By Mirela Sula Three women with the same mission – To help other women! Pamela comes from New York, Sarah from Scotland and Alessandra from Italy: three women from different places of the world. They all came to London with the same mission: To help women who are in a bad place. How did they choose their career? What did they learn on this journey while supporting other women?   We meet them while working for three different organisations but with the same purpose. Pamela from Hestia, Sarah from Evelyn Oldfield and Alessandra from Praxi, share with us not only their stories but what motivates them to create a story for other women as well. What made you choose your path and your career?   Pamela Zaballa Pamela: I visited a women’s prison during an internship I undertook post-graduation, and through my discussions with the inmates it appeared that they were all there for reasons that were out of their control, and in some cases through crimes that were forced upon them as opposed to of their own mind. This injustice opened my eyes to the challenges women faced, igniting in me a powerful flame that still rages on. One of my first positions was working as a case manager for the Manhattan family court, which only helped fuel the flame within me to end violence against women and children.   Sarah Menzies Sarah: I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do for many years. When I first left university, I got involved in volunteering to support Iraqi refugees who had been dispersed to Glasgow. There had been some racist incidents and I was appalled, and felt compelled to sup [...]

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