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10 Days to Tech Training Series

Times are tough. #GiveItForward. If you are interested in tech or considering a pivot, here is a resource that I'd enjoyed.

  • Wed, Apr 29 6:00 PM - Thu, May 7 6:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
March DTLA Coffee ConnectionCancelled

Jumpstart your day and celebrate Women's History Month as you enjoy coffee talk with likeminded women over indulgent breakfast bites courtesy of the Omni DTLA.

  • Thu, Mar 19, 2020 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Harnessing Financial Freedom

Join Ellevate and Verdi Advising for a workshop on how to find financial freedom, regardless of your income or income consistency.

  • Thu, Feb 6, 2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Lean In to Your Grand Vision - Innovator + Executive Council Only

What's on the other side of success? When you've achieved a lot in your life and your career, sometimes leaning into MORE feels risky, like you have more to lose. How can you craft a vision for MORE?

  • Wed, Jan 29, 2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection

Jumpstart your day with networking coffee talk with likeminded women over indulgent breakfast bites courtesy of the Omni DTLA.

  • Wed, Dec 11, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Members Only Winter Soiree

We want to raise a toast to you! In celebration of your passion, expertise & inspiration, please join this special members-only Winter Soiree with passed appetizers and special door prizes!

  • Wed, Dec 4, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
November Leadership Lunch - Executive Council and Innovator DATE CHANGE TO NOVEMBER 20TH

Please join us for lively conversation at Joey DTLA, located at The BLOC, with our Innovator and Executive Council members.

  • Wed, Nov 20, 2019 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Go From Flat To Fascinating: How to Increase Engagement in Any Room

Networking that's actually enjoyable, wine & sweets with three of Ellevate LA’s masters of engagement to learn their top tricks for creating memorable experience for any occasion.

  • Thu, Nov 14, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
The Powerful Woman's Immersive Reset

Are you longing to create your ascension to success in your personal and professional life according to all of who you truly are within? Do you still find yourself needing to fit in a patriarchal box?

  • Fri, Sep 27 6:00 PM - Sun, Sep 29 6:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection

Jumpstart your day with networking coffee talk with likeminded women over indulgent breakfast bites courtesy of the Omni DTLA.

  • Thu, Sep 12, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
An Undeniably Different Performance Lecture

Join Kenni Lethridge Kaufman as she empowers you to become Undeniably Different!

  • Sun, Aug 11, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
  • West Hollywood, CA
Los Feliz Connect & Cultivate Happy Hour

How do you pivot? Join host Mary Poffenroth and special guest speaker Heather Wright as we explore the idea of the strategic pivot while fostering deep, engaging connections with the ladies of LA.

  • Thu, Aug 1, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Investing for Impact: From Venture Capital to Philanthropy

This event will feature networking and a lively discussion of the many ways that capital can be invested to help spur healthy economic growth and cultural vibrancy alongside financial returns.

  • Thu, Jul 25, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Downtown Women's Center Toast

Join Downtown Women’s Center for a night of festivities benefiting homeless women on skid row. This event features exciting entertainment, delicious libations and tasty bites, and more.

  • Thu, Jun 20, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
She Warrior Confidence

We've teamed up with the ladies of Quilt and Jenn Cassetta will be teaching - She Warrior Confidence Workshop for the first time ever in person and it's going to be a blast!

  • Tue, Jun 18, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection

This special DTLA Coffee Connection will include a talk by Toni Purry, author of The Hype Book. Enjoy networking with likeminded women and breakfast bites and coffee courtesy of the Omni.

  • Thu, Jun 6, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Get Your Publishing Game Plan in Place!

Want to write a nonfiction book but not sure how to go about it? Come to this inspiring session for advice from a panel of published authors. One lucky attendee will win a free publishing consult!

  • Tue, May 28, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Innovation Connect & Cultivate in Los Feliz

Join your host Mary Poffenroth at HOME’s The Guest House in Los Feliz to create new connections, cultivate budding collaborations, and celebrate the arrival of spring!

  • Thu, Apr 18, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Money Mindfulness: How to Create a Financially Healthy Life

Strategies to attract wealth by overcoming self-limitations, negotiating, unlocking your potential, and becoming financially empowered.

  • Wed, Mar 20, 2019 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
RBG Documentary Screening + Panel

Ellevate and SameSide are partnering to host a private screening of the Academy Award nominated documentary, RBG, in honor of Women's History Month with an exciting panel discussion to follow.

  • Fri, Mar 15, 2019 6:00 PM - 9:15 PM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA
Road to Success: Raising Capital for your Business

You won't want to miss this very special Ellevate LA panel addressing topics of interest to business owners of companies at all stages of growth.

  • Tue, Feb 26, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection

This special DTLA Coffee Connection will include a talk by Jen Proctor, Cultivated Entertainment on "Knowing when it's time to take the leap." Enjoy breakfast bites and coffee courtesy of the Omni.

  • Fri, Feb 22, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Galentines @ Neuehouse with Amnesty International on February 14

Ready to flip the script on V-Day? No matter what your romantic status, Valentine’s Day can be full of anxiety & shame. Let’s change that by empowering global women, together!

  • Thu, Feb 14, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Women's March Los Angeles

Women's March Los Angeles. All are welcome to join on 1/19/19 to stand together in justice, respect and inclusion for all. This is a non-partisan march. womensmarchla.org

  • Sat, Jan 19, 2019 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Competition & Copycats: How to Stand-Out & Protect Your Brand

Female brand founders & marketers will discuss ways that they have been able to overcome copycats and stand out from the competition. Plus... Health-Ade Kombucha & light bites served!

  • Wed, Jan 16, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
Members Only Winter Soiree

We want to raise a toast to you! In celebration of your passion, expertise & inspiration, please join this special members-only Winter Soiree with passed appetizers and special door prizes!

  • Thu, Dec 6, 2018 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
DTLA Coffee Connection benefitting Downtown Women's Center

What better way to start your day than with a little coffee talk with like-minded women? Enjoy breakfast bites and coffee courtesy of the Omni. Bring items for donation to the Downtown Women's Center

  • Tue, Dec 4, 2018 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
LA: The Future of Fashion

Join us on November 14th to meet and hear from a panel of top designers, stylists, retailers and influencers in the LA Fashion business.

  • Wed, Nov 14, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • West Hollywood, CA
Financial Planning for Ambitious Women

Whether you’re working a corporate job or running your own business, you'll learn strategies on how you can best plan for a successful 2019!

  • Thu, Nov 8, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PST
  • Los Angeles, CA
UNICEF Masquerade Ball

The UNICEF Masquerade Ball is UNICEF Next Generation’s signature philanthropic event. Masked guests attend in support of UNICEF’s lifesaving work.

  • Thu, Oct 25 9:00 PM - Fri, Oct 26 2:00 AM PDT
  • Los Angeles, CA