Girl Power Word of the Week:

 Leadership

 

[noun]   a process of social influence in which one person can enlist the aid and support of others in the accomplishment of a common task or goal


Example: 
Using her leadership skills, Kendra was able to inspire her classmates to raise thousands of dollars and collect much-needed supplies for the local animal shelter.

Girl Power Day 2014

"Model This: Girls, Leadership, & Making a Difference" 

Sunday, October 12

12:00pm - 5:00pm

REGISTER TODAY AT www.girlpowerday.com  

 “If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, then you are an excellent leader.

 

 

Dolly Parton, American singer-songwriter and actress (b. 1946)



 





 

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Girl Power Day 2014 - "Model This: Girls, Leadership, & Making a Difference"

Girl Power Day 2014 -

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By Julie Simons

Sunday, October 12th, will be GirlFuture's 4th Girl Power Day, "Model This: Girls, Leadership, & Making a Difference."  Register today at www.girlpowerday.com so you don't miss out! 

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