Females are FABULOUS Conference

Created in 1989, Essence of a Lady, Inc. is an award-winning 501(c)3 nonprofit which recruits professional and entrepreneurial women to help educate, mentor, and empower school-age girls. Its two signature programs were established in 2007. Essence Ladies (aka E’Ladies)Network is a philanthropic network comprised of women 20 years old and up who gives their time, talent and treasure for the better good, specifically to support women and girls. Young Essence Ladies…Learning (YELL!) and the newly launched Young Men Empowered (Y-ME?) are our mentoring programs for school-age girls and boys between the ages of 6-19 years old.

The 10th Annual Females are FABULOUS Empowerment Conference is Essence of a Lady’s annual scholarship fundraiser benefitting  YELL! and Y-ME? Mentoring Programs. It is hosted by the women of E’Ladies Network. This year’s conference will also include a Male Empowerment component hosted by the Essential Men’s Network (E’Men’s Network). It takes place Friday-Sunday, May 13-15, 2022 in Houston, Texas.  This year’s theme is focused on celebrating this conference’s 10th year milestone, “10 Years of FABULOUSNESS: Show Your Power as Philanthropist!” At this event, girls will connect with professional and entrepreneurial women of all ages in different industries from around the world. Likewise, Boys will connect with professional and entrepreneurial men.

Deemed the “Ultimate Sleepover” mothers and daughters, grandmothers and granddaughters, aunties and nieces, besties, sisters, and mentors and mentees will spend the weekend being pampered, fed, and empowered!! They will participate in 7 events from business, Christian and community leaders.

The Friday night VIP reception ends with the YELL!/Y-ME? Scholarship & Awards GALA. It will recognize sponsors, supporters, and youth. We recognize women in our E’Ladies Network with the “FABULOUS Female Award” for their unyielding support of girls during the school year. The men in the E’Men’s Network will receive the “ESSENTIAL Male Award.” We will also give special recognition (FAB) Awards and scholarships to girls in the YELL! program and boys in the Y-ME? program.  . This year, we will unveil the amazingly fabulous “Joe Biden’s Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award” given to a select group of philanthropists who have reached the pinnacle of success in giving their time, talent and treasure to our youth!!

Saturday morning kickoff will promote civic support for local and state representatives and nonprofit organizations. The mid morning is our health and wellness panel discussion with doctors in different specialties. Our most popular event, The Beauty & Fashion Show Luncheon happens at noon. We feature award-winning New York Designers and up-and-coming local designers!!

Our unique event, YELL!/Y-ME? Fun and E’Ladies/E’Men R&R takes place Saturday evening 4-11pm.

Finally, we will close out the 7th event on Sunday, May 15th with a Christian Celebration!!Here we feature speakers, singers, dancers and true testimonies of pastors and ministers of all faith.

How can you help make this the most memorable event for school-age girls? By supporting us through our sponsorship packages.

To accommodate this “ULTIMATE Sleepover” for women and girls from around the world, we have secured a block of rooms at a discounted rate until May 1, 2022.  For more information, contact us at info@femalesarefabulous.com or register at www.eladies.org.