Agenda

Friday, October 13, 2017
11:00 AM

TWEF Women & Girl’s Mentoring Luncheon

Mentoring Girls to Lead

High-impact mentoring luncheon with a focus on empowering women and young girls. This luncheon will uncover creative opportunities and valuable tools along with a fascinating combination of mentoring conversations over lunch, led by dynamic women of various cultures and professions leaving a memorable experience at each table.

Featuring Speaker: Michele Thornton-Ghee, BET Network

Location: Bayou Place Houston, TX (Downtown Theater District)

7:30 PM

TWEF Honors “Moguls in Media” Reception Gala

Reception Gala celebrating TWEF’s 15 years of Serving Local & Global Communities with live entertainment, food and remarkable networking opportunities. Awards will be presented to national & global media personalities.
David Loving, Univision
Willard Jackson, EBONY Magazine
D’Artagnan Bebel, Fox Television

Location: Univision 45 Houston

Saturday, October 14, 2017
9:00 AM

Prudential Backpack Drive

Families in need will have the opportunity to leave with backpacks for over 1,000 students within our community as part of TWEF’s Hurricane Harvey Relief Initiative.

Location: Houston, TX

1:00 PM

TWEF Harvey Relief VIP Pre-Festival

Live music, networking, and food

Location: TWEF Empowerment Center Houston, TX

2:00 PM

TWEF Harvey Relief Festival

“Festival of Stars”

Community & media partners will gather for our 15-year celebration with over 2,500 attendees. This day will focus on empowering and meeting the needs of victims affected by Hurricane Harvey and ensuring help for our families and youth…those that depend on us the most – rebuild their lives.

The festival will also feature live celebrity entertainment and live
performances by:
Les Brown, Legendary Iconic Motivational Speaker
John & Aventer Gray, OWN Network
Grammy-Award Singer, Estelle
Brian Courtney Wilson, Gospel Singer
Lil Nate & The Zydeco Big Timers


Location: TWEF Empowerment Center Houston, TX