LiveGirl Leadership Summits
Our leadership summits brings together middle school girls from across Fairfield County for a variety of empowering learning experiences that encourage girls to explore their potential and believe in themselves. All sessions feature a keynote speaker, mentoring, & fun team-building activities. By participating in the summits, girls build deep connections and a network of diverse friendships beyond their home school.
UPCOMING Leadership Summit
Open to grades 5-8 | free-of-charge | space is limited
12/8 @ 5:30-8:30 pm "Be Kind" with Nikole Collins-Puri, CEO Techbridge Girls + Service Project with Kids Helping Kids
- Location: Stepping Stones Museum (Norwalk)
LiveGirl Leadership Summit: "Be Yourself"
Friday, September 29th from 5:30 - 8:30 pm
New Canaan Library (Lamb Room)
Keynote Speaker: Patti Russo, Yale University Women's Campaign School
Patricia Russo is nationally respected leader focused on improving the quality of life for women. For over 25 years she has held numerous leadership positions in public, private, and not for profit organizations centered around women's rights. Currently, Patricia serves as Executive Director of the Women's Campaign School at Yale University. She is also a member of the Council of Women's Health Research at Yale University and chairs its Philanthropy and Communications Committee.
NOTE: Parents are invited to stay for Ms. Russo's presentation (5:30-6:15pm)
Girls will view "A Million Likes" documentary and engage in discussion on ways to navigate social media pressure.
This event will also feature:
dinner | team-building games | mentoring