Santa Barbara, California (PressExposure) February 24, 2011 -- If you are interested in learning about the importance of education and women empowerment, you do not want to miss this unique Santa Barbara festival that seeks to empower women and celebrate Women's History month. The Women's Festival is one of the only events in Santa Barbara that offers a unique opportunity to network with women in leadership roles from a wide range of backgrounds.
The Women's Festivals are the premier gathering of women seeking to empower themselves by connecting with the tools and resources they need to flourish and prosper in all aspects of their busy lives. Attendees help further the celebratory momentum behind Women's History Month and address the crucial issues facing women today in an interactive, multi-cultural, and entertaining format-providing fertile ground for networking, referrals, and resource sharing.
People who live in the local area, will have a unique opportunity to meet powerful women business leaders, and influential owners of Santa Barbara companies. They will leave with a renewed sense of the importance of education and women empowerment. Women leadership is a key focus of this March festival, and many say it is the best networking event Santa Barbara offers. Come help empower women at the 4th Annual Women's festival. No other Santa Barbara festival gets people up close and personal with inspirational leaders from the arts, local non-profits and thriving businesses.
A talented team of well-connected men and women have joined forces to produce the 2011 Women's Festivals in Santa Barbara, California. Founding non-profit organizations include the National Association of Women Business Owners, SCORE, Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara, Girls Inc. of Carpentaria, Future Women CEO's, Women's Economic Ventures, GOLD, the Women's Foundation of California, the Weidman Foundation, the Profane Foundation for the Arts and Santa Barbara Chamber Commerce - all joining forces in a common goal of empowering women through educational and enlightening discussions led by renowned speakers and authors.
According to Founder Patty DeDominic, "We invite you to be up close and personal with inspirational leaders from the arts, important community organizations and business in beautiful Santa Barbara to help you create a Rich and Fulfilling life."
The Women's Festival seeks to benefit and encourage non-profit organizations specifically concerned with women leadership, e.g., NAWBO, Girls Inc., etc. The Women's Festivals will celebrate the accomplishments and nurture the dreams of women in an interactive, multi-cultural, and multi-tracked format focusing on the five critical areas of women's lives: Personal, Professional, Philanthropic, Political, and Planet- otherwise known as the "5 Ps"
The festival mission statement is to further the celebratory momentum behind Women's History Month and International Women's Day, which is always on March 8th, however, the Santa Barbara event is planned a few days earlier on March 4-5th.
2011 Festival Theme: Collaboration
* Develop relationships with like-minded people
* Heighten your global and cultural awareness
* Build your business and success skills
* Improve your health and wellness
* Contribute to a better planet
* Work with young women, future leaders, visionaries
* Learn from mentors and established leaders