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Nasreen Sheikh One Person CAN Make a Difference!

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

FREE

Our dear friend Nasreen Sheikh ran away from her village in Nepal at the age of 11 to escape forced marriage and oppression. She worked 12-15 hours a day in a sweatshop in Kathmandu and slept on the floor. At 16, she launched a women’s sewing cooperative and a foundation to help other young women and children in Nepal. Come here this inspiring young social entrepreneur share her story.

Co-sponsored by Dominican University’s fashion department, the Chamber of Commerce’s Women in Business, Chicago Fair Trade and the Oak Park Public Library.

Details

Date:
April 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
FREE

Venue

Oak Park Library
834 Lake St
Oak Park, IL 60301 United States
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