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Empower Community Weekend (ECW) is an all day family-friendly event that brings together with the largest East African community in the Washington DC metropolitan area. Focused on helping people to thrive and to live a productive life, the event provides empowering panel discussions and resourceful workshops from industry movers and shakers.

The event is filled with Exhibitors showcasing their products and services, Career Pavilion with hiring events & recruiting resources, Kids and Youth Pavilion with fun filled activities, games, college prep and internship resources, and a networking mixer.

ECW was launched by the producers of the Helen Show on EBS TV in 2017. The 2nd annual event was a great success bringing together over 2,200 people from the
Washington, DC metro area and beyond. See you this year on August 22nd. Get Your FREE Tickets Here

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Host & Television Personality: The Helen Show
The Helen Show is a top-rated lifestyle program on Ethiopian Broadcast Service TV, addressing a wide range of topics from business to health, family to current issues. Currently on its 16th Season, the Helen Show reaches over 25 million viewers weekly. Through the show, Helen aims to provide tangible resources that teach, inform, and empower viewers worldwide to transform and improve their lives. 
You can catch The Helen Show LIVE on EBS TV or catch a recap of any episode anytime, on Youtube. 
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Our Premier Sponsors
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We're back!
August 20th, 2022
Washington Convention Center
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