Carmel Jud is Rising International's Founder & Executive Director. In 2002, Carmel gave up the successful business she'd founded and built for 20 years and launched Rising International, the first non-profit to use the home party business model to contribute to solving poverty. Rising International sells crafts made by the world's poorest people - women. In addition, Rising trains under-employed women in the U.S. to run their own Rising Home Party businesses.?
RoseAnn will give a report on The Village Link project in Sierra Leone. The area suffered damage during recent storms that caused a short set-back but they are back up and running. The program is evolving and our challenge now is getting it to sustainability.
Tommy Beal will share with us some recruting skills that he learned from his experiences starting a popular club at Canada College and mobilizing 200 people to join a rally and speaking event. His passion is creating successful business and networking opportunities with little capital outlay.