the aspire foundation

1 Billion Women and Girls by 2020!!

Currently impacting:

16.2 Mill

... women and girls

But we still want to reach

983 Mill

... more women and girls by 2020!

% of target


Resources & Information

Welcome to The Aspire Foundation Resources page. Here you will find links to useful online articles;audio and video resources from some of our mentors and mentees and our founder, Dr. Sam Collins; and inspirational clips that we've created and found, all of which we hope will support you to make a difference in the lives of one billion women by 2020.

Recommended online articles

5 Effective Mentoring Skills  

How To Be a Great Mentor  

How To Be a Great Mentee 

What Makes a Good Mentor and Mentee?

5 Mentoring Tips for Women  

Power Mentoring: How to Get the Most Out of a Mentoring Relationship 

Reverse Mentoring: What it is and Why it is Beneficial 

How Mentoring Builds Business Insight 

Strategy and Empowering the Third Billion 







(mp3 file will download and play via your default media player)

Why become an Aspire Foundation Mentor? - Hear from some of the first mentors.

Dr Sam Collins, Founder, talks about why she started The Aspire Foundation



The Aspire Foundation's video is shortlisted for the Women In Marketing Awards 2010
6th October 2010

Aspire press release (October 2010)

ASPIRE founder, Dr Sam Collins, has won an Ogunte Women's Social Leadership Award in the category of Leader in the Workplace 2010.
8th June 2010

Ogunte Press Release (June 2010)

ASPIRE Press Release (June 2010)