National Capital Area

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The "EMPOwERgirlz" youth mentoring and leadership development program promotes academic achievement, leadership development, civic awareness and sisterhood among girls ages 6-17, through one on one mentoring and unique social and academic activities. The goal is to encourage positive ambitions in the girls and equip them to complete high school and pursue post-secondary education, and to become active, aware, productive young women.

Student Application | Student Contract | Release of Liability Form

 (Submit completed applications to: Fax: 202.347.7381 or Email - "Subject: Empowergirlz") 


All sessions are held:
YWCA NCA Building
2303 14th Street NW
Washington DC 20009
(Four blocks from the U Street Metro Station)

Session Dates:
Every Saturday from 9:00am - 3:00pm
(Starting in September 2013)

Workshop Topics Include:
STEM Career Exploration
Healthy Relationships
The College Experience
Financial Literacy
Cultural Diversity
Fitness & Nutrition



Contact Information:
Tamiko Williams | Email or 202.626.0704



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