WETATi Events

WETATi 2017-2018 Program

 

September 14, 2017

Entrepreneurship Think Tour Series & Small Business Development Training: Thursday September 14th from 6:30pm to 8:30pm:  Location: Nyumburu Cultural Center, University of Maryland, College Park,MD.  (Attendees will receive certificate of training at the end of part two in October)

 

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Open Call 2017-2018

WETATi Junior Entrepreneurship – STEM  (E-STEM) and Non-STEM Business Idea Pitch Competition (6th grade through 12th grade) disruptive and or technology based Innovative IDEAS can compete (go to wetati.com/entrepreneurshipcompetition to learn more and register).

 

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Open Call 2017-2018

WETATi Next Generation Plus Entrepreneurship Business Idea Pitch Competition (Next Generation, millennials and others — Only "Lean Business Canvas Model" accepted… i.e., only new business ideas accepted) Go to wetati.com/entrepreneurshipcompetition to learn more and to register.

 

November 30, 2017

WETATi Entrepreneurship STEM (E-STEM)  Expo, and Cyber Security Training at the Bowie State University Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Nursing, November 30, 2017 from 11am to 2pm; (11am-12noon Tour); 12noon to 2pm Training/presentations ( WETATi Junior Entrepreneurship STEM field trip K-12 grade, with qualified school partners….email [email protected] to learn if your school is a partner or qualifies)

 

February 7, 2018 or February 14, 2018

WETATi Entrepreneurship STEM (E-STEM) Expo, and Cyber Security Training at the Bowie State University Center for Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Nursing, February 7 or 14, 2018 from 11am to 2pm; (11am-12noon Tour); 12noon to 2pm Training/presentations (WETATi Junior Entrepreneurship STEM field trip K-12 grade, with qualified school partners….email [email protected] to learn if you school is a partner or qualifies)

 

December 7, 2017

WETATi Business Plan Writing and Leadership Training by one of our strategic business strategists and Entrepreneurship Think Tank conversation, Thursday December 7th, 2017 at Nyumburu Cultural Center Multipurpose room, at University of Maryland, UMCP, from 7pm to 9pm.

 

To Be Determined

LinkedIn Could be the Answer to Your Social Media (a presentation)

 

To Be Determined

How to find Resources and Funding for Your Small Business by Janice Walker, Maryland Department of Commerce, at the Nyumburu Cultural Center and the Adele Student Stamp Union, Colony Ballroom.

 

April 6-7, 2018

WETATi 2018 Entrepreneurship Convention and WINNERS Showcase, April 6-7, 2018, Nyumburu Cultural Center and the Adele Student Stamp Union, Colony Ballroom.

 

February 2018

February 2018 – Black Entrepreneurship Day during Black History Month.

 

Events and dates are subject to change.
Please visit wetati.com for regular updates.

 

 

 


WETATi Prior Events

 

April 21-22, 2017

WETATi 2017 Entrepreneurship Convention
Anne Reese Carswell Scholarship & Awards Gala

University of Maryland College Part (UMCP),
Nyumburu Cultural Center

Friday, April 21 – Saturday, April 22, 2017

Program details…

 


May 6-8, 2017

 

***CELEBRATING 5 YEARS OF SUCCESS & GODS' GRACE***

 

 WETATi ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
 

WETATiwood  Red Carpet AWARDS &

SCHOLARSHIP BANQUET 2016 

 

 

 

We 're Empowered To Achieve The impossible – WETATi
 

in partnership with
the University of Maryland Nyumburu Cultural Center

at the University of Maryland
College Park, Maryland USA

 

presented

 

Our Theme:  "FACING THE CHALLENGE OF PROGRESS  

DARING TO ACHIEVE THROUGH 'WHOLISTIC' EMPOWERMENT BY DESIGN"

 

VENUE

 

Nyumburu Cultural Center

&

The Atrium

Adele H. Stamp Student Union

University of Maryland College Park (UMCP)

College Park, MD 20742 

 

 

DATE

 

May 6 through May 8, 2016
 

 

PROGRAM

 

Click here to view and print the 2016 WETATi Convention Program

   

 

 

 

 

 


April 2, 2016

Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke to be recognized at the
Guildfield Baptist Church in DC 
at 25 Years of Gospel Ministry Joint Celebration
of a man of God Dr. Kenneth Haynes

Her Excellency, Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke, Founder and President of WETATi.com and the Goodwill Ambassador to the  Federal Republic of the Gambia on "Operation Save The Children Foundation" of Her Excellency Madame Zaneb Yahya Jammeh, will be recognized and bring remarks at the Guildfield Baptist Church in DC at the 25 Years of Gospel Ministry Joint Celebration of a  man of God Dr. Kenneth Haynes, Pastor of Life Changers Ministries Christian Center, College Park, Md and Rev. Betty Crawford. And Dr. Elijah Sutton Jr., Pastor will bring forth the Word of God during this momentous occasion.

