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Mink Wahine Leadership Series: Grit and Resilience

Thu 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Join us for an inspiring and insightful poolside chat entitled Grit and Resilience. Every day women are faced with obstacles and are challenged with tough decisions. Join the conversation to discover how women leaders are overcoming challenges and making a difference in the community. Learn about the qualities needed to work hard to obtain your long term goals and to remain positive when faced with adversity or failure.

Speaker(s): Colleen Hanabusa, Former U.S. House of Representative 1st Congressional District, State of Hawaii Jennifer Goto Sabas, Director of the Daniel K. Inouye Institute Fund, Executive Director of Move Oahu Forward, Consultant to Military Affairs Council at the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii, and Washington Consultant for the University of Hawaii. Moderator: Donalyn Dela Cruz, Vice President, Communications, Strategies 360

Leadership Package By special request, we are offering, for the first time, an exclusive 2019 Mink Wahine Forum 4-event Leadership Package. Key Dates - Thursday, February 7, 2019: Luncheon, Grit and Resilience - Thursday, May 9, 2019: Luncheon, Family Obligations - Thursday August 8, 2019: Luncheon, Women’s Communication Mistakes - Thursday December 5, 2019: Holiday Pau Hana (4:30pm-7:00) -Top Ten Leadership Tips for 2020 Benefits - 1 front row reserved table of 10 at all four 2019 Mink Wahine Forum Events (total 40 tickets) - Your company name and logo on table signage - Take away tips from featured Guest Speakers - 2 additional tickets to December’s Mink Wahine Forum Holiday Pau Hana - VIP Holiday table gifts at the December Mink Wahine Forum (gifts support locally owned small businesses) - Gain valuable insights and knowledge in a variety of topics relevant to professional women - Learn from and be inspired by women entrepreneurs, business owners and community leaders - Network with attendees - Meals catered by Café Julia Total Leadership Package Cost: $1600 If you are interested in the leadership package, please contact Colleen McAluney, MCBL Program Manager, at

Fee: $ 25.00

Please pay at the time of registration. For questions please call 808-695-2635.

Phone: 808.695.2636


YWCA O'ahu, Elizabeth Fuller Hall
YWCA Laniakea
1040 Richards Street Honolulu, HI 96813