Episode 170: Bringing Women Together to Make a Worldwide Impact

Wendy Steele is a dedicated philanthropist, passionate entrepreneur, inspiring speaker, author, and founder of Impact100Global. Wendy joins The 1 Girl Revolution Podcast to share her life story, her inspiring work with Impact100Global, and the worldwide impact that Impact100’s community of women are making together.

From a very young age, Wendy’s family instilled the importance of giving back and striving to be the difference she wanted to see in the world. Throughout her life, Wendy has found many ways to give back and make a difference in the world, and she founded Impact100 to take that to the next level and to give other women the opportunity to make an impact as well. 

Impact100 has streamlined the circle of giving model to transform communities worldwide. Since its founding in 2001, Impact100 has brought communities of women together all around the world and has distributed more than $123 million to worthy organizations and causes. Wendy continues to grow Impact100Global and share her philanthropy expertise through speaking engagements, volunteer work, and her forthcoming book, “Invitation to Impact.” Recognized by Forbes in 2021 as one of the 50 women over 50, who are leading the world in impact, Wendy and Impact100Global are making a massive difference in the world and their work is something we can all get involved in and support. You don’t want to miss this inspiring episode!

In this episode, you’ll hear:

  • Wendy’s inspiring life story; 
  • How she came up with the idea for Impact100;
  • About the mission of Impact100 and the global impact they have made since their founding in 2001;
  • Stories from Impact100 and how bringing women together can change the world;
  • About Wendy’s forthcoming book “Invitation to Impact” and the Impact100Global conference in Detroit in June 2023;
  • And so much more.

The 1 Girl Revolution Podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, YouTube, and everywhere you listen to podcasts. 

For more information about Impact100, please visit: www.1girlrevolution.com/impact100

For more information on Wendy, her book, or to invite her to speak, please visit: https://wendyhsteele.com 

Follow Impact100 on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Follow Wendy on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Watch Wendy’s inspiring TedTalk here

Buy Wendy’s new book “Invitation to Impact”.

Register for the Impact100Global Conference today!

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