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We are an international social enterprise and named our gatherings REFRESH YRSLF, meaning we believe that we can refresh each other by sharing, learning, networking and getting inspired from each other. By contributing to REFRESH YRSLF as a keynote speaker or ticket buying participant you automatically get a part of a fundraising project. We want to come together with like-minded, so we can exchange experience, knowledge and create an opportunity to fundraise for social responsibility projects.


We do have various topics, such as  WELLBEING,  FAMILY,  WOMEN, LIFE STYLE and EXPERIENCE.

Within the structure of these gathering we also have networking sessions, at which all participants will get the chance to introduce themselves, their business & services. Please feel free to bring your business cards, leaflets and brochures. Don’t worry if you are not professionaly occupied, everyone is very much welcome at our social platform as for us the importance is to benefit from sharing & learning from each other. Wisely chosen keynote speakers will be enriching our gatherings by introducing their specific, unique and interesting up-to-date topics.


Our REFRESH YRSLF fees will vary between 10 – 25 GBP. We definitely believe in the universal law of “giving & receiving”, as our events serve for fundraising purposes for  various charities. Thankfully, keynote speakers participate on a volunteer basis and they can choose which charity they  want us to donate. Charities we supported in the past are;, GÜNEŞ UMUTTUR ( a Turkish initiative started by Billur Güven, supporting village pupils in Anatolia and OFF THE RECORD TWICKENHAM as well as private initiatives.


As you browse through our website you will come along TURKISH events as well as TURKISH articles. as REFRESH YRSLF; consists of 6 extravert TURKISH women with various professional backgrounds such as design, acting, art, coaching and personal development.  We enrich each other with trust, compassion, love, balance and support and are very exited about meeting new refreshing friends. Our refreshing journey started in April 2017 in London, UK.  Beside running fundraising events we also aim to link TURKISH and NON-TURKISH communities to each other.


REFRESH YRSLF events are announced via social media, like instagram, facebook and our mailing list.  Please check out as well as  follow us on our facebook page Refresh@refreshyrslf.

We would be very pleased to assist anyone who would like us to support them with their marketing and operation of a fundraising event. If you have any questions or would like to be a keynote speaker and promote your business, experience or hobby feel free to get in touch with us. Have a look at our refreshing gatherings, follow us on social media  and  meet us at our events.



october 2018


november 2018

22nov6:00 pm8:30 pmREFRESH YRSLF LIFESTYLE - UNCORK THE BEST by Pinar Akkaya

january 2019

08jan7:00 pm9:30 pmRefresh Yrslf Experience - FLIGHT MODE by Rachel Kay

february 2019

07feb11:00 am1:00 pmREFRESH YRSLF FAMILY - Aile Olarak Yabancı Ülkeye Göç Etmek

28feb7:00 pm9:00 pmREFRESH YRSLF WELLBEING - Hastalanmadan Yaşayın - DR YEGANE MUTLU ile Bioenerji


may 2019

13may11:00 am1:00 pmREFRESH YRSLF WOMEN - DRESS TO IMPACT by Pinar Akkaya

june 2019




Dilek Polat Sesli


Esra Kizir Gökçen


Yasemin Eskiyapan Kurtaran


Zerrin Türe Sütçü


İnci Türkay


Ayşen Topkaya


3 latin words, simply describing the law of giving and receiving. We as REFRESH TEAM want to share, connect and therefore will be posting our experiences, thoughts, interesting facts and quotes. Let’s keep in touch.

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