The International Women’s Day is celebrated across the world on the 8th of March every year.
This day serves to admire, appreciate and recognize the achievements of women globally for their progress, development of an equality society, and their continuous courage to raise a loud voice for the execution of women’s rights and their security.
This year’s International Women’s Day celebration was hosted by Ambitious Management, Laredo Commission for Women, People Fund, and MileOne.
This event brought together the most vibrant women of the Laredo community to speak on issues affecting our society today. Speakers included: Dr. Karla Peña from Dovalina Elementary School, Catherine Archer Lara from the Laredo Fire Department, Kimberly P. Gallegos, a Licensed Professional Counselor-Associate and owner of Allure Boudoir Photography, and Moderator Amber Avis, owner of Ambitious Management and proud MileOne Member.