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Invest in Youth Dinner Celebrates Young Women's Leadership

Our 4th annual Invest in Youth Dinner, held on Thursday, October 25th, featured an inspiring conversation on women's leadership moderated by MSNBC's Joy-Ann Reid, featuring activists from our Invest in Youth program grantees Sadie Nash Leadership Project and Girls for Gender Equity: Sadie Nash Executive Director Chitra Aiyar and member Yazmin Abdullah and GGE President and founder Joanne Smith and member Megan Jean Louis.

More than 200 guests joined us for the dinner catered by grantees Drive Change and Emma's Torch at 501 Union, which was chaired by Carley Roney, Tamara Belinfanti, Martha Berry, Ana Gasteyer, Sonali Mody and Lola C. West.

Jenny Walski

Director of Individual Giving