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Leading Moms: Natalie Angell-Besseling and Shanti Uganda

Leading Moms: Natalie Angell-Besseling and Shanti Uganda

On October 3, 2012 teamed up with our friends at Modern Mama and Entrepreneur Mom Now Vancouver to present Leading Moms. The day was full of inspiration, as we highlighted moms who are difference-makers in a variety of fields, from fashion to politics to business to the arts to science, and a whole lot more. We were treated to talks, videos, musical performances and a fashion show. We ate breakfast inside the H.R. MacMillan Science Centre, and we ate lunch outside in the sunshine. We were energized and motivated by the whole experience.

Videos from Leading Moms

If you weren’t able to make it to Leading Moms, we’d like to share some of the day with you to give you a taste of what happened. We think it will convince you to attend the next event, for sure. Over the next few months, we’ll be sharing a video every other week. Check back regularly to re-live the most inspiring moments of the day, or to see it for the first time. If you haven’t seen them, you’ll want to check out our other videos:

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Natalie Angell-Besseling

Natalie Angell-Besseling is the Founder and former Executive Director of The Shanti Uganda Society, a non-profit group dedicated to improving infant and maternal health in Uganda. This Canadian Charity and Ugandan NGO provides safe, woman-centered care. supporting the well-being of birthing mothers and women living with HIV/AIDS. Natalie shared her time between Vancouver and Uganda from 2007 until January, 2013, when she stepped down from her role as Executive Director as she prepares for the birth of her second child.

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