Introducing myself and my journal

Anne Okelo
Posted July 16, 2013 from Kenya

About Me: My names are Anne Okelo originally from Kenya.The main driving force behind joining this online community is to network, meet new friends, learn new skills and meet internal experts. The knowledge that that i will gain will be fundamental for my community work of empowering women both socially and economically.My passion to empower young and vulnerable girls living along Lake Victoria basin is contageous and is my driving force. This can be done by fostering commitment to the young girls and women which will promote pro-social friendships, strong interpersonal skills, and reassert a sense of hope in future. Apart from that, I want to pay forward what was done to me by some well wishers and also teach these young and vulnerable girls to pay it forward. This will finally lead to triple effect. Please join me in this journey of making sure that women voices are heard globally, that our tears should not go invain. Together we can make a difference.

My Passions: To make a difference in the life of young girls and women with global focus

My Challenges: Dealing with people who are not honest

My Vision for the Future: Is to realize a community where women and children live a fulfulling life

My Areas of Expertise: Environmental conservation and non profit administration

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  • MaymeL
    Jul 16, 2013
    Jul 16, 2013

    Welcome to the World Pulse community! I am new to it as well and am excited to be part of this network with other leaders in their field like you. I find your introduction very inspiring :)

    Something I have found helpful is the World Pulse Getting Started Guide: if you want to check it out!

    Looking forward to further connecting, Mayme

  • Olanike
    Jul 18, 2013
    Jul 18, 2013

    Welcome to World Pulse! There is also an open opportunity for you read submissions from other community members, and learn how your voice will be transformed for impact.

    While I assure you that all the exploring, sharing, learning and networking will be worth the while, I look forward to hearing your voice in the community!

    Together we can talk the talk, walk the walk, talk the walk and walk the talk!

    Warm regards, Greengirl

  • Anne Okelo
    Jul 19, 2013
    Jul 19, 2013

    Hi Greengirl and Mayme, Thanks so much for taking your time to welcome me to the forum. Please know that i have highly appreciated. I am really excuted about the site and i know we get more time to interact and know each other better. Air our voices and change the world that we are living in. It is our responsibility and let us act now.

    Thanks so much and i will share with you guys my visions and thoughts so that you can aswell advice on the best way forward.

    Kind regards


  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Aug 13, 2013
    Aug 13, 2013

    Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

    It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community. Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!