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November 18, 2016

As we wrap up the in-person training portion of the VV GROW Fellowship, we are so honored to be able to provide such a life changing experience for women business owners around the globe. As one fellow wrote, “I’m surrounded by women that are a source of inspiration, guidance, love, knowledge, and experience. And what is more amazing is that I can call them my sisters.” Read More


June 20, 2016   /  By Sarah Fischer, Intern Innovation and Strategic Investments

Today more people live under the status of “refugee” than at any other point in modern history. Nearly 50 million people around the globe have been displaced from their homes and communities, causing a global crisis. Read More


May 27, 2016   /  By Aline Kamakian

Aline Kamakian is a successful Lebanese businesswoman who seized opportunities to strengthen her business as a mentee in the Global Ambassadors Program. Read More


February 25, 2016

CNN's Christiane Amanpour kicked off Women, Progress and the Global Economy, a public forum in London hosted by Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Vital Voices, convening stakeholders and thought leaders for lively panel discussions on women's economic empowerment. Read More


February 24, 2016

The morning was packed with training on human resources and financial management, featuring Kathleen Holland's performance management workshop and Global Ambassador Jennifer Boussuge's top 10 elements of financial management. Read More


February 23, 2016

Today was a deep dive into strategic planning, followed by social media training led by Wendy Ruiz Cofiño, one-on-one mentoring sessions and virtual financial mentoring with Bank of America experts who lend their time and talent, by phone, to help mentees tackle specific challenges. Read More


February 22, 2016

The Global Ambassadors Program kicked off in London with mentees from 8 countries paired with senior women executives from the U.S., U.A.E, Japan, Russia, Palestine and Tunisia for a week of mentoring and strategic workshops focused on building organizational management, financial acumen and leadership skills. Read More


February 18, 2016   /  By Zoë Dean-Smith, Senior Director, Global Programs

Our 12th Global Ambassadors Program kicks off in London, England February 22 for a week of one-on-one mentoring, business and organizational leadership training and a public forum on women and the economy.  Read More


November 10, 2015

Opportunity for women business owners and leaders of social enterprise to participate as mentees in the Global Ambassadors Program, a Vital Voices and Bank of America partnership to advance women's economic empowerment. Read More



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