Getting loud for an excellent trigger.
Jennifer Lopez helped Grameen America’s “Elevating Latina Voices” occasion, held on Sept. 17 on the Backlot at Common Studios in Los Angeles.
An eyewitness tells E! Information that Ben Affleck was additionally in attendance to support his wife, who spoke to over 400 Latina entrepreneurs and promoted her newest philanthropic undertaking Limitless Labs’ partnership with Grameen America, which goals to empower Latina-owned small companies.
“What I noticed rising up was that it was very, very tough for folks like me, low-income Latinos, particularly ladies, to get entry to capital,” Jennifer shared with the gang. “The truth is, we stay sixty % much less prone to get loans from nationwide banks, and that’s essentially unfair and essentially un-American, and it made the promise of the American dream really feel partly hole. That is why I am right here right this moment, alongside Grameen, to vary that.”
The Marry Me star, who rocked a chic off-white suit by Fendi on the occasion, vowed to “make that promise actual for everybody” by ensuring “individuals who appear to be me or come from locations like the place I come from have the identical alternative to borrow cash to start out their very own enterprise and make their desires come true.”