APRIL 22, 2019
6:30PM – 10:00PM
TheTimesCenter | New York, NY
Join Girls Leadership for our 10th Anniversary Celebration. Co-Founders Simone Marean and Rachel Simmons will celebrate the impact of honorees Rachel Cargle, Tiffany Dufu, and Alicia Menendez. These honorees will thank the people who showed them how to step into their voice, and their power. Tiffany Dufu will thank Marie C. Wilson; founder and president emerita of the White House Project and the Ms. Foundation for Women; and creator of Take our Daughters to Work Day, and Rachel Cargle will thank her mother. Join us to celebrate the power of voice!
Rachel Elizabeth Cargle is an Ohio born writer and lecturer. Her activist and academic work are rooted in providing intellectual discourse, tools, and resources that explore the intersection of race and womanhood. Her public lecture Unpacking White Feminism has been featured on campuses around the country such as American University, Yale, and Harvard. and has launched meaningful conversation amongst her community of over 190k followers on IG. Along with a monthly column on HarpersBazaar.com her work has been featured in PopSugar, Afropunk, Essence, Huffington Post, and Refinery29. Rachel is currently a student at Columbia University and a research fellow at the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University.