April 25, 2020
Girls are speaking out! A young women’s movement called “Girls Spark” has ignited and we are spreading the word about Girls Spark 2020.
We all know the social issues and pressures of being a teen girl has been amplified by technology and are very different today than ever before!
Girls Spark is lighting the way with a fresh approach created by and for teen girls.
The 2nd annual one-day retreat for girls ages 13-19 will be Postponed until November at West Chester University to help teen girls better navigate these social challenges.
Last year the inaugural Girls Spark retreat was held at Delaware County Community College. It was a huge success!
153 teen girls from 54 schools attended. The girls left feeling connected, supported and empowered!
According to the retreat survey, 80% said they would return and bring a friend next time!
Breakout sessions 2020 include:
Mental Health | Mindfulness | Live Safe & Confident | Street Smarts/Defend Yourself | Sexual Health
Sexual Harassment |Yoga De-stress | Unconscious Biased | Compassionate Action (Bullying) | G.I.R.L Power
Emotional Intelligence | Nutrition & Body Image
Seize the Awkward (How to talk Peer to Peer presented by the AFSP – American Federation of Suicide Prevention)
Breakout Session leaders are various coaches, trainers, therapist and inspiring women leaders in the community !
We strive to deliver messages that will help teen girls better navigate the challenging social issues they face in today’s world!
To attend sign up at www.girlsspark.com OR https://girlsspark.com/product/girls-spark-2020-ticket/
Cost is $20.00 to attend and $1.00 for every ticket sold will be donated to the AFSP Philadelphia Chapter.
Each girl will leave with a Girls Spark swag bag full of goodies and a Girls Spark T-Shirt
Along with a chance to win over 30 door prizes; College swag, Spa, Tech, Food, Gift Cards, Movie tickets, Make Up etc..just to name a few
Treat the teen in your life to a great day in her life!