networking and/or poverty alleviation, escaping poverty, and/or basic needs programming. Also come to learn more about First Ladies of Poverty Foundation and its mission to alleviate poverty and develop basic needs programming in underserved communities, the resources offered (including FLP's new pitch contest and our annual awards with over $10,000 in prizes) and so much more, including how you can become a First Lady of Poverty! Get Involved For performance/speaker spots, vendor options, partnerships or collaborations, please click here. For sponsorships starting at $500, please click here. For promo ad space in our promo material, please click here. To contribute goodies to our goodie bags, please click here. More about the FLP Foundation:    First Ladies of Poverty Foundation (FLP) is founded by Shatoyia Jones, Miss Black America Massachusetts, Founder and CEO of Ordinary x Influence, and The First Lady of Poverty Lifestyle-Style Blog Princessa de la Paz. Shatoyia grew up in one of the poorest cities in Louisiana and went to one of the most elite private colleges in the U.S. First Ladies of Poverty is her way of giving back. The FLP connects women of color and allies who are actively fighting poverty or looking to escape poverty and make a positive impact to the necessary and tools for long-term success.   From basic needs to social entrepreneurship and educational programming, The First Ladies of Poverty Foundation creates, coordinates, funds and implements programming that works to alleviate poverty, as well as support programming and annual events for the women involved. Learn more about how to become a First Lady of Poverty or get involved today! In providing a supportive community with a focus on healing & resiliency community for, the women and allies (female and non-female) involved are granted opportunities to make a significant impact through high-impact social good initiatives and business ventures, while also telling their stories and  discovering tools to guard against discrimination and hate crimes.    The FLP also works to alleviate poverty for under-served communities and families by publishing relevant works and establishing basic needs programming in under-served communities around the U.S. ​Our Objectives: To make basic needs, education, opportunity more accessible in under-served communities To equip women of color with the mindset and tools they need to live a happy, fulfilling and financially stable life despite being the last to be considered and more targeted for hate crimes To celebrate and actively support women of color working to alleviate poverty To support social entrepreneurship and the awareness of social good employment opportunities Causes We Support Women of Color & allies Empowerment Basic Needs Accessibility Programming & Poverty Alleviation Community Mobilization & Advocacy Education & Employment - Opportunity Access Social Entrepreneurship Tackling Hate Crimes, Hate Against Persons of Color Mental Health & Wellbeing - Holistic Health & Wellness Dismantling Corruption of Social Systems Learn More and Get Involved here.

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