Youth Empowerment Summit

The Junior League of Wilmington hosted our 2nd Youth Empowerment Summit for young women between 10 and 18 on November 11, 2017.  Topics covered included Healthy Relationships, Bullying, Drug Use Prevention, Overcoming Adversity, and Empowerment.

The JLW hosted its inaugural Youth Empowerment Summit at the Choir School of Delaware in Spring 2017, see highlights below!

JLW Member Dr. Kesha Clarke discusses healthy relationships at the Spring 2017 Summit

Young women at the Teen Empowerment Summit pose with confidence coach and educator Taria Pritchett, and “Beyoncé Bucks” created to remind them of their self-worth each day.

JLW members discussed positive and negative messages from the media with Summit attendees.

Attendees brainstorm aspects of healthy relationships.