Date(s) - Tue, Sep 3, 2013
11:15 am - 1:00 pm
NCJW Austin hosts a luncheon on Tuesday, September 3rd at Trento Restaurant, 3600 N. Capital of Texas Highway from 11:15am to 1:00pm (networking time, 11:15-11:45am; program starts at 11:45am). The guest speaker will be Carla Petievich, Executive Director of the Hoshyar Foundation.
The cost is $20 for NCJW members and $22 for non-members, all inclusive (cash only please). Newcomers are always welcome. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In her presentation, “Waging Peace: Girls’ Education in Pakistan”, Prof. Petievich will trace the history of the Hoshyar Foundation and her work to support girls’ high schools in Pakistan. She will argue that this is the most promising way of fighting poverty and terrorism.