Press Release:- The Women’s ministries department of the St.Lucia Mission of Seventh Day Adventists invites ALL women of St. Lucia to its first ever Bi-lingual International Empowerment conference which will be facilitated by 4 Real women International Inc.
This conference themed ‘Women Transformed’ will be held at the Castries Comprehensive Secondary School on Saturday, April 8th from 9:00 am – 6:00 pm and on Sunday, April 9th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.
4 Real Women International Inc. is a group of women of diverse denominations, languages, and cultures who have held similar conferences in many places including Costa Rica and Jamaica. This team of women aims to ‘challenge women to see that they have a purpose, that they too are agents of change and that they can use their talents and skills to maximize them into possibilities. In so doing, they are able to take their rightful places in society, the world to fulfill their purpose.’
Some topics to be presented for the event are:
- From Victim to Victor,
- How to overcome violence and abuse
- How to fly when you are flying solo and have no co-pilot (FOR SINGLE WOMEN ONLY)
- VIP for teens (aged 13-17)
- Learn to say ‘No’: Build Your self-confidence
- Protect Yourself: The Dos and Don’ts of Social Media
- Self Defense workshops
Women of the Spanish-speaking community in St. Lucia are also invited to this two-day conference as workshops will be held on the following topics:
Rompiendo ciclos negativos para crear legados positivos
6 Razones por les cuales quiero salir de me matrimonio
Cuando tu hio tiene problemas de aprendizaje
This conference is not limited to Seventh Day Adventist women. It is FROM 4 Real Women International THROUGH the St. Lucia S.D.A. Women Ministries Department FOR ALL St. Lucian Women.
Resources are limited and the conference will cater for the first 350 women who register. Registration fees are $20 for women and $10 for teens
- Carmen Charles – 717- 8476
- Judelia Medard-Santiesteban – 712- 4371
- Odalys Small (for Spanish community) – 723-7504
- The Adventist Book Center on Chaussee Road
According to Kofi Anan ‘’There is no tool for development more effective than the empowerment of women.”
We believe that this is best done through the power of the Holy Spirit.
We are therefore inviting ALL women to participate in this much-needed and worthy venture.
Come and become ‘A Woman Transformed’.