2022 CYMCYL Women's Zoominar
Almost every year I have facilitated a womens conference around my tagline: Change Your Mind, Change Your Life. Each year has a different theme. This year's theme was: Selfcare. I've gone from the conferences being LIVE not VIRTUAL; to them being a full month long to one day; to having several speakers and now this year I have one PHENOMENAL presenter: Kiwan Fitch.Kiwan N. Fitch - Entrepreneur, Published Author/CoAuthor of 8 books, Speaker, Producer, Playwright, Coach, Wife, Mother and so much more. Kiwan owns and operates multiple businesses. A gifted and highly skilled Visionary with over twenty years of experience in Non-Profits organizations, Social Services, Leadership, Business Markets, and Entrepreneurship.She is the CEO of EmPOWERment Corp., LLC. a company she created to expand her work with women and families in transition. To date, the EmPOWERment Corp LLC has produced 5 books, 6 live stage productions in South Carolina, 2 live productions in New Jersey, Co-produced 2 live productions in Louisiana, and has performed at several local events including the IMARA Woman Magazine Health Tour (2015, 2016, and 2017), The Ms. Born Natural Pageant (2016) and the Big DM's 2015 and 2016 Women’s EmPOWERment event at the Convention Center.September 2018 Ms. Fitch launched the Journey Towards Purpose Program as a part of the J2P Global Institute LLC. With this platform; personal development courses are offered in a live and online format. J2PGI offers individual and group coaching in the area of Business, Nonprofit organizational leadership, and Business Incorporation. The institute also offers a curriculum-based program to Certify Purpose Coaches. To date, Kiwan has certified over 50 Purpose Coaches in North and South Carolina, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Alabama, Tennessee, Texas, and London England. As purpose would have it; in June of 2019 Kiwan joined the management team at Hannah House, a transitional housing facility for women and children, which is a part of Christ Central Ministries. She now serves as the Director of 2 Transitional Housing Programs. Kiwan has founded and operates two nonprofit organizations: POWER N Connections and Gurls EmPOWERment Network. She also sits on the Advisory Board as Co-Chair for Real Sisters Rising, a for-profit organization that serves women entrepreneurs. Kiwan currently serves as the President of the South Carolina chapter of Real Sisters Rising, a women’s entrepreneurial association. She also sits on the board of directors of two other nonprofit organizations that serve women and families. Kiwan is the mother of 3 sons, 2 bonus sons, 1 daughter in love, 2 grandsons, and 2 granddaughters. Hailing from Jersey City, NJ Kiwan made Columbia, South Carolina their home in 2010. Kiwan is a South Carolina Notary. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from New Jersey City University. She has a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Walden University. She is also pursuing a Community Chaplaincy Certification from Christ Central Ministries Institute.