Girls Lead is a non-profit organization that offers educational enrichment, leadership activities, mentoring and scholarships to active participants. Each summer, they offer a week-long summer institute comprised of workshops that include public speaking, debate, civic responsibility, and leadership. Each session, professional women from organizations that include Sikorsky, Unilever, Fashion Industries and local universities to speak about their roles and educational pathways.
This year, we are proud to recognize two seniors pictured below: Ugonna Onyekachiuzoamaka (L) and Chasity Kennedy (R).
Both girls engaged in community service and completed service projects. They presented on their experiences June 9th at the Bridgeport Library, North End Branch.