Wendy Bird is a Social Impactor, Certified High Performance Coach, International Keynote Speaker and founder of Pearls with Purpose Foundation, a social-impact organisation. This unique nonprofit blends micro-enterprising training with humanitarian assistance. Since 2002, Wendy has inspired and motivated people all over the world with her unique hand-up (vs. hand-out) approach to long term self-reliance.
A certified gemologist, Wendy leads women toward self-sustainment with jewelry-making and micro-business skills. She partners with like-minded organisations (Operation Underground Railroad, Mentors International, Rising Star Outreach, Believe International and etc) to bring about long-term self-reliance for those recovering from sex-trafficking or abusive/disadvantaged situations. (Primarily women)