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Impact

IAEE women are making an impact not only in business but in our communities.  We believe showing gratitude is being thankful for our industry and IAEE women are committed to returning that kindness to others who are less fortunate.

 

 

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August Awareness

World Humanitarian Day – 19 August

Women’s Equity Day – 26 August

September Awareness

Labor Day – 6 September

World Suicide Prevention Day – 10 September

October Awareness

World Mental Health Day – 10 October

Global Diversity Awareness Month

Global Breast Cancer Awareness Month

November Awareness

National Stress Awareness Day – 3 November

World Kindness Day – 13 November

Thanksgiving – 25 November

Social Giving Activities Success Stories

B & Dee’s Baltimore Love

In 2021, attendees once again gave back to the local community, this time in the city of Baltimore supporting B & Dee’s Baltimore Love. Attendees worked together to create over 350 snack care packages to be provided at the September Lunch Patrol program in various Baltimore communities. Along with attendees and other amazing people from our industry, we were able to provide $1,400 in monetary donations to assist them with future programs and in providing life sustaining resources to its most vulnerable neighborhoods in need of help. Click Here to Learn More About B & Dee’s Baltimore Love


Carpenter’s Shelter

In 2020, the attendees of WLF gave back to the local community by partnering with Carpenter’s Shelter, IAEE attendees raised and provided $1270 to assist this organization with eradicating homelessness, providing housing and an array of services and home goods to those in need in Alexandria, VA. Click Here to Learn More About Carpenter’s Shelter


Casey Cares and Headbands of Hope

Year after year, the women of IAEE continue to come together as a community for this premiere event with a common goal to give back to the local area in which our event was held. For 2019, our focus was Casey Cares and Headbands of Hope benefitting Inova Children’s Hospital and Cancer Program.

Attendees of the 2019 WLF program gave back in a phenomenal way by raising $805 for children in need through the organization Casey Cares, and also provided 250+ headbands to children with illnesses.


Extra-Ordinary Birthdays

This is a wonderful organization that helps transform the lives of homeless children by creating personalized birthday parties that make children feel valued and inspire moments of delight in their lives.

In 2018, attendees of WLF gave back in a phenomenal way by raising $1,915 for these children in need.


Dress for Success

The mission of Dress for Success is to empower women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire, and the development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. Due to the gracious donations of the attendees of the IAEE Women’s Leadership Forum in 2017, we were able to provide over 300 items of clothing, which was twice as much as last year! Thank you for your contributions!

 

 

 


Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer

Thank you to Freeman for the Vera Bradley tote bags. With this purchase, the IAEE Women’s Leadership Forum was able to give back to the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer.

 


Capital Area Food Bank

In 2017, attendees of the IAEE Women’s Leadership Forum raised over $1,700 for the Capital Area Food Bank. With these contributions, the Capital Area Food Bank was able to provide 4,000 meals!


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