 

CONGRATULATIONS Rev. Drs. Marlene and Kenneth Hyanes. May God Almighty continue to bless you and your ministry. WETATI also thanks you for your unwavering support of our organization and thank you for the awesome partnership we have formed.

 

Date: Saturday April 2, 2016

 

To Book Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke, Founder and President of WETATi:
www.wetati.comwww.wetaticonvention.com, www.margaretspeaks.com; [email protected]; shopwetatiNOW.com;
301-326-6468


March 31, 2016:  8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke, Founder and President of WETATi.com and the Goodwill Ambassador to the Federal Republic of the Gambia Operation Save The Children Foundation is the OPENING KEYNOTE GUEST SPEAKER at the WSSC's Women Business Owners Expo in Celebration of Women's History month alongside other powerful women. The question is "Are You A Game Changer"?   Come & Find out!
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


March 25, 2016:  11:00 a.m.

Ambassador Dr. Dureke Presents –

WETATi CENTER FOR CREATIVE THINKING, LEADERSHIP AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

at the United States Library of Congress in Washington DC.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke "has flipped the enslavement trade triangle to an economic empowerment triangle for women of color Around the world….I'm humbled by a woman that moves the world…Ambassador Dr. Dureke is a true partner/crusader in breaking the cycle of economic bondage of people of color around the world through entrepreneurship."
— Towanda R. Livingston, Director
Small, Local and Minority Business Enterprise (SLMBE) Office
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC)

 

 

DESCRIPTION OF AMBASSADOR DR. DUREKE'S PRESENTATION AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WETATi CENTER FOR CREATIVE THINKING, LEADERSHIP AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP- 

EDUCATING AND EMPOWERING STUDENTS BEYOND CLASSROOM!

 

  • EMPOWERING THE YOUTH, WOMEN AND CHILDREN TO ACHIEVE THEIR  
    "impossible no matter what city or far remote villages of the world that they may find themselves!"
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Exploring the concept of social and political entrepreneurship in relation to social utility responsibility of the public sector with the private sector in creating the right climate to encourage  Creative thinking, innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship.
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • How to alleviate the rate of the production of educated derelicts of the modern times that lead to down turn of innovation, invention, business development and the like-to create job opportunities …instead of seeking for jobs…create jobs!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • Examining the need for individuals, private and the public sectors to collaborate and constructively engage to bring about wholistic well -being of the people and to see how we can reduce the state of apathy that exist today in the world by bringing people together as WETATi has been doing successfully for years now under her platforms.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Advocating for women economic and financial literacy empowerment so that women get their rightful place in the market place and in history.

 

 

February 9, 2016

 

Ambassador Dr. Dureke to TRAIN Premier Financial Alliance (PFA) Business Owners in Rockville  MD

 

Ambassador Dr. Margaret Dureke,  award winning entrepreneur,  network professional who has written several personal and business development books, including one on network marketing that is used and recommended in universities at the Dept. of marketing has partnered with PFA in Rockville, Maryland to TRAIN & EMPOWER the marketing representatives  and TRAIN THE TRAINERS as well!

 

TOPIC:  TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR LIFE AND BUSINESS: "TO TAKE ACTION INTENTIONALLY & STRATEGICALLY  IS TO SUCCEED!"

 

DATE:    February 9, 2016 at 7PM


 
LOCATION:  650 Hungerford Drive, Suite 201, Rockville MD 20850

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


February 1, 2016

   WETATi Newsroom Report
SPECIAL & EXCLUSIVE

 

"Gambia's First Lady appoints Dr. Margaret Dureke as Goodwill Ambassador"
Gambiaradioone.com​

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"During the recently held Breakfast Meeting organized by Her Excellency the First Lady of the Republic Madam Zineb Jammeh a lot of dignitaries were present to support the event. The Meeting was organized to launch the five year strategic plan of Her Excellency's Foundation; Operation Save the Children Foundation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Present at the meeting were a plethora of dignitaries that included Members of the Diplomatic and Consular Corps, Heads of UN Agencies, Heads of private businesses and parastatals, Heads of international NGOs, the legendary Youssou Ndour and Gambia's King of Kora, Jaliba Kuyateh amongst other. This was an opportunity to build partnerships with stakeholders and mobilize resources to supplement that of the Foundation's which has started working towards the successful implementation of its strategic plan.

Also present at the meeting was Dr. Margaret Dureke, an internationally recognized humanitarian who founded and heads the WOMEN EMPOWERED TO ACHIEVE THE IMPOSSIBLE (WETATI).

Dr. Dureke was officially appointed and confirmed by Her Excellency The First Lady of the Republic of The Gambia, Madam Zineh Yahya Jammeh as a Goodwill Ambassador to The Gambia and to work closely with her Foundation "Operation Save The Children" around the world- of which she accepted with a humble heart of gratitude and humility and thankfulness to God to whom all the Glory will always reside….."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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