Creating Community: How To Build & Find Your Tribe
YWCA Columbus Center for Women Ballroom



Join YWCA Columbus and five community builders: Hilary Buchanan, Co-Founder of Creative Babes and Marti Babcock, Special Projects Babe of Creative Babes, Helen Rollins and Bertie Ford from Black Girls Do Bike, and Melissa Blackburn and Danielle Lim, Co-Creators of Haven Collective for a powerful conversation about creating inclusive communities and finding your tribe. Our moderator—Kaydian Comer, founder and CEO of The Promise Box— will help us explore how these powerful women encourage equity and empower individuals within their own communities.

Schedule of Events (11:30 am - 1:00 pm)

Networking & Lunch: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Program: 12:00-1:00 pm


Hilary Buchanan, Co-Founder & Marti Babcock, Special Projects Babe of Creative Babes
Helen Rollins and Bertie Ford, Members of Black Girls Do Bike
Melissa Blackburn & Danielle Lim, Co-Creators of Haven Collective


Kaydian Comer, Founder & CEO, The Promise Box


$15 Young professional discounted ticket purchase (individuals aged 30 and under)
$30 Individual ticket purchase

About the Program

The emPower Series dish up thought-provoking discussions of current issues facing women of all backgrounds. Guest speakers share their passion for interrupting discrimination in all of its forms, leaving you with food for thought and inspiration to become an ally in creating social change.

Contact for more information

Jessica Wichtman-Will

Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
65 S 4th St
Columbus, OH 43215

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