TechGYRLS is an after school program that gives girls in elementary and middle school a chance for hands on exploration of graphic arts, web design, animation, and robotics in a mentoring environment. The purpose of the program is to teach girls technical skills early in life in order to help alleviate future barriers to gender-oriented professions and self-sufficiency.
For more information on TechGYRLS, click here.
Teen WAND Program
The Teen WAND program is an empowerment program for high school girls.
LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of the Lehigh Valley
Teaches girls ages 7-17 the game of golf and helps to build lifelong skills such as etiquette and discipline. The program is designed to boost confidence and character through the help of mentors. The goal of Girls Golf is to help girls and young women build self-esteem early in life so they are successful as adult women.
For more information on Girls Golf, click here.
Prom Dress Day
Prom Dress Day is an annual event held by the YWCA of Bethlehem. Local area high school juniors and seniors receive gently-used prom gowns and accessories to offset the cost of attending prom.
Prom Dress Day was Saturday, March 23, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the State Theater in Easton, PA. For more information, please call Amber Mirza, Empowerment Center Director, at (610) 867-4669 x 104.
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