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VIP Reception to Honor Global Leaders, Valeri Bocage, Lynell Payne and Cristal Montanez Baylor

  • Thursday, September 12, 2013
  • 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM (CDT)
  • Hempstead, Texas


  • There is no charge for this event. We need you to register or to RSVP by Sept 10, 2013 so our host knows how many to expect.
  • No charge for this event - Please register - space is limited.

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V.I.P. Reception to Honor Global Leaders:

Valeri Bocage, PWI Founder,
Lynell Payne, 
and Cristal Montanez Baylor

& Winnie Kiwalabye
Founder "Mama Africa the Voice Uganda" a non-profit for 


Join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity to connect, get to know and build relationships with these remarkable, inspiring and empowering women who are global Legacy and Visionary Leader members. Spend some one-on-one time with each other in an intimate setting.  


Thursday, September 12, 2013
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cristal will begin speaking at 6:30 pm
during the Reception
Please RSVP by September 10th
Complimentary hors d’oeurves and beverage provided by our host and Legacy Leader, Barbara Spier. 


The beautiful home of Barbara Spier in Hempstead

Address to be provided with reservation confirmation

Join us for a rare opportunity to meet Valeri Bocage, the creator and Founder of Powerful Women International, Lynell Payne, Financial Coach & PWI Legacy Leader, and Cristal Montanez Baylor, Executive Director of the Hashoo Foundation, USA & PWI Visionary Leader.

Valeri and Lynell are both flying in from San Francisco to lead the "Being Unstoppable, Innate Gifts Aspiring Leaders" event to be held on Saturday, Sept 14th, in Houston.  They want to take this opportunity to meet and connect with the Houston PWI community.

Cristal will be sharing about her exciting award winning project, the Hashoo Foundation's Women's Empowerment through Honey Bee Farming Project - "Plan Bee." This project has been successfully empowering women in the remote northern areas of Pakistan by expanding employment opportunities and generating a stable source of income through the sale of high-quality honey.  Cristal will share how she has successfully brought this initiative to the Houston refugee community, the largest in the U.S., and how she is working with the City of Houston and HISD.

Be there to meet and connect with Valeri, Lynell, Cristal and many other PWI Visionary and Legacy Leaders who are leading positive changes in the world.  

Join Us For A Fun, Inspiring Evening!
RSVP by September 10th 
For any assistance with your RSVP, 
call or text Glena @ 832-647-1553 
or email

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                        About Valeri
Dream expert, making dreams come true, and founder of Powerful Women In
ternational, Valeri Bocage
 and has been assisting people in living their dreams for over 20 years. She has inspired hundreds of people to fulfill on their life's mission. She has coached authors, entrepreneurs, parents, families, public speakers and artists to expand their vision for what is possible in their professional and personal lives globally. She has been recognized by the United States Congress, Senate, Mayoral Offices and several companies and organizations from around the world.

 About Lynell

An entrepreneur owning several successful businesses, with over 25 years of mastery in business, money coaching and real estate, Lynell is a heart-centered leader.  A graduate of the University of Hawaii with an accounting degree, she is also the President of Lynell Real Estate Group. She has been a senior coach in various transformation and personal development programs for Landmark Education for many years. Lynell is committed to empowering people to pursue their dreams while creating financial independence and freedom.

 About Cristal 
 Visionary Leader Cristal Montanez Baylor is the Executive Director of the Hashoo Foundation USA. She leads initiatives to promote the Hashoo Foundation's Women's Empowerment through Honey Bee Farming Project - "Plan Bee"- in the US. This award winning project empowers women in the remote Northern Areas of Pakistan by expanding employment opportunities and generating a stable source of income through the sale of high-quality honey.  Cristal will share with us how she has brought this successful program to the Houston refugee community working with the City of Houston and HISD.

Any Questions: 

Email Glena: 


Call Glena @ 832-647-1553 for more info.

POWERFUL WOMEN INTERNATIONAL CONNECTIONS (PWIC) envisions women as catalysts for positive change in the world, who are women taking on greater leadership roles, and causing a peaceful, harmonious world for our children's future.  Our mission is to connect, collaborate with, and educate women leaders to use their innate gifts and talents to transform and make a bigger impact in undeserved communities causing positive changes throughout the world. Our highest values are authenticity, life balance, compassion, and courage.

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