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Yermande Women's Drum Ensemble

Performance at 3pm at WPC2024 ( Main Entrance)


Yermande Women's Drum Ensemble

Founded by Safietou "Dallo" Goudiaby, a native of the Casamance region of Senegal, Yermande Women's Drum Ensemble uplifts and energizes their audiences with soul-moving rhythms and songs from across the African diaspora.


Lead drummer, Heidi Alina, has traveled to Africa numerous times.

With nearly thirty years experience teaching and performing, she has studied and performed with master drummers from all over Africa. Yermande Women's Drum Ensemble works to enhance cultural awareness and diversity throughout the region, representing the power of women coming together, through the beat of the drum, to inspire and empower others.


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Join women, donors, activists, and others working passionately to create change on May 22nd 2024 from 3 -7 pm at the McNichols Building. Be part of the conversations about sustainability, social justice, gender equity and more.

The event is free for attendees and small fees for organizations


“Around the world there is steady pulse of women working passionately to create change,” says Cynda Collins Arsenault, Founder of Women Powering Change. “Women Powering Change 2024 will be designed to connect people who can share ideas across sectors, glean inspiration from one another’s stories, and connect resources.”

This is the place for individual donors, activists, and those new to philanthropy to meet others working passionately to create change – from sustainability to social justice to gender equality. Join us!

Join us in 2024

This inspiring event brings together more community members, leaders, activists, volunteers and philanthropists with more than 100 Colorado-based organizations to showcase what women are doing to catalyze social change locally and globally to create a better world.


This is an expo-style event to meet women leaders of non-profits across all issues areas and learn how you can become involved.

Join us in 2024! Be inspired, meet new friends and explore how you can be part of strengthening communities.

McNichols Civic Center Building

144 West Colfax Avenue

Denver, CO 80202

 3 pm to 7 pm

Parking available at :

the Denver Art Museum for $2/h or

Park & Lock Civic-Art Museum for $7 all day

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