5 Events Featuring Black Women You Don't Want to Miss This Week

Check out these upcoming events featuring black women and continue to send events that are centered around black womanhood to events@forharriet.com. Be sure to check back each week for new events!


Date: June 11- 14, 2015
Location: Detroit, MI - Harlem, NY
Admission: $75-$275

This live concert assembles some of today's hottest Rock goddesses on the famed Apollo stage. In this extraordinary, first-time collaboration, the Apollo and London’s Southbank Centre present a four-day WOW festival in New York, featuring performances, talks, mentoring sessions, music, film and debates that celebrate the talents of women and girls from all walks of life and all parts of the world.

Join us for this exciting, essential and empowering international gathering of women for four jam-packed days uptown in Harlem, USA.

Date: Saturday, June 13, 2015 9:00am - 3:00pm
Location: Phoenix, AZ

Black Women That Rock's empowerment expo was designed with you in mind, we realize that the struggles in life are a reality and what we need more of in our community is Empowerment, last year's expo the ladies left feeling inspired and uplifted to fulfill their dreams. This year we want to take you to the next phase of Empowerment that you will begin to live a life of fearlessness, to face any obstacle and allow yourself to Grow into that Beautiful Being. 

3. 3 Steps in 30 Days
Date: Saturday, June 13, 2015 9:00am - 3:30pm
Location: Boston, MA

Sophisticated Empowered Xtraordinary You is a social media and community outreach campaign to mobilize the community and engage non-traditional partners to promote targeted substance abuse and HIV prevention messages to Black and Latina Women and Girls in Greater Boston.

3 Steps in 30 Days is a program by Action for Boston Community Development Inc. (ABCD) to provide education, HIV Rapid testing and harm reduction planning for Young Women of Color, Latinas and Black Women 18-25. Take steps to have a healthier sexual life!
Date: Saturday, June 13, 2015 10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Sacramento, CA
Admission: $15

Inspiring Everyday Women, LLC is dedicated to helping women move towards their future with great expectancy. We specialize with helping women created a action plan to identify and live their life purpose. Our goal is to help women embrace their authenticity, step out in faith and walk in victory. We offer a variety of personalized services such as individual coaching, group coaching, tele-seminars and much more.

5. #BlackGirlsMatter
Date: June 13-14, 2015
Location: Boston, MA
Admission: $20

With the current state of our country being what it is at the moment, we could use as much encouragement for our young people as they can get. Let the young woman in your life – high school or middle school age – know about 9th Annual BluePrint Conference for Middle and High School Girls Summit taking place June 13th – 14th at Simmons College (300 The Fenway). The focus of this year’s summit is #BlackGirlsMatter and was created to empower young women in sisterhood and provide them with a powerful network.

Mark your calendar for these upcoming events:
June 16 Michele Wallace & Jamilah Lemieux in conversation on 'Black Macho', New York, NY
June 19 - Black Girls CODE, New York, NY