We’re proud to announce that the ‘Take Our Daughters And Sons To Work®’ Foundation has come aboard as partner to the youth edition of the I’mPOSSIBLE conversation taking place on April 25 at the House of Commons in partnership with Black Women Mean Business (BWMB). This makes the youth edition an ‘official UK’ event of the [...]
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Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work® Foundation joins us as partner to the I’mPOSSIBLE. conversation youth edition!
Founder of I’mPOSSIBLE. Global CIC received the Leadership Award at the WIE50 Power Breakfast held on International Women’s Day (March 8, 2013) at the London Stock Exchange. The award was given to Simone for her outstanding leadership and contribution to promoting the rights of girls and women, work she does mainly through the UK registered [...]
It’s back! The I’mPOSSIBLE conversation, Autumn edition is the third event of the year and sees another stellar line up of British women of colour tell their stories on how they became POSSIBLE. Bola Agbaje – award-winning playwright is a 2008 Laurence Olivier Award winner for her first play ‘Gone Too Far!’ which [...]
Hannah Pool is a journalist, author and commentator who writes regularly in the national media on gender, race and identity. A Guardian journalist for over 14 years with stints as the Guardian Weekend’s Beauty editor for five years; during which time she wrote the hugely successful ‘New Black’ column which was the first beauty column for women [...]
Hot on the heels of the mind blowing February edition of The I’mPOSSIBLE conversation; the empowering event is back on Wednesday, June 6, at 6pm. No other event is putting women of colour in Britain’s stories and life experiences in the public domain, unabridged, with no interruptions or apologies. I’mPOSSIBLE is creating history and [...]
Founder of I’mPOSSIBLE; Simone Bresi-Ando joined Angie LeMar on BBC London 94.9FM’s ‘Ladies Lounge’ on Saturday March 31st with guest Kim Woodburn star of 2009′s I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here’ and Channel 4′s ‘How Clean Is Your House’ to talk about the week’s news stories that have got under their skin. Take [...]
“Speak for me, because I can’t speak for myself” – and other ways of helping charity have a long-term role in Africa
By Jorden Berkeley. Within a matter of days the Kony 2012 campaign video went viral created by the NGO ‘Invisible Children’ which was edited to perfection to cause an emotive response on the very basic level of human understanding; good vs. bad. Joseph Kony; the leader of the Ugandan guerrilla group the ‘Lord’s Resistance [...]
On Sunday March 11, I’mPOSSIBLE founder; Simone Bresi-Ando joined the Dotun Adebayo on Sunday show in observance of International Women’s Day. One of the many questions Dotun will be asking is: What do women want, and how do they hope to achieve it? Take a listen: Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Part 4:
On Sunday February 5; founder of I’mPOSSIBLE; Simone Bresi-Ando appeared on ‘Shoot the Messenger’ programme on Vox Africa, Sky channel 218 (UK) to talk about her goals with the social enterprise and the series of events she holds called ‘the I’mPOSSIBLE conversation‘.
I’mPOSSIBLE. founder; Simone Bresi-Ando was asked to appear on the ‘Boulton and Co’ programme on Sky News in late December to discuss the issue of the illegal sale of skin lightenings creams. Take a look…