Through the lens of Rising Stars [Singapore+Acumen & Wedu]

Saturday, August 19th

1:30 pm - Through the lens of Rising Stars [Singapore+Acumen & Wedu]

Are you curious about the personal and educational challenges faced by the local communities in Asia? Do you have interests in helping others grow and learning more about the importance of mentoring? Do you believe in women empowerment?

Then join us for an inspiring learning opportunity with Singapore+Acumen and Wedu. This will be an up-close and interactive experience on how a fast-growing social enterprise transforms the communities in the least developed corners of the world, by empowering young women (Rising Stars) through its signature leadership development and innovative education-financing programs.You will get to immerse yourself in the roles of these Rising Stars and their mentors, to experience first-hand – their challenges and

You will get to immerse yourself in the roles of these Rising Stars and their mentors, to experience first-hand – their challenges and aspirations, and play a part in providing solutions/mentorship to these amazing women. This will also be an opportunity to shape the direction that Wedu should take to impact the lives of more of such promising young women leaders.

Who Should Attend

Anyone who has a keen interest in women empowerment, education-sector, mentorship, social entrepreneurship or creating impact.

About Singapore+Acumen

Singapore+Acumen is a self-organized volunteer-led chapter of Acumen.

About Wedu

Wedu is a leadership development organization that aims to unlock the leadership potential of young women in Asia, enabling them to become leaders of their own development and that of their community. Wedu achieves this mission by offering mentorship and innovative financing options for completing university education to high potential women (‘Rising Stars’). Together, mentorship and education give young women the tools to realize their full leadership potential and goals. To date, we have served 405 Rising Stars from 19 countries and facilitated over 14,000 hours of mentorship from mentors in 25 countries.


Saturday, August 19th
1:30 PM to 5:00 PM

TPI Building (Awaken Group)
62 Cecil Street #05-00 (Theatrette) TPI Building (Awaken Group)
Singapore 049710

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