CELEBRATING SISTERHOOD Presents SHE SHINES CONFERENCE Theme: SHE STILL SHINES! * SHE SHINES CONFERENCE MISSION: “To empower you spiritually, inform you intellectually, inspire you with hope and determination, and motivate you with drive and renewed strength to stand bold in your purpose and live out your faith in this ever-changing world.” (A.R. Bernard) SHE SHINES! is a women’s conference specially designed for black women. The purpose of this conference is to mobilize, empower, engage, enrich, and inspire a collective network of women from various walks of life and diverse experiences. SHE SHINES, as she embraces her culture while aspiring to live a thriving, God-inspired purposeful life in her home, workplace, community, houses of worship, and in the public sphere. Our three-word purpose statement: Inspire, Hope, and Shine motivates us to uplift and celebrate sisterhood. 2021 CONFERENCE PURPOSE: Excite and energize the consciousness of women by: (1) Validating the importance of self-care, meaningful relationships, and the benefits of balancing life, work, and productivity. (2) Heightening attendees’ awareness about civic participation, activism, and mobilizing women to collectively use and exercise their power and voice in the public square. (3) Encouraging and supporting women to pursue and serve in key leadership positions in various professions, industries, communities, and government sectors; and (4) Assessing the intersectionality of faith, values, ethics, and principles in the [...]

show up (pt.2) : A Short Docu-Film + Triptych Reveal

In partnership with LIFEWTR, Philadelphia-based wellness artist Shanina Dionna presents her 1st film & largest painting about mental health. "show up (pt.2)" is a mental health project featuring 13 sacred narratives from local Pennsylvania residents. In conversation with Greater Philadelphia-based visual and performing wellness artist, shanina dionna, the dialogues span the perspectives and experiences of musicians, curators, influencers, painters, family and a licensed therapist. * Free mental health screenings and resources will be provided by the Department of Behavioral Health & Intellectual disAbility Services during the exhibition. Note: No one will be diagnosed and all information is confidential. ** This event is presented by the LIFEWTR Life Unseen campaign.

2021-07-13T14:49:13-04:00July 17th, 2021|, , , |

Mental Health Screenings at Philly Food Truck Festival

Devereux, in partnership with Healthy Minds Philly (Philadelphia DBHIDS), will be offering free in-person mental health screenings at the Philly Food Truck Festival. This is a great opportunity to check your mental health. Devereux will have on-site support, resources on mental health and how to stay well along with contact information for mental health resources available in the city of Philadelphia. All proceeds of this year's food truck festival go to funding camp opportunities for children with Autism. Learn more on Facebook.

2021-06-01T12:05:41-04:00July 3rd, 2021|, , , |
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