Tag Archives: HOPE project

23 September 2014 - 4:00 pm HOPE nominated for another award!

HOPE was the project that made me cry at the induction evening about 11 months ago when I first joined Enactus. It was listening to the women’s voices, scared and terrified, that made me what to join Enactus and get so involved so quickly. Fast forward 11 months and I am now HOPE Local Director, overseeing 7 teams, with a total of 42 people working in HOPE. Continue reading “HOPE nominated for another award!” »

14 July 2014 - 9:32 am You are not a “future” leader; You are a leader today

A few weeks ago I had a phone call from Comic Relief asking me to support the new programme they were launching to promote young leaders. I said yes of course, though the phone call was quite vague. So, when an email arrived inviting me to the launch of the programme at Buckingham Palace (!!!) I was pretty much gobsmacked. A week or so later, when the invitation arrived in the post it suddenly became very real!  When I finally got over my shock of the royal stamp and the gold lined invitation and actually read it, it said Prince Harry would be in attendance!!! If I could get any more excited, I did, although my excitement was slightly tempered upon the realisation that a surprising amount of my friends didn’t know Harrys formal name was Henry and thought it was another random member of the royal family they hadn’t met… Continue reading “You are not a “future” leader; You are a leader today” »