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Raising Money for a Cause – Pace Center for Girls


Heidi Richards Mooney

For immediate release

Raising Money for a Cause – Women in Ecommerce™ Hosts Second-Annual Experts Auction
to Benefit Pace Center for Girls Broward

Fort Lauderdale, FL (April 25, 2013) — The Florida Chapter of Women in Ecommerce™ announces that they have selected Pace Center for Girls Broward as the chosen non-profit for our second-annual  Golden Mouse Awards Ceremony and Celebrity Experts Auction taking place in early October, 2013.

Ellen Sue Burton and Rosana Santos Calambichis, Co-Chairs of this year’s event expressed their pleasure at this year’s chosen nonprofit. According to Rosana, “We are delighted to support Pace Center for Girls of  Broward. We believe in their Mission, “to provide girls and young women an opportunity for a better future through education, counseling, training and advocacy. Ellen replied with “We want to help them continue to do the great work they do to change the lives of the future leaders of our community.”

“We are so honored that Women in ECommerce has chosen to support Pace Center for Girls of Broward.  It’s truly exciting to have the opportunity to partner with female leaders in our community. The Golden Mouse Honorees, the board of advisors and the members of Women in Ecommerce are great role models for the young women who take part in our programs,” says Aggie, Pappas, Executive Director of PACE.

Pace Center for Girls Broward: Pace Center for Girls Broward is a free, voluntary program providing academics, counseling, life skills training, career and college preparation and community service projects for adolescent girls.  Visit http://www.pacecenter.org/centers/broward for more information.

In additon to helping raise much-needed funds for PACE Center for Girls, The second-annual Fundraiser and Awards Ceremony will honor 15 local women in South Florida with the GOLDEN MOUSE AWARD who are actively involved in their the community, their industry, where their responsibilities include managing/overseeing an internet presence and they have been working in their chosen profession for at least two years. 150 people in the tri-county area attended the first-annual event and we expect at least 200 will participate this year.   The event will take place in Fort Lauderdale.

About Women in Ecommerce: For more than eleven years, Women in Ecommerce™ has been helping women do business on the web by providing educational events, seminars, webinars, conferences and teleclasses via our website and social media platforms. We have a diverse membership of women from all walks of life representing 54 countries worldwide. Our members are work at home moms, professionals, educators, etailers, retail businesses, direct sales representatives, affiliate marketers, online sales professionals, auction site sellers and resellers, web designers, and other technology experts.

For more information about the Golden Mouse Awards and Celebrity Auction, visit http://golden-mouse-ward.com. For more information about Women in Ecommerce™ visit www.WECAI.org today! To participate in or learn more about the event, contact Heidi Richards Mooney, Event Chair at 954-625-6606 or email her at heidi@wecai.org.