"Girls Night In" is an empowerment event for 120 of our current Grade 9 and Grade 8 students transitioning to Anderson. Inspired by Malala Yousafzai's words, the event's mission statement is "I want every girl to know that her voice can change the world."
|Event:||Girls Night In|
|Date:||May 24, 2018|
|Time:||5:00 pm – 8:30 pm|
|Location:||Anderson CVI, 400 Anderson St, Whitby ON, L1N 3V6|
Anderson has invited members of the community, from women in public service to women in business, to help empower students. Guests include:
Christine Elliott – Anderson graduate and former MPP Whitby-Oshawa; Katie Zeppieri – keynote speaker and founder of Girl Talk Empowerment; Laura Hesp – creator of clothing brand Inclusive Love Inc.; members of the Durham Regional Police Service, and many other community partners.
5:00 pm – Doors open
5:00 pm to 6:45 pm – Guests to visit stations and booths supporting empowerment
6:45 pm to 7:15 pm – Dinner
7:30 pm to 8:15 pm – Guest speakers
8:15 pm – Swag bags, door prizes & wrap-up
8:30 pm – Concluding statements
Arrangements can be made in advance or on-site for interviews and/or photo opportunities.