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Stories in Concert
November 5, 2015 @ 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Six young women passionate to make the world a better place, one cello player. Six great stories of the impact we can have in the world, music that touches your soul. Dive into another world for just one evening. You will leave the room fully inspired that a better world is possible.
This event is part of the City Awake Festival, which is is celebrating social impact in Boston from November 5-14.
Sharon Gilman, Dare Family Services
Jessica Weaver, Public Conversations Project
Catherine Rizos, Massachusetts Legal Assistance Corporation
Tula Mahl, City of Boston Elderly Commision
Brenna Kearns, Discovering Justice
Ashley Fontes, Tech Networks of Boston
Natalia Bo, professional cellist
Mechthild von Knobelsdorff – As the founder and CEO of Story Connect, Mechthild works with businesses, foundations and non-profits to enhance their communication and leaderhsip skills. Over the last nine years, Mechthild honed her skills in facilitation and training working in NGO, organizer and industry roles. She started storytelling as a free-lance journalist and applied storytelling at her work. Noticing that many organisations needed help telling better stories, she founded Story Connect. Mechthild holds a Masters in Environmental Policy from the University of Cambridge, UK.