'International Day of the Girl' to be celebrated with Oct. 13 leadership conference - Technical.ly Delaware

Access

Sep. 20, 2018 8:47 am

‘International Day of the Girl’ to be celebrated with Oct. 13 leadership conference

Hosted by One Village Alliance, the “Girls Can Do Anything!” Leadership Conference looks to inspire Delaware’s future leaders.

Girls in attendance are encouraged to wear their brightest, most comfy socks.

(Photo by Flickr user osseous, used under a Creative Commons license)

Thursday, October 11 is International Day of the Girl, officially declared by the United Nations in 2011. The celebration of girlhood won’t end there in Wilmington, though, with a full-day girls’ conference on Saturday, Oct. 13, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m at Grace United Methodist Church in Wilmington.

Posted by One Village Alliance on Monday, September 17, 2018

Hosted by One Village Alliance, the “Girls Can Do Anything!” Leadership Conference is all about inspiring girls aged 9 to 17 to reach their full potential, including breakout sessions throughout the day, called “Sessions in Socks,” where girls are encouraged to wear colorful socks while they discuss various topics, including:

  • Girl Fight for Good! Advocacy, Activism & Social Justice
  • Reimagining Beautiful: Self Love, Sisterhood & Social Media
  • S.T.E.A.M College & Career Pathing
  • Celebrity in ME! Confidence, Purpose & Poise
  • Girl Powered Business: Social Entrepreneurship

Registration is now open for $10. The event features vendors and exhibitors, and volunteers to be mentors and role models.

Register -30-
JOIN THE COMMUNITY, BECOME A MEMBER
Already a member? Sign in here

Advertisement

Yes, there’s still time to Shop Small for the holidays

This women-owned food truck festival is doing numbers on Facebook

Joe Biden talks ‘The Soul of America’ on Dec. 6

SPONSORED

Delaware

Join our Technical.ly Match beta, an opt-in alternative to recruiting

Kennett Square, PA

Chatham Financial

Software Developer in Test

Apply Now
Kennett Square, PA

Chatham Financial

User Experience Designer

Apply Now
Kennett Square, PA

Chatham Financial

Full Stack Software Developer

Apply Now

What you’ll find at Security BSides Delaware, #DIW18’s last event of the year

At #DIW18, get a taste of Zip Code Wilmington’s 12-week bootcamp program

Great Dames is announcing its pitch competition winners at #DIW18

SPONSORED

Delaware

Win up to $360,000 in funding at the WeWork Creator Awards

Wilmington, DE

CSC

Business Analyst

Apply Now
Wilmington DE

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Hadoop, Big Data Associate

Apply Now
Wilmington DE

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

VP, Kafka Software Engineer

Apply Now

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly Delaware

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!