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The S.M.I.L.E. Initiative (single mom international leadership empowerment) empowers single moms to leadership in their family, their community, nationwide and internationally through education and mentoring provided by successful single moms and other professionals.


The S.M.I.L.E. initiative is a project of the Women's Peace Campaign, which is a program of the International Empowerment Education Foundation.

Latrice Nichols, branch manager for Wells Fargo Redondo Beach shares financial literacy basics with S.M.I.L.E. initiative participants



His Sheltering Arms and the Women's Peace Campaign collaborated in presenting a full-day workshop to 30 participants and staff. Watch this video for overview of the workshops we present.