The formation of the Metro Detroit Friends provides a tremendous opportunity to join in this global effort to advance and empower women around the world. We are happy to announce the launch on United Nations Day. - Lori Blaker.
Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) October 24, 2013
The Metro Detroit Friends will support the efforts of The US National Committee by through advocacy, education and fundraising. The US National Committee (USNC) for UN Women is an independent non-profit, 501c3 organization that supports the mission of UN Women and social, political, and economic equality for women and girls around the world.
“The formation of the Metro Detroit Friends provides a tremendous opportunity to join in this global effort to advance and empower women around the world. We are happy to announce the launch on United Nations Day,” states Blaker. Members and supporters are men, women, and children in cities around the country who give their time and resources to support a world where women of all ages have access to education and employment opportunities, and sustainable livelihoods that enable them to live free of gender-based violence.
The group will host various events throughout the year and will advocate for global women’s issues and UN Women in communities around the country. The group will also work to support legislation on global women’s issues, especially on leadership, economic participation and ending violence against women.
Blaker leads by example. TTi Global has ranked consistently among the "Top 25 Woman-Run Businesses in the USA" as recognized by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council. Blaker heads of one of the fastest growing women-led organizations in North America. Her leadership skills continue to be recognized by the business community. In 2012 President/CEO Lori Blaker received the “Leader of Leaders” Award from Leadership Oakland.
TTi Global provides staffing, learning, research and consulting solutions to industries across various sectors with automotive as a core focus. TTi Global oversees operations on five continents with offices spanning the globe, which include Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, India, Japan, Mexico, Peru, South Africa, Thailand, Venezuela, UK and most recently Afghanistan.
With a staff of over 2000 employees in international operations, they offer a wide range of services, tailor made to drive business goals, including business consulting, research, staffing, workforce development and learning solutions. TTi Global world headquarters are located in Rochester Hills, Michigan.