Our Sponsor

Women Rising Legacy Project is an official project of the U.S. nonprofit, Rebellious Dreamers, Inc., (RD) whose mission is to provide the lift for women to nurture their spirits, dreams and wellbeing. RD’s vision is for a world in which all women thrive.

Our Values:

  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Inclusivity
  • Community
  • Empowerment
  • Good Stewardship

Our Mission:

Provide secure land tenure and opportunities for women of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to create sustainable lives for themselves and their families.

Our Vision:

A world in which every woman puts her children to bed every night well-fed and provided for; a world in which all women are empowered, and the communities they create together are vibrant, healthy and safe places for all.

Our Project Team

Chingwell’s strong NGO leadership skills, background in international relations, and passion for the women of her DRC homeland, fuel her visionary approach to the Women Rising Project.

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Kasuu is a natural leader with keen business acumen. Her capacity to navigate customary and formal law is matched only by her commitment to the Women Rising community.

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Carol is a former organizational change consultant with 35 years of experience in large and small corporations empowering people to live more authentic lives in and outside of work. She is currently an executive coach and writer.

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Archer brings lifelong advocacy for environmental justice, deep experience in NGO administration, and expertise in sustainable agriculture to the Women Rising leadership team.

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