1st Annual Young Women’s Empowerment Conference
Join us on Monday, October 22, 2018 at Fontbonne University for a day-long experience to learn, be inspired and take action! We are empowering young women to identify their purpose, prepare for their futures and reach their full potential!
Conference will take place from 9 am - 3 pm.
9:30 am - Keynote Address, Rebecca Bennett
9:45 am - Fontbonne University Admissions Presentation
My Money Mindset - Learn about the basics of finance including how to open and use bank accounts (checking, savings, etc.), debit/credit, and the link from financial literacy to all areas of well-being in your life.
Paying for College - Learn about the cost of a college education, the options that you have to cover those costs, and the resources and timelines that you should use while working towards college acceptance and attendance.
My Greatest Strength - Discover, understand, and maximize your natural talents in order to identify your strengths. Learn how to apply your Strengths to succeed in and out of the classroom.
Lunch and Campus Tours
My College Fit - Learn how to narrow down your college choices based on what schools best meet your needs (personal, financial, career) in order to accurately plan for, and apply to, colleges that will be the best fit for you.
My Future Career - Learn how to focus your interests and strengths into a career path that works best for you. You'll also identify what courses you'll need to take in high school and college to prepare you for your dream job.
My Self-Confidence - Understand the importance of loving yourself, holding yourself in high-esteem, and maneuvering through setbacks in a way that lets you emerge intact, strong, confident and fully equipped to create the life that you want for yourself.
My Mind. My Body. My Self-Care - Learn about the importance of self-care and discover how taking care of your mental, physical, and emotional health are integral to your ability to learn, grow, and succeed in all areas of your life.
My Womanhood - Spend time discussing the changes you’re going through and the challenges that you’re anticipating as you grow into womanhood and adulthood.
My Elevator Pitch - Learn how to create an effective, short, and pointed speech to share with others that describes your talents, goals, and what you’re interested in pursuing in your life and career.
Conclusion and Giveaways