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October Awesome: National Women’s Small Business Month Is Time to Act

October Awesome: National Women’s Small Business Month Is Time to Act

In Kabul, thanks to longtime sponsor Office Depot Office Max, Facilitator Manizha Wafeq distributed laptops to eight graduating members of PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS(r) who were unable to come to the...

Let’s All Be Like Margaret, Making a Difference on Repeat

Let’s All Be Like Margaret, Making a Difference on Repeat

PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS(r) women making things happen at the HER | ART fashion show fundraising event at 21c Museum Hotel in July. From L to R: Jenee Naifeh Lister (SVP...

Women Empowering Women, Amplified

Women Empowering Women, Amplified

Flashback to 2013 when NAWBO member Angelika Coghlan (right) mentored Fatima Mazari (left), one of many Afghan and Rwandan PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS(r) students Angelika has helped to empower over the...

Beyond Kabul and into the Afghan Provinces

Beyond Kabul and into the Afghan Provinces

PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS(r) Afghanistan runs smoothly thanks to seamless leadership by longtime Facilitator Manizha Wafeq (3rd from left). Arriving in the US for Leadership Development in July were (from L to...

From Oh No to Aha: The Class of 2017 Had the Opportunity to Tell Their Stories

From Oh No to Aha: The Class of 2017 Had the Opportunity to Tell Their Stories

This year PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS(r) graduates had the opportunity to share their stories. Massooma Ibrahimi (2nd from left) shined telling her story of transformation from solo dreamer to intrepid filmmaker. From...