Symposium and Conference aimed at empowering women in Acadiana

Posted at 8:12 PM, Jul 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-19 21:12:49-04

Female Entrepreneur Symposium and Women’s Empowerment Conference is gearing up to serve women in the community.

Organizers with the Family Strong Foundation say the two events will be focused on starting, managing, expanding and ensuring the longevity of business endeavors of women in Acadiana. 

The event happens on July 26, 2018, at the Opelousas Civic Center. The Female Entrepreneur Symposium will be held from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and the Women’s Empowerment Conference will begin that evening from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

The conference will bring together spiritual, mental, physical and financial activities along with taking advantages of health screens. A special Brazilian Dance session will be held.

Anyone can register but the symposium is free for all women looking to take advantage of resource in the community. All resources will be geared specifically towards women.

For more information and how you can register for this year’s conference check out the Family Strong Foundation Facebook page: