A day all about girls! Day of the Girl is a subprogram under the JA Girl$ initiative. JA Girl$ and partner organizations, companies, and local entrepreneurs will facilitate workshops on topics of concern for girls and young women ages 11-18 years old in Northeast Florida.
Day of the Girl shares the vision and mission already in place for JA Girl$:
To inspire girls and young women to open their minds to new opportunities, understand the power of their choices, and reach high to achieve their full economic potential.
To prepare girls and young women for economic success by providing hands-on experiences and educational opportunities that honor, value and celebrate the female perspective, experiences, and unique development.
To provide girls with a holistic, girl-centered approach to the Junior Achievement concepts of financial literacy, entrepreneurship and career readiness. The girls will be in classroom settings, participating in interactive-lessons surrounding the concepts of concepts of financial literacy, entrepreneurship, career readiness, leadership, budgeting, savings & credit, and school & personal safety.
Lessons focusing on:
- Budgeting & Saving
- Healthy Eating
- Personal & School Safety
- Self-esteem & Image
- Lunch and a healthy snack will be provided.
If you are interested in facilitating a workshop, or you have a topic you would like to cover, please email Sabrina Kinslow
, JA Girl$ Program Manager at 904-398-9944 x225