Why We Lead Roundtable: AANHPI Girls Speak Up Thursday, June 20, 2024 12:00 pm PT/3:00 pm ET   Watch the Recording   Two years ago we set out to research the complex, nuanced, and intergenerational story of the leadership development of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) girls and gender-expansive youth. That result …

Early last year, a group of students approached the administration at Latitude High School with a request: would they please cancel class? Oh, and not just the students’ own classes—everyone’s classes. For a whole day.  The administration agreed.  They were glad to—because these students were representatives from the Girls Leadership Empower Club, and along with …

Youth organizing is a powerful force, and Girls Leadership is proud to have supported the second annual youth-led conference. This year’s conference, Gen Z for Planet A, was developed and run entirely by the Girl Advisory Board (GAB), and featured advocacy training, panel discussions, and expert presentations. Over the course of the half-day event, attendees …

Thoughts About Thoughts: A Youth Conference Discussing Mental Health, Support Strategies, and Taking Care of One’s Brain. Saturday, June 4th, 10am Pacific Time / 1pm Eastern Time Sign me up! Description: Join us for this important conference on our mental health. Being a teenager isn’t easy, and these last two years have made things even …