EMPOWHER LEADERS ACADEMY

GRADES 9-12

The EmpowHer Leaders Academy is a program for girls in 9th-12th grade. The program is taught in local Title I High Schools and in the community on Saturdays. Through weekly sessions, we offer mentorship, college and career guidance, as well as workshops that help build confidence and leadership skills, promote healthy dating relationships, self-care, financial literacy, social entrepreneurship, social justice advocacy and community organizing skills.

Girls can be enrolled in a partnering Title I school participate in our EmpowHer Leaders Academy OR Apply to attend our Saturday Community Program. We are currently in the following schools:

Environmental Charter High School – Gardena

Alliance Cindy & Bill Simon Technology Academy High School

Become A School Partner

PROGRAM DETAILS

During EmpowHer Leaders Academy, girls meet weekly for two hours during the school day at our partnering school or on Saturdays in the Community. Girls receive 1-on-1 mentoring with female professionals, build sisterhood among their peers, take part in monthly field trips, and participate in weekly workshops on timely and relevant topics. Girls also have access to college scholarships for high school seniors, paid summer internships (ages 16-18), and a specialized entrepreneurship course that includes seed money and professional mentorship by industry leaders.

Become an EmpowHer Girl (Saturday Program)

BECOME A VOLUNTEER

Love what we’re doing and want to be part of it? Volunteer as a Mentor today!

Volunteer

OTHER PROGRAMS

We serve 600+ girls annually with our comprehensive curriculum. Learn more about EmpowHer’s other programs.

OTHER PROGRAMS

We serve 600+ girls annually with our comprehensive curriculum. Learn more about EmpowHer’s other programs.