Here's a conference that you might like your daughters or someone you know that are preparing for high school or college to attend (African American girls 12-18 years of age).
Maybe you know a young lady who would be interested in attending this conference in
The registration fee is $5.
Please go to www.yaawc.org for more info, and pass it on.
Young African American Women's Conference (YAAWC) 2008
THE 6TH ANNUAL YOUNG AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN'S CONFERENCE
The Pasadena Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and its partners, which include Pasadena City College, the City of Pasadena Commission on the Status of Women, Pasadena Unified School District, Women at Work, Metropolitan Community Action Services Corporation, and HBCU Campus Tours, will host the Sixth Annual Young African American Women's Conference on Saturday, March 29, 2008, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Pasadena City College.
The full-day innovative and interactive conference is designed to inspire, motivate, and increase African American girls' (12 to 18 years of age) awareness of the changes and challenges they will encounter on their journey through life, and the choices they might make to ensure their future success and well-being. Workshop topics will range from how to start a business and dressing for success to graduating from high school and getting into college. In addition, conference attendees will learn about various career paths.
Amy Petersen, also known as Dena Cali, as in
Delta Sigma Theta's goal is to engage 300 girls in and around the Pasadena/Altadena area in the conference. The registration fee is $5, which includes breakfast and lunch as well as a host of exhibits, speakers, and workshops. For more information regarding the conference, please visit www.yaawc.org.