Posts in Women in leadership
Dianna Hobbs hosts successful outreach event for recovering addicts, domestic abuse survivors, and formerly incarcerated women

More than 150 recovering addicts, survivors of domestic abuse, and formerly incarcerated women, received ministry services, resources, and gifts from First Lady Dianna Hobbs, and the women’s department of City Church Buffalo this weekend. “The turnout was astounding,” said a ministry rep in a statement.

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VIDEO: Tennis champ Serena Williams encourages women to seize opportunity

“If I waited to be invited in, I would have never stood out,” says Serena Williams, encouraging women to be proactive and assertive in a newly unveiled ad. She’s empowering ladies to step up!

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We Love It: Shirley Chisholm monument planned for Brooklyn

Shirley Chisholm is coming to Brooklyn’s back yard. The de Blasio administration announced Friday — on what would have been Chisholm’s 94th birthday — that a city-funded monument honoring the political trailblazer will be erected at the Parkside entrance to Prospect Park.

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Bishop I.V. Hilliard gives reins of megachurch over to his daughter in historic move

Dr. Irishea Hilliard has been installed as new senior pastor of New Light Christian Center Church—a designation that officially makes her the successor of Bishop I.V. Hilliard, who is her father, and also founder of the ministry.

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