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WETATi:  We’re Empowered To Achieve The impossible and WETATi: Women Empowered To Achieve The impossible, are global EMPOWERMENT Networks.   We’re Empowered To Achieve The impossible is the platform that we use when our programs encompass all people. Women Empowered To Achieve The impossible is used when our programs are specific and unique to women or women issues alone. WETATi is an inclusive, local, national and international diverse and socially responsible community conscious organization that seeks to educate and empower women, the youths, children and men of all ages. Who We Are; Our Mission; Our Vision.  More...


Greetings Brenda!  "Thank you and the WETATi family for your hospitality, leadership and support. This year’s event surpassed all other years and was a resounding success in more ways than I can count. I am so happy that I was able to attend all three days of the Conference. Congratulations to you and Dr. Dureke for another stellar and informative event."

-- Towanda R. Livingston, Director
Small, Local and Minority Business Enterprise (SLMBE) Office
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC)
2017 Convention Attendee



May 11th — 12th, 2018


UMCP student at the market place


"Leading and Changing the Economic Narrative 4 the Next Generation
Through Entrepreneurship, Education & Empowerment"


WETATi Center 4 Creative Thinking, Leadership & Entrepreneurship


in partnership with


the University of Maryland Nyumburu Cultural Center

at the University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA 




WETATi Entrepreneurship Competition Winners Showcase
& WETATi-Anne Reese Carswell Scholarship & Awards GALA




Adele H. Stamp Student Union

The Colony Ballroom & Nyumburu Cultural Center

University of Maryland College Park (UMCP)

College Park, MD 20742  



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Sponsorship opportunities will be available:  

        Watch for the opening of 2018 Sponsorship registration!


Exhibitor opportunities will also be available: 

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*A portion of event proceeds will go towards the WETATi-Anne Reese Carswell Scholarship Fund for college students. For details and to donate, Click Here.



For more information, please email us at info@wetati.com.




"WETATi is an asset to the entrepreneurship ecosystem."

John Zuknick, MBA

Director, Economic Development & Workforce Initiatives

The Universities at Shady Grove (USG)




April 27, 2017

March 30, 2018


Calling All Innovators and Aspiring Entrepreneurs!
ANY and ALL BUSINESS IDEAS are eligible to compete!

6 points of BENEFITS +

  • •  Seed funding for startup (Grants)
  • •  Mentorship from the WETATi center
  • •  Capacity building with strategic partners
  • •  Access to capital (Connections to banks; loans; resources)
  • •  Access to angel investors
  • •  Business plan training:  Preparing contestants to write business plan:
       Nov. 7th, 2017 & Feb. 6th, 2018 at UMCP


WETATi 2018 Entrepreneurship Competition


 presented by

WETATi Center 4 Creative Thinking, Leadership and Entrepreneurship (WC4CTLE), a division of
We're Empowered To Achieve The impossible (WETATi),

in partnership with

WETATi Next Generation, Nyumburu Cultural Center, University of Maryland, College Park,


Center for Entrepreneurial Development, Prince Georges Community College


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WETATi UMCP at conference lauhgin with margaret at the hotel lobby.great photomargaret speaks2 2014


banquet group 2jummy & co.



2016-2017 Sponsors & Partners



For information about WETATi programs, please visit WETATi.com.




Please note that by attending this convention and Gala, or any other event hosted by WETATi, you give consent to WETATi, its agents and other associates and partners to photograph, film, videotape, and then reproduce and use on websites, in social media, publish in advertising, commercials and/or for any other purposes without further notification. WETATi reserves the right to use these photographs, films, and videotapes from these events in any legal manner as WETATi may see fit, with or without further communication with you or any other parties, and you release WETATi and its agents, successors, assignees and licensees from any liability pursuant to this subject matter in consideration for attending.


Looking forward to seeing you there!