Thursday, March 05, 2009

Women of El Barrio Wanted

Activism

Women of El Barrio (WOEB) promotes the leadership of Puerto Rican women regardless of age, sexual orientation, religious preferences, political affiliations or socio-economic status. Through the annual Women’s History Month celebration, WOEB has the opportunity to recognize women who have contributed to enhancing the quality of life in El Barrio/East Harlem according to the criteria stated below:

Required Criteria: All nominees must have the following attributes for this award:

*Must be a woman of Puerto Rican descent

*Must be a resident of El Barrio/East Harlem

*Must be active in the cultural, social, political efforts, enhancing quality of life in El Barrio, demonstrating leadership, mentorship and/or creativity.

If nominating a young woman, the candidate should be aspiring, mature, active, creative and be seen as an emerging leader.

Nominations are due by MARCH 12.

Here's the link for the nomination form:

http://i129.photobucket.com/albums/p231/alyssa2178/WOEB2009NominationForm.jpg

You may also e-mail WOEB at womenoeb@gmail.com to have the form sent to you.

The WOEB celebration will be Thursday, March 26 at the Taino Towers, Crystal Room in East Harlem.

source: Women of El Barrio
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