100 Women in Finance (“100WF”) will host its 8and Annual Barefoot Beach Fundraising Gala, Friday, May 6, 2022 at the Kimpton Seafire Resort and Spa Beach Deck. 100WF celebrates 10 years since its launch in the Cayman Islands, with all proceeds from the event benefiting its Next Generation Investing initiatives, which include mentoring, scholarships and other career development services for young women aged 13 to 25.

The Maples Group, Baraud International, Walkers and Deloitte, all of the companies that originally supported 100WF’s Cayman Islands location, membership, events and community programs, have come together to once again support the Fundraising Gala funds for the evening. We would like to thank our new corporate sponsors for their support BDO and radio station DMS Broadcasting Ltd. 106.1 Kiss FM, 93.5 CayCountry and Magic 91.5.

Gala tickets can be purchased at https://fundraisers.100women.org/ for CI$200 each, and include free happy hour, food tasting stations and music against the backdrop of the Seven Mile sunset Beach. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in amazing raffles throughout the evening, with giveaways including pampering packages, brunch and restaurant vouchers, experience giveaways and more.

Amanda Pullinger, CEO of 100 Women in Finance, said:

Congratulations to all of our Cayman members and supporters for 10 years of service to the Cayman industry and community. I’m so proud of all you’ve accomplished – and I look forward to celebrating with all of you at the annual gala in May.

Walkers Cayman Managing Partner Tim Buckley said that “As a long-term sponsor of the 100WF Barefoot Beach Gala, Walkers is delighted to continue supporting this must-attend event and the important work being done as part of the ‘100WF Investing in the Next Generation’, which encourages local pre-career women to seek jobs in the financial sector.”

This aligns with our belief that investing in people and inspiring the next generation is key to our business and the industry as a whole. We would also like to take this opportunity to congratulate 100WF on your tenth year in the Cayman Islands!

Buckley continued.

Since launching in 2012 in the Cayman Islands, 100WF has raised over $300,000 for local charities including the Cayman Islands Crisis Centre, Literacy Is For Everyone, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Breast Cancer Foundation, Inclusion Cayman and GirlForce 100, the organization’s crisis centre. flagship youth mentorship program designed for female students who demonstrate the potential, ambition and commitment required to further their education and career. Through matched career mentoring, GirlForce 100 guides mentees in developing and advancing their career paths leading to success.

For gala tickets or to become a corporate sponsor of the 100WF Tour https://fundraisers.100women.org/ or by contacting [email protected] directly. Please check regularly for more than 10and Birthday celebrations.

For more information on 100WF or Investing in the Next Generation, please email Florence Jones at [email protected] to learn more.