She Rocks! Meet Sukree Boodram – Author, CPA and Global Domestic Violence Advocate

Sukree Boodram left Guyana as a teenager in 1983 for a better opportunity in the US.  Four years later she was married to the person who would become her abuser for 21 years.  Born into a Hindu family and raised to keep her personal problems to herself, Sukree never sought any help nor did she stand up to her abusive husband. A wife and mother of two, who strongly embraced her cultural and traditional beliefs, Sukree struggled with the thought … read more


Breakout: Surviving Abuse and Alcoholism – This is My Story by Sukree Boodram

A wife and mother embracing her cultural and traditional beliefs made a heart breaking decision to leave an abusive marriage to an alcoholic in this gripping new memoir. Raised to keep personal problems to herself, Sukree Boodram decided to never seek help and to never stand up to her husband, and ultimately found herself in a bind. But in this provocative memoir, she shows how she found her courage and inner strength to leave and continue on the road to finding herself. … read more


Sister to Sister Circle Luncheon in Guyana …International Women’s Day 2015

Today I had an amazing time at the International Women’s Day Luncheon held at the Pegasus hotel in Guyana. I was invited to travel back to my homeland to present an empowerment piece to over 200 women, most of whom were victims of domestic violence.  This year’s theme is “Let the Women Speak – The Revolution Unveiled” and the luncheon was part one of a 2-days of celebrations with on focus on Domestic & Sexual Violence Awareness & Prevention.  Regional … read more







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