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EMPOWERED2LEAD SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER: BODY POSITIVITY

2020-09-16T23:35:27+00:00

Our September meeting with Licensed Clinical Social Worker – Kathleen Bishop – was AMAZING! We engaged in really important conversations about: Diet culture Intersectional feminism The many issues with using weight as a measure of health How fatphobia (the intense fear or dislike of fat, becoming fat and fat bodies) impacts mental & physical health [...]

EMPOWERED2LEAD SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER: BODY POSITIVITY2020-09-16T23:35:27+00:00

EMPOWERED2LEAD A Monthly YWLC Newsletter: RACIAL JUSTICE

2020-08-13T21:16:33+00:00

ANTI-RACISM RESOURCES: EDUCATE YOURSELF We compiled some suggestions from our YWLC staff and network, as well as from our incredible August meeting speaker Naomi Carrier for educational resources. BLACK LIVES MATTER READING LISTS https://www.booktable.net/black-lives-matter-reading-list https://research.uwcsea.edu.sg/doverholidayreading/antiracist White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo “[Explores] the counterproductive reactions white people have when discussing racism that serve to protect their [...]

EMPOWERED2LEAD A Monthly YWLC Newsletter: RACIAL JUSTICE2020-08-13T21:16:33+00:00

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEXT GENERATION OF YOUTH LEADERS!

2020-07-15T21:28:35+00:00

We’d like to take this moment to welcome our 2020 group to the Young Women’s Leadership Challenge network, which is nearly 350 women strong! Our 6-day leadership conference on June 22 – June 27 brought together nearly 65 women (plus speakers!) with diverse stories, experiences, and backgrounds. We are grateful for every participant, intern, speaker, [...]

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEXT GENERATION OF YOUTH LEADERS!2020-07-15T21:28:35+00:00

We’re Going Online

2020-04-01T18:06:23+00:00

The Young Women’s Leadership Challenge (YWLC) 2020 program is GOING ONLINE. In preparation for our 2020 program, in light of current events, we have decided to take the YWLC program fully online. We feel that now more than ever, a program which empowers high school girls to see themselves as confident, compassionate, and resilient changemakers [...]

We’re Going Online2020-04-01T18:06:23+00:00

YWLC Deadline and COVID-19 Update

2020-03-16T16:27:38+00:00

Greetings Pangea Partners and Friends, Like you, The Pangea Network has been paying very close attention to COVID-19 and its unprecedented impact on our communities. While we have no way of knowing the pace or scope of additional cases, we know this is an uncertain and uneasy time for all of us. Our goal is [...]

YWLC Deadline and COVID-19 Update2020-03-16T16:27:38+00:00

YWLC Alumni Mobilizes Volunteer Efforts After Hurricane Harvey

2017-09-14T16:57:37+00:00

We are proud and humbled to share the amazing work of our YWLC alumni who are helping our community in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. APPLYING LESSONS FROM THE YWLC CONFERENCE Fatmata Sesay, a rising junior at Westbury High School and a 2017 YWLC alumni, decided to take action by putting her leadership and service [...]

YWLC Alumni Mobilizes Volunteer Efforts After Hurricane Harvey2017-09-14T16:57:37+00:00
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