Registration for Adolescent Girls – Young Women Rock! Mentorship Program 2016/2017
The flagship program of The Women Worldwide Initiative, Young Women Rock! is a curriculum based, group, and one-on-one mentorship program dedicated to strengthening the lives and communities of young women in underserved communities. The program mission is to empower girls through mentorship, building their self-confidence and challenging them to discover and fulfill their potential.
The program serves adolescent girls ages 14 to 18 years old from Brooklyn and the South Bronx, and includes weekly sessions (Saturdays from 1-3pm) and monthly cultural outings.
The program operates in two locations:
YWR! Brooklyn serves the Brownsville/East New York communities. The site is located off the 3 and L trains at Seth Low Community Center, 137 Belmont Avenue, Brooklyn, NY and sponsored by the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA).
YWR! Bronx serves the South Bronx community. The site is located off the 2 and 5 trains at St. Mary’s Park Community Center, 595 Trinity Avenue, Bronx, N. Y. 10455 and sponsored by the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA).
Registration period: May 1 to September 14, 2016
First Day & Orientation on Saturday, September 17th at 1:00pm