Being multifaceted is one of the best traits of women and nowadays, they are given more opportunities to showcase their skills and capabilities in different fields. Even further, woman are able to blend in their nurturing traits in the work that they do.
This month, the Professional Women of AmCham (PWOA) – Women in Leadership series will be focusing on a woman who took the lead in establishing a social enterprise which trains and prepares fellow women for work overseas and helps them open their doors to wider opportunities. Our guest speaker is Ms. Aimee Carandang-Gloria, Executive Director of Fair Employment Training and Assessment Center, Inc. (FTC). FTC is a social enterprise that seeks to reinvent pre-departure training for migrant domestic workers and prepare them for life overseas.
The meeting will focus on the journey to finding one’s cause, the experiences in building a social enterprise along with the challenges that comes with it, and the inspiring ways on how to rise above those challenges in order to pursue a chosen purpose.