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Our Girl Connect events provide girls with additional opportunities to discover, own and celebrate their power through a multitude of experiences that are provided through strong partnerships with organizations and women in the community.


Saturday, August 17, 2019, | Carpenters Union Training Center

Join us for an event that is sure to build her skills, confidence, and understanding of the construction industry! During this event, each girl will have an opportunity to gain some hands-on experience through a variety of skilled trade activities, build their very own keepsake and pizza! The women of the North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters will be on hand to share more about their specialty, answer any questions girls may have about the construction industry and guide them through our day.

GRP day at the moa

Saturday, August 4, 2018, | Mall of American

We are excited to extend our programming into the summer this year! Join us as we continue to Ignite Her Imagination and Power through technology classes.

We have partnered with the Microsoft and Apple Stores to bring the girls to the MOA to attend the classes that are related to the topics we have covered in our workshop series.

Classes Offered: Create Digital Art with Fresh Paint at the Microsoft Store and Exploring Creative Storytelling at the Apple Store. 

Women in Science and Engineering

Wednesday, April 7, 2018, | Science Museum

In Partnership with Tickets for Kids, Girls Are Powerful youth will attend the Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) at the Science Museum event 

Hosted by the Science Museum is hosting all-girl students will have access to private viewings and sessions throughout the day: Guests of this exclusive group will not only have access to the exhibits and hands-on activities, but they will also see the film “Dream Big” in the Omnitheater together and will meet one of the engineers that is featured in the show!

Build your brand

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, | Macalester College

The Girls Are Powerful Organization is proud to partner with the fellows of the Leaders of Today and Tomorrow organization!

Together, we will be hosting a workshop on Wednesday, April 12th, from 6-8 on Macalester College. The ladies of this organization will facilitator “The Build Your Brand” Workshop.

Dinner will be provided by Seward COOP, Vittles and Appetite for Change.