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leadership circle

 

Vice President Kamala Harris told us she will not be the last woman to lead at one of the highest levels of office. Together, we all can work together to ensure that the next generation of Black women and girls are ready to step into new levels of leadership. Therefore, Atlanta GLOW's Leadership Circle is youth-centered leadership group for young women and girls that teaches concepts such as public policy, advocacy, activism and community organizing and provides youth with real-life opportunities to put these newly learned leadership and civic engagement skills to use. 

 

Our program meets twice monthly throughout the school year and features a variety of guest speakers, interactive presentations, and youth-led discussions that empower young, Black and low-income women and girls to influence local improvements in women's education, employment, housing and health outcomes. Our program also develops them to be the next generation of public servants and changemakers by providing creative service learning opportunities and a platform that amplifies their voices on the issues and policies that affect them, their families, and communities.

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2021 Program DATES

Leadership Circle sessions occur on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at 4:00 pm EST.

  • February 10 - Leadership Circle Session

  • February 24 - Leadership Circle Session

  • March 10 - Leadership Circle Session

  • TBD - Community Service Project

  • March 24 - Leadership Circle Session

  • April 14 - Leadership Circle Session

  • April 28 - Leadership Circle Session

  • TBD - Community Service Project

  • May 12 - Leadership Circle Session

  • May 26 - Leadership Circle Session

Fall 2021 program dates will be released in the Summer of 2021.

Program LOCATION

 

Our Winter and Spring 2021 program sessions will be held virtually due to the pandemic.

eligibility criteria

Relevant and impactful, this leadership experience is a great resume and/or college application builder for youth with a passion for community service or volunteering. Interested youth may enroll at any point in the semester. To join, eligible individuals must:

  • Be between the ages of 14-25

  • Obtain parental consent for participation (applicable for ages 14-17)

  • At minimum, be a HS or GED student or graduate

  • Reside in the metropolitan Atlanta area

  • Have a low- to moderate- household income

  • Be highly motivated to learn new skills

  • Commit to our program attendance policy

  • Communicate regularly with program staff/volunteers
  • Abide by all program policies and procedures

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Atlanta Growing Leadership of Women, Inc. 

DBA: Atlanta Glow  | EIN: 85-0530070

Address: 109 Anderson Street SE, Suite 602, Marietta, GA 30060

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