Economic Forum – August 19th, 2017 (From 9:00AM) at Keiser University

ECONOMIC EXPO …showcasing entrepreneurial spirit  ENTREPRENEURSHIP:  ENGINE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT  Guest Speaker: Dr. Nicole King-Smith Management Consultant NK Enterprise Consulting, LLC Presentation: “Your Network is your Networth” Presentation Overview: Do you know how to calculate your net worth?  Have you gone to networking events but are not getting the desired results? Businesses fail every year for various reasons, but when you recognize your network and how it benefits you, ...
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Rep. Ilhan Omar is ANSWFL Keynote Speaker in November Gala!

It is confirmed! Rep. Ilhan Omar (Minnesota State Representative District 60B), the first Somali immigrant to be elected into office in USA will be African Network of SW Florida Gala's keynote speaker on November 11th, 2017. The theme of this year's gala is The Majestic Women of Africa. We plan to dedicate the entire gala on showcasing the greatness of the African women regardless of where they are. Ilhan's incredible life story epitomizes the best of this. She has risen to the top against some ...
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ANSWFL Honors Jorge Lopez

In January 2017, ANSWFL gave the Assimilation Award to Jorge Lopez the FGCU Financial Aid Director. This is in recognition of the guidance and financial support he has provided to families of African Network. Anyone who has ever been registered as an international student know very well how traumatizing the enormous financial demands can be. This is made even more difficult due to the limited resources for financial support. Jorge goes out of his way to make everyone who enters his office fee...
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