SW Atlanta Girls Needed for Steve Harvey's, 'Girls Who Rule the World Mentoring Weekend'
The application period has opened for the third annual Girls Who Rule the World Mentoring Weekend.
Calling all Southwest Atlanta teenage girls! Here is a unique opportunity to spend a weekend with Steve and Marjorie Harvey as they put on a great mentoring program for 100 chosen young women for their 3rd "Girls Who Rule the World Mentoring Weekend".
The annual three-day, two-night mentoring program pairs powerful women with teenage girls for a weekend to impact, empower and inspire their futures, The Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation is kicking off applications to select this year’s class of 100 teenage girls from the metro Atlanta area and surrounding areas.
Created by philanthropist Marjorie Harvey, President of The Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation, to spark change overcoming common pressures that young women are facing today, the third annual GWRTW will address social, emotional, educational and cultural needs to guide them through a weekend journey that will strengthen their mind, body and spirit.
Young women ages 13-18 who live in metro Atlanta and surrounding areas in a 50-mile radius can apply by mail July 16th – August 27th for the third annual GWRTW taking place September 28th – 30th in historic Stone Mountain, GA by downloading the application and addressing topics encompassing their personal dreams, long-term career goals, educational goals, and peer pressure, among other topics.
This encouraging, self-confidence filled program, which motivates young women in taking charge of their futures with visions of success, will also present a diverse cross-section of women who have made substantial transformations in their career fields, creating their own impact in entertainment, music, media and business. Bringing together a team of inspirational, powerful women, in the past two years Harvey has welcomed a diverse league of leaders including CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, Essence Magazine’s Mikki Taylor, The View’s Sherri Shepherd, five-time Olympian Teresa Edwards, and more. Sharing their insight and personal journeys with the young women, this year’s lineup of special speakers and guests will provide wisdom and experiences coupled with the challenges, advice and resources that impacted their road to success.
The young women admitted to this year’s GWRTW sustain a role with The Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation from admission until two years post-college, with this process including a mentor pairing and a monthly/quarter educational and developmental experience with trusted mentors, to ensure continued enhancement and positive growth in helping young women to achieve their maximum potential and build successful futures.
To download the application for the third annual Girls Who Rule The World Mentoring Weekend (GWRTW), please visit the GWRTW website: www.girlswhoruletheworld.org