1 Billion Rising Events

Love, Light & Lyrics

United States > New York > Nuyorican Poets Cafe, 236 E. 3rd St, New York, NY > 2014-02-11 > 05:30 pm

About The Event

Love, Light & Lyrics is a series of small vocal performances that speak out against gender-based violence, as part of the One Billion Rising campaign. The event is curated by the non-profit organization, The Women Worldwide Initiative (TWWI), and seeks to engage the community on the topic of gender-based violence. A percentage of the proceeds benefit TWWI's Young Women Rock! Mentorship Program for women and girls in low-income communities in NYC.

About The Organization

The Women Worldwide Initiative

The Women Worldwide Initiative (TWWI) has the mission to empower women and girls to strengthen their own capacities as decision-makers.

TWWI's mentorship programs and small-scale international development projects are dedicated to poverty eradication through youth development, and social and economic empowerment of women and girls in low-income communities in New York City and developing countries.

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