The graduation events have four main functions:
first, and primary, function is to celebrate the women who are
successfully completing the program, and to motivate those women who
are enrolled in the program to graduate. This is a strong statement
for these women to their families, as well as from Shakti Rising to the
greater community as regards to recovery, the possibilities of
transformative healing, and the power of community action.
second is to raise funds and friends for Shakti Rising. Therefore, we
are building new relationships with people while strengthening existing
- The third purpose is to
express gratitude and thanks to key players in our community, to
increase their commitment to Shakti Rising and demonstrate our
appreciation of their contributions.
- To promote transformation as a lifestyle and direct experience of Shakti Rising.