We are excited to announce the debut of PowHER Girls in Omaha, Nebraska!
Thanks to Christina Windsor, the principal of Belvedere Elementary School, for saying yes to bringing the PowHER Girls Project to the Omaha Metro Area.
The project will begin at Belvedere and then be available to other elementary schools in the Omaha Metro Area during the 2014 school year.
WHAT IS THE POWERGIRL PROJECT?
"PowHER Girls” is a global mentoring movement devoted to empowering girls to unleash their full potential to boldly step into their leadership power. Our mission is to inspire, motivate and equip girls with the skills to lead with character, confidence and courage. We mentor girls to release their unique power so they can rise into their greatness, shine with full confidence and become brave leaders who shake things up and transform the world. Our motto is: “Every girl is a leader when she owns her unique PowHER.”
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE POWERGIRL PROJECT?
Female students of Belvedere Elementary School who are in grades 4th--6th are eligible to participate in the project.
8 girls from each grade level will be admitted to the program and will participate in a 12 week empowerment and mentoring program designed to help them lead with character, confidence and courage in their lives, families and in the community.
WHAT HAPPENS IN THE 12-WEEK PROGRAM?
Each girl who is accepted into and participates in the program will receive guidance, mentoring and support from the PowHER Girl leader (Catrice M. Jackson) to help her strengthen her character, build and boost self-confidence and release the courage to be a powerful leader in the community and world.
WHAT DOES THE PROGRAM OFFER?
Every girl who participates in the 12-week program will receive the following education and resources:
Week 1--4-- Building HER Up: 4 weeks of character building sessions with an emphasis on truth, honesty, integrity and being a role model.
Week 5--8-- Boosting HER Up: 4 weeks of confidence building sessions with an emphasis on self-love, respect, inner-beauty and celebrating your uniqueness.
Week 9--12-- Watching HER Fly: 4 weeks of courage building sessions with an emphasis on leadership, responsibility, personal power and collaborating with others to create change.
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE PROGRAM AND TO COMPLETE AN APPLICATION PLEASE CONTACT US.
Registration opens on August 1, 2013.