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WIL in the News

WIL and WIL Members in the News


Julia Frense has a powerful personal story which led to her passion and journey to empower other women.  She was featured in a Bicycling Magazine article, which you can read here.

Julia Frense’s No. 1 Goal Is to Empower Other Women to Compete in Triathlons,
October, 2021

Loretta Raider was the Team Leader from the US as Mediators Beyond Borders International (MBBI) helped train 350 individuals in Sierra Leone as peace ambassadors before the national elections there.  

Project Spotlight: Inspiring New Leaders, Sierra Leone

February, 2018

Loretta Raider to lead International Mediation Training in Belarus

Mediation International Training Institute in Minsk

March 30, 2017

WIL featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer in an article describing WIL's history, and its micro-loan efforts

Loans to Empower

September 18, 2016 

Linda Dubin Garfield’s ARTsisters featured in The Jewish Exponent

From Founding Mothers to ARTsisters: Defining the American Dream

June 22, 2016


Roberta Liebenberg Receives American Bar Association Award

The Jewish Exponent/Newsmakers

June 1, 2016


Page Morahan Honored by ELAM – Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine

ELAM News to Know Honoring Our Founders: A Tribute to Page S. Morahan

March 17, 2016


Loretta Raider Named to Pennsylvania Advisory Committee of the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition

USGLC announcement

March 1, 2016

Peace Building Podcast Features Loretta Raider, WIL President

Process Interventions to Quell ElectionRelated Violence in Sierra Leone -Peace Building Podcast Episode 9

February 5, 2016

Anna Maria DiDio, WIL Member,  writes about the Dominican trip.for the Philadelphia Inquirer

Personal Journey: Transforming Lives in the Dominican Republic

December 6, 2015

WIL's 13th foreign village bank announced in Philadelphia Business Journal 

Philly women’s group funds 13th foreign village bank 

November 5, 2015

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