Girls' Summit

program description

The one-day summit is an inspiring and informative gathering for girls of all backgrounds to network with successful female leaders in the community. Through multiple workshops, the young women will explore different career fields, define their personal ambitions, and learn what it will take to achieve them. Girls’ Summit contributes to the betterment of the community by empowering the next generation of women leaders with confidence and leadership skills to serve Hawai‘i and beyond.

Program Topics

  • Coding
  • Design Thinking
  • Financial Literacy
  • Mentoring
  • Advocacy

key dates

April 13, 2018 on O‘ahu

October 4, 2018 on Maui

November 1, 2018 on Kaua‘i

benefits

  • Advocacy presentation and activity by YWCA O‘ahu
  • Breakfast and lunch provided by Cafe Julia
  • Keynote speaker
  • Networking between public and private school peers
  • Choice of workshop breakout sessions
  • Group mentoring with established business professionals
 2017 Spring Girls' Summit O'ahu- The young women of Farrington High School, McKinley High School & St. Andrew's Schools- The Priory- at YWCA O'ahu Laniākea Courtyard.

2017 Spring Girls' Summit O'ahu- The young women of Farrington High School, McKinley High School & St. Andrew's Schools- The Priory- at YWCA O'ahu Laniākea Courtyard.

We need more opportunities like this, these women motivated me to keep striving for what I want to do, especially in the science and tech field.
— Honoka'a Student Participant
 
 
 2017 FALL MAUI GIRLS' SUMMIT, Maui Arts and Cultural Center  The young women of Maui High School, Lahainaluna High School, Baldwin High School, King Kekaulike High School, St. Anthony High School enjoy the first annual Maui Girls' Summit.

2017 FALL MAUI GIRLS' SUMMIT, Maui Arts and Cultural Center

The young women of Maui High School, Lahainaluna High School, Baldwin High School, King Kekaulike High School, St. Anthony High School enjoy the first annual Maui Girls' Summit.