“Your contribution does not just enrich the lives of others.
It will also enrich your life and elevate you to a more beautiful state.”
- Bernadette

“Your contribution does not just enrich the lives of others. It will also enrich your life and elevate you to a more beautiful state.”
- Bernadette

Contributing to a greater good is an essential and powerful part of life, that plays an important role in people’s sense of fulfillment. But quite often they don’t realize that giving back is what is missing from their lives.

HOW TO GIVE BACK AND CONTRIBUTE.

It does not have to be a grand gesture, involving lots of money and resources.
Look at it this way. Put your talents and skills to their best use and get out in your community toward helping others. Choose where and how to make a difference. It’s easy to get inspired with a cause you truly care about, and it’s rewarding to see your direct impact.

If you’re looking for ways to give back to the community, your loved ones or the world at large, you don’t have to go over the top to make a difference, just take one simple step.

PURPOSE. PEOPLE. PLANET.

PURPOSE. PEOPLE. PLANET.

Bernadette McBurnie’s mission is to inspire and empower others to be their best self, live their best lives and best serve the world.

Passionate about empowering women around the world, keeping our families healthy and protecting the beauty of our planet, Bernadette McBurnie donates her time and use her expertise to support these organizations.

Bernadette McBurnie’s mission is to inspire and empower others to be their best self, live their best lives and best serve the world.

Passionate about empowering women around the world, keeping our families healthy and protecting the beauty of our planet, Bernadette McBurnie donates her time and use her expertise to support these organizations.

City College of San Francisco
Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

The center creates a collaborative network between various centers, academic departments and community partners. It provides support for entrepreneurship, through workshops, events, and certificate programs to students.
As partner of CCSF EIR, it is a pleasure to be a workshop facilitator and a member of the Entrepreneur-in-Residence program.

“To challenge mindset, give perspective, provide knowledge and tools was exciting. I loved and was really inspired by the great diversity of the audience. It made it a rich experience for everyone present.
To be able to provide educational opportunities is a privilege.”

Phase 2 Careers

Phase 2 Careers

Phase2Careers is a private nonprofit organization preparing and empowering the ”over 40″ worker – with a focus on women – for career opportunities in the new economy.
I love being a support and a resource to an organization that plays a meaningful role, socially and economically.

“It is quite common to have fears and self-doubts after we’ve had to take a career break. We may feel inadequate, afraid to fail at a new career, or feeling too old. I love helping women and men recognize their talents, adopt a growth mindset, and empower them to move forward.
I was thrilled to speak at the Annual Conference for Professional Women returning to work or transitioning to Entrepreneurship. I love being able to provide guidance, strategy and tools on

“How to Re-invent Yourself After 40”

With a commitment to help their students succeed, Knopman Marks Financial Training reached to experts to teach Success Essentials.
It is a privilege to be part of this initiative.

In her enlightening masterclass, Success Essentials – Let go of the myth of work-life balance; create an integrated and fulfilling life – McBurnie asks us to visualize our ideal life and make intentional choices that move us closer to that vision.

“Every decision, every choice we make, no matter how small, should be in support of the life we want to lead,” McBurnie says. “Achieving professional and financial success doesn’t mean you have to compromise when it comes to your happiness. Your happiness is not negotiable.”

Working Mothers Association of Japan is a non-profit organization providing support internationally to working mothers.
To be an active support to their mission is very meaningful.

“No matter how different on the outside, in more ways that not, women around the world are very much alike, but also have pretty much the same aspirations.
Women in corporate, education and business, coming together to learn, share and provide support to each other.
With a growing pressure on them, it is becoming increasingly more difficult for women to juggle all their responsibilities. To provide guidance, strategy and tools to respond to the demand put on them, was an exciting and incredibly rewarding experience for all of us.
I was so inspired by these women who gave me more fuel to pursue my work!”