Women’s Voice for Change | Speech Contest. Image Source: THNA

Women’s Voice for Change | Speech Contest

Women’s Voice for Change, a speech contest is going to be held on 23rd of June 2018 at Places Restaurant & Bar, Saath Ghumti Marga, Kathmandu. The contest will begin from 9:30 A.M. and is expected to last till 3 P.M. The Help Nepal Appeal (THAN) is set to organize the contest.

Be Brave. Be Vulnerable. Be Kind.

The contest, Women’s Voice for Change is being launched for the female participants between the age of 18 to 30; with a transformative Project for Change Idea will receive ongoing mentorship and NPR. 20000 start-up fund for her charity idea.

Jody Dontje, founder of THNA had the immense honor of winning the Women’s Federation for World Peace Speech Contest in the United Kingdom last year. After gaining immense growth as a public speaker and as a passionate individual from this event, Jody Dontje, Melvin Sjerps and THNA Team are now inspired to launch their own speech contest empowering young women in Nepal this May and June in Kathmandu.

“Your Voice Matters.” We want to hear your story, your idea for change, and help you grow as a powerful being to make that difference to others. Whatever your story, whatever your idea, we wish to give you a platform to share this and make your idea for change a reality.

Prizes for the winner of the Speech Contest

  • 20000 start-up fund to empower the charity idea.
  • One year membership of Toastmasters
  • Ongoing mentorship from THNA Founders: Jody Dontje and Melvin Sjerps
  • Two coaching sessions from Empowerment and Change Coach Jody Dontje
  • Online Fundraising Platform to help raise future funds
  • THNA Charity T-shirt

Prizes for First and Second Runner-Ups

  • One year membership of a Public Speaking Club
  • THNA Charity T-shirt
  • *will also be provided with the following prizes*

Prizes for Finalists

  • Certificate for being a finalist
  • Networking opportunity
  • Mentorship before the Finals
  • Platform to share story and idea
  • Publicity for your Project for Change Idea
  • A valuable speech contest experience

You can register for the speech contest, Women’s Voice for Change here. For more details about the speech contest, you can visit their official website.


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