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Women at Work: An Evening with Alison Wright

Women at Work: An Evening with Alison Wright

May 3, 2017, 5:00pm - May 3, 2017, 7:30pm

Tides Thoreau Center SF
1012 Torney Ave
San Francisco, CA  94129 Map

Join us for an evening of art and discussion with award-winning photographer Alison Wright, BRAC USA President & CEO Donella Rapier, and Tides CEO Kriss Deiglmeier. With the backdrop of a powerful photographic showcase, Alison Wright will talk about her travels to Liberia, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda to document the lives of people empowered by BRAC. Donella Rapier will examine trends in international development and the progress being made to achieve gender equity worldwide – as well as the challenges ahead. Kriss Deiglmeier will highlight the role of philanthropic organizations in ensuring effective programming worldwide. Drinks and opening from 5pm. Discussion will begin at 6pm.... See MoreSee Less

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