Announcing the 2016 #YearOfTheGirl Summit
The 2016 #YearOfTheGirl Summit will engage a diverse group of girls in meaningful dialogue. The goal of the Summit is to empower girls to make a difference in the community and set personal, academic, and professional goals. The Summit is open to all girls in Leon County grades 7 through 12. Registration for the event is now closed.
About the 2016 #YearOfTheGirl Summit:
Who: Tallahassee-Leon County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls
What: 2016 #YearOfTheGirl Summit
When: Friday, September 23, 2016
Where: City Hall, 300 S. Adams Street
When: 8:30 AM -1:30 PM
Note: Lunch will be provided. Parking will be validated
By accepting the invitation to attend the Year of the Girl Summit, I authorize the Tallahassee/Leon County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls and its community partners and affiliates, including but not limited to The Oasis Center for Women & Girls, City of Tallahassee and Leon County governments, to take, use, and publish photographs, video recordings and audio recordings of me, content from interviews, and my original writing or artwork with or without my name. I understand these photographs, recordings, interview content, artwork and writing may be used in print and/or electronic format without compensation for any lawful purpose, including for example such purposes as education, research, public relations, and marketing.
Tallahassee/Leon County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls Announces
R. Jai Gillum
as Special Guest Speaker at #YearOfTheGirl Summit
Announcing the Year of the Girl!
The Commission on the Status of Women & Girls is recognizing girls ages 5-17 who are doing great things in our community! If you know a girl who is making things happen let us know by filling out the nomination form below. Are you a girl who is doing something great? Nominate yourself!
Each month, we will recognize one outstanding girl in our community – look for our next honoree in September 2016!
Be sure to tag your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram posts with #YEAROFTHEGIRL!
Meet Our September Year of the Girl Honoree: Faith Thomas!
2014-2015 Annual Report
The Commission has released their Annual Report for the 2014-2015 year. To check out what the CSWG has accomplished over the past year, please click here.
Interested in the CSWG speaking at your next meeting?
Let us know! We have a Speakers Bureau that would be excited to talk to other community groups about the work our Commissioners are doing in Tallahassee/Leon County! Contact our Staff Liaison, Ayana Y. Powell, at CSWGStaff@TheOasisCenter.net or (850) 222-2747 for more information.