Registration open for the Fairfield County Retreat!
To inspiHER girls to dream big, believe in themselves, and to become confident leaders in their schools and communities.
To connect with young girls at the critical ages of 9 -13 when confidence levels begin to decline and social pressures begin to increase, and to provide them with the skills, resources, and tools needed to overcome these challenges and become girls that thrive in today's world.
OUR PROGRAM MODEL
Our program model includes full-day interactive leadership retreats
designed specifically for girls in grades 5 - 8 focusing on five core areas:
A tiered leadership and self-esteem curriculum designed especially for girls in grades 5 - 8
Interactive workshops delivered by professional from local agencies and organizations and leaders from the community
Mentorship opportunities for high school junior and senior girls
Self-defense education delivered by trained professionals from the community
Community service projects promoting literacy for all age-groups
Parent sessions will be available during the retreats on topics relating to raising confident girls
Confidence building, self-esteem, and self-acceptance
Healthy relationships, stress management, and positive lifestyles
Time management, organizational skills, and finding your strengths
Self-defense, cyber safety, and digital responsibility
Goal-setting, self-advocacy, community service and more
We seek junior and senior high school girls to serve as mentors during the retreats
Mentors will facilitate a team of 8-10 middle school-aged girls throughout the interactive workshops and group sessions
The mentorship program increases self-awareness, fosters personal growth, cultivates leadership, and improves personal and interpersonal skills
The mentor experience is great for resumes, college applications, and school accolades
Up to 15 community service hours are available
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."