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MIAMI BEACH WOMEN'S CONFERENCE
Is Proud To Honor Extraordinary Women of the Past
Reach Out To Assist Our Local Women's Organizations
And Inspire Our Leaders of Tomorrow
Community Empowerment Donations
The Miami Beach Women's Conference and Women's Exhibit, Inc. are proud to have donated resources to organizations that empower women in our community or educate us about the outstanding courage of our women pioneers and role models.
Click on the links below to learn more about the organizatons we have supported through proceeds from the Miami Beach Women's Conference.
The Randie Hofer Scholarship Fund, 2012
The First Prize Winner of the 2012 Randie Hofer Scholarship Fund is Miami Beach Senior High School Junior Melissa Bustos. She won for her daunting Essay on author and abolitionist Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896) who couragiously spoke out about slavery and civil rights through her 1852 novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" which inspired Melissa to write her own essay to inform her community about the issues of Human Trafficking and slavery in our world today. Second prize was awarded to Kaidian Cargill for her Essay on Constance Baker Motley. Click above to read both of these compelling stories.
The Barbara Capitman Archives, 2010
"Miami Design Preservation League used the donation from the 2010 Women's Conference to digitize photos and video/audio tapes in the Barbara Capitman Archives to make them more available to researchers and the general public." --Michael Kinerk & Dennis Wilhelm
Ayuda Miami, 2010
"Many thanks to Women's Exhibit for their generous donation to Ayuda during our Gala fundraiser in 2010! As a local 501 (c)(3), we are very dependent on the support of our community to continue our work to help improve the lives of underserved families in Miami with education, life skills training, and family empowerment programs. This donation was applied to the education programs offered by Ayuda to over 500 families throughout Miami." -- DeAnne Connolly Graham, Chair, Board of Directors
Miami-Dade Commission for Women, 2010, 2009
"The Miami Beach Women's Conference provides women with the great opportunity to learn, enrich their lives, and network. I encourage everyone to attend. The Miami-Dade Commission for Women is proud to have been associated with this event since its inception and we look forward to the next Conference" -- Laura Morilla, Executive Director
Miami Beach Commission for Women, 2010,2009
"Women's Exhibit, Inc. has assisted the Miami Beach Commission for Women with support to our "Health Forum" & "Women Worth Knowing" programs." -- The City of Miami Beach