London, United Kingdom (PressExposure) February 10, 2012 -- The exhibit will include speakers Malachi O'Doherty and Maria Andreana Deiana, as well as the premier of Dr. Barbara Renzi's documentary titled BELFAST: YOU NEVER KNOW, WOMEN'S VOICES. It offers a view of Belfast from the eyes of foreign women. In addition, the event will include an art auction from local artists, as well as serving food and drinks.
The International Women's Day Exhibit and Lecture is taking place on 24 March 2012 in Belfast, it is being held in celebration of women's human rights and motherhood. The event will benefit The Shayler Foundation's Uganda: Survivor's Initiative Programme.
"I am organizing this art exhibit in an effort to raise needed funds for Uganda: Survivor's Initiative's Safe Birthing Project. The mission to help women in developing countries prevent avoidable medical complications during pregnancy, and aid with the delivery of a healthy baby goes a long way to set both mother and baby on a healthier path", said Aubrey Shayler, CEO of The Shayler Foundation.
Sponsorships are being sought on various levels and for many aspects of the event. For more information or to volunteer, please visit the website: [http://theshaylerfoundation.org.uk].
Sponsors to date include:
The Crescent Arts Centre
When: 24 March 2012
Where: 2-4 University Road, Belfast UK, BT7 1NH
Time: 2.00 pm
Cost: Free of charge-DONATIONS GREATLY APPRECIATED
The Shayler Foundation
020 3239 7058
The Shayler Foundation is an international women's human rights organisation which, with the aid of volunteers and grassroots women's organisations
indigenous to the regions being served, will address issues central to their communities including but not limited to reproductive and medical rights, freedom
from violence, education and other fundamental human rights. The Shayler Foundation, by providing support, training and resources to sister organisations,
will address the concerns of their communities while helping them develop long-term solutions to ongoing challenges. The Shayler Foundation, by working
with professionals and volunteers, is able to help women build lives of dignity, health, security, and self-sufficiency.
The Shayler Foundation
For Immediate Release