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#InternationalWomensDay



Social Enterprise NI are delighted to highlight over 160 inspirational women from across the social enterprise sector in NI. The women featured here represent everything from CEOs to employees and volunteers. The final list have all be nominated by someone who thinks they deserve a special mention today.


This years #InternationalWomensDay imagines a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes and discrimination. A world that's diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. Together we can forge women's equality. Collectively we can all #BreakTheBias.


Celebrate women's achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality.


See list of all nominees we are celebrating today below:


Agnes Crawford

Grove

Aimee Clint

SENI Young Ambassador

Aine Loughran

The Workspace Group

Alison Blayney

Kilcooley Womens Centre

Amanda Johnston

SENI

Amanda Jones

AMHW

Andrea Hanna

Work West

Anne Walsh

Everyday Music Harmony

Annette Greer

Viable

Aoife Hamilton

Employers for Childcare

Ava Sweeney

Enterprise North West

Baroness May Blood

Argyle Business Centre

Becky Bellamy

Another World Belfast

Bishop Hilda Abban

Rock Family Chapel Ministries Crumlin

Brenda McCracken

Orchardville

Bronach Ni Thuama

Ortus

Bronagh McKernan

Ortus

Brenda Turnball

Lagan Navagation Trust

Cara Haffey

PwC

Carol McTaggart

Clanmil Housing

Cate Conway

SENI Ambassador

Catherine Burns

Peak Adventures

Catherine Cox

IncredABLE

Catherine McClelland

Ortus

Catherine Waterworth

Connswater Homes

Chara Clarke

Glow NI

Ciara Rea

Ashton Community Trust

Claire Ferris

Work West

Claire Gordon

BITCNI

Claire Little

IncredABLE

Clare Caughey

Sensations

Clare McParland

Flex Language Services

Clare Muldoon

Enterprise North West

Coleen Martin

Focus on Family Coleraine

Coleen O'Neil

Flex Language Services

Danielle Woods

Ortus

Davina Gordon

Naissance Marketing and PR

Deidre Walker

Apex Housing Association

Diane Hill

NOW Group

Diane McNaught

Refresh Café, East Belfast Mission

Donna Makhsous

The Hummingbird Project CIC

Donna Matthewson

Apex Housing Association

Donna Smth

Argyle Business Centre

Dr Anita Yakkundi

AuSome GrowSome CIC

Eileen Kerr

East Belfast Mission

Eileen Wilson

Footprints Womens Centre

Elaine Flynn

SERC

Elaine Taylor

Apex Housing Association

Elita Frid

Science Starz

Emma Garrett

Mallusk Enterprise

Emma Rutherford

The Hummingbird Project CIC

Emma Shields

East Befast Mission

Emmalene Edgar

Creggan Country Park

Ena Hamilton

Argyle Business Centre

Erin Honeyford

Focus on Family Coleraine

Flora Herberich

Circusful

Gabriela Sova

Boom Studios

Gail Kinkead

Healthy Kidz

Gemma McKinney

IncredABLE

Georgina Grieve

The Workspace Group

Hannah Bevan-Woolley

Belfast Food Co-operative

Helen Lunny

Work West

Imelda Hynds

Home Start Down District

Isobel Loughran

Footprints Womens Centre

Jacinta Linden

Bolster

Jackie Reid

Access Employment Limited (AEL)

Jacqui Pope

Better

Jacqui Williamson

Kinship Care

Janet Schofield

CAN

Jayne Hamilton

Studyseed

Jayne Taggart

Causeway Enterprise Agency

Jeanne

Quaker Charity Shop

Jen

Quaker Charity Shop

Jenna Devine

Devine Scents

Jenna Hall

Circusful

Jenni Robinson

Boom Studios

Jennifer McWilliams

Antrim Enterprise Agency

Jenny Irvine

Arc Healthy Living

Jill Huston

The Hummingbird Project CIC

Joan McGinn

Orchardville

Julie Bolton

Better

Julie Steele

Mugshots

Juliet Cornford

SENI Board

Justina MacDonald

Bolster

Karen Arbuckle

NI Community Energy

Karen Gilgunn

USEL

Karen Healy

Creggan Country Park

Karla McDermott

Glentoran Social Partnership

Kat Skroban

Flex Language Services

Kathy Wilson

Bolster

Kelli McRoberts

Carrick Enterprise Agency

Kelly O'Neill

Ortus

Kerrie O'Hanlon

Better

Kerry Craze

Better

Kerry McWilliams

Lightwork NI

Kirtsy McReynolds

Circusful

Laura Bradley

Ulster University

Laura Slevin

Flex Language Services

Laura Warrington

USEL

Lee Robb

Circusful

Leigh Carey

The Hummingbird Project CIC

Linda Ervine

Turas

Lisa Faulkner-Byrne

Argyle Business Centre

Lisa McCaul

Womens TEC

Lizzie Buick

SERC

Lucinda Kennedy-Clarke

East Befast Mission

Lynn Carville

Womens TEC

Lynne Savage

Better

Maeve Monaghan

NOW Group

Majella Beckett

Circusful

Mandy Cppeland

Ortus Property Services

Marianne Kennerley

Boom Studios

Marie Hamill

Argyle Business Centre

Marie Marin

Employers for Childcare, SENI Board

Martine Gibson

Better

Michele Leitch

East Belfast Mission

Michelle Manwaring

Argyle Business Centre

Naomi Hardon

East Belfast Mission Board

Narita Woods

The Fox & Bean

Niamh Goggin

Small Change NI

Nisha Tandon

ArtsEkta

Noreen McConville

Bolster

Nuala Smyth

UnLtd

Orla Fitzsimons

Parent Action CIC

Paula Jennings

Stepping Stones

Paula Murphy-Gibson

You Glow Girl

Rachel Andrews

Clanrye Group

Rachel Doherty

4C UR Future

Rachel Gallagher

Enterprise North West

Rachel McIlgorm

Storybox NI

Roisin Walton

Clanrye Group

Roma Doherty

Better

Rose Mary Stalker

4C UR Future

Rosemary Dean

Centred Soul

Rosie McBride

Circusful

Samantha McCartney

IncredABLE

Sandara Kelso-Robb

The Human Kind Foundation

Sandie Gallagher

East Befast Mission

Sandra Bolan

Employers for Childcare

Sandra Harrison

Argyle Business Centre

Sarah Owens