First Lady Michelle Obama and Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor are invited as Honorees for the Inaugural Global Women Summit Red Carpet Awards and Charity Event honoring 90 of the most influential, diverse, multicultural Women Mentors and Business Leaders from around the nation. Honoree-Attendee Edie Fraser, "Do your giving while you are living" (New York Times Best Seller Co-Author, Board Member of SCORE and The World Affairs Council Washington, D.C., Sr. Consultant Diversified Search Odgers Berndtson, Co-Founder The Committee of 200), will receive first WOW Legacy Lifetime Achievement Award titled the "Edie Fraser Torch Award" for her global mission furthering the cause of multicultural women's issues. Other Award Recipients include Debbie Allen (Director/Choreographer/Actress), Tena Clark (Music Producer), Shirley Franklin (former Mayor Atlanta), Harriet Fulbright (President, J. William and Harriett Fulbright Center), Carolyn Young (wife, Ambassador Andrew Young), Stephanie Sandler (Sr. VP/COO The Giving Back Fund), Silvia Reed (UNICEF, Hon. Chair Cheer for Children, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed's Mother), Ambassador Julia Chang Bloch (President, US-China Education Trust), Anne Archer (Academy award-winning Actress, Founder of Artists for Human Rights), and Ambassador Rosa Whitaker (AGOA Award nominee for multilateral trade policy initiatives for Africa). Award Presenters Karen Albert (President /Founder of MyGirlfriendsNetwork.com), Sherice Brown (Co-founder Off The Field, The Field Players' Wives Association) and Josef Cannon (Actor/Producer, Cannon Karch Productions)Changing the Face of Wealth through Mentoring, Empowerment and Philanthropy the participants and guests can, do, will and are operating multinational/cultural corporations, endowment funds and providing multimillion dollar charitable contributions (once only imagined now realized). Celebrating diversity in an unparalleled event promoting the abilities and powers of women to a world in need of change The Summit features speakers and workshops aimed at building and mentoring today's and future leaders in every area of business, government and industry in diverse, multicultural/national corporate environments, embracing philanthropy as an integral part of business today.
Anne ArcherWOW's Nominee for Most Memorable Film by a FemaleAcademy award actress, Founder of Artists for Human Rights. Artists for Human Rights (AFHR) was formed as a non-profit organization with the purpose of promoting the Universal Declaration of Human Rights