Sandra Lynn Ilomaki is the Founder and CEO of Empower Women Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on providing a "hand up" to women in need. Sandra's personal journey from single motherhood and poverty to obtaining multiple academic degrees inspired her to create a foundation that could provide similar support to other women facing similar challenges.
As the CEO of Empower Women Foundation, Sandra's responsibilities include overseeing the organization's programs and initiatives, collaborating with other stakeholders, and advocating for policies that positively impact the lives of women and girls. Sandra is passionate about providing leadership training, mentoring, and networking opportunities to women through EmpowerHer and FutureMakers programs.
Sandra's vision is to create a world where women have equal opportunities to achieve their goals, irrespective of their background or financial status. She believes that women play a crucial role in advancing social and economic progress and that organizations like Empower Women Foundation can help support women in their pursuit of these goals. Through the foundation's programs and services, Sandra hopes to create a supportive community where women can connect, learn, and grow together.
For someone who may be hesitant to seek out the services and programs offered by Empower Women Foundation, Sandra's message is clear - don't hesitate to take that first step. With Empower Women Foundation's support, women can overcome challenges, achieve their goals, and become the best version of themselves.
Sandra's favorite quote, which embodies Empower Women Foundation's mission and values, is "Empower a woman, and you empower a community." She believes that when women come together and support each other, they can achieve great things and create positive change in the world.