Strong Women, Strong Girls is gearing up for Spring Training! At the beginning of each semester, Strong Women, Strong Girls brings together all mentors and adult volunteers in each SWSG city for a training day that includes workshops led by SWSG staff and leaders and representatives from local organizations. Spring Training is the day when our whole SWSG community comes together to work on the skills that help us to carry out our mission of empowering girls! Below are details for our 2012 trainings in Boston, Miami, and Pittsburgh:
 
Boston Service and Celebration Spring Training: 
Date: Saturday, January 28, 2012; Adult Volunteers: 8:30am-1:30pm ; College Mentors: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Location: Microsoft New England R&D Center, One Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02142
Highlights include: Screening of Miss Representation; Workshops on: “Best Practices in Volunteer Engagement & Coaching,” “Improvisational Speaking” with performers from Cheap Sox (Tufts University Improv Troupe), “Get Active!” presented by Playworks and Whole Foods, “Resume Writing and Interviewing Skills” presented by Hollister Staffing and more!
Register here: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/BostonSpringTraining2012. For questions, email [email protected].
 
South Florida Training:
Date: Saturday, January 21, 2012, 8:30am-4:30pm
Location: Florida International University South Campus, Graham Center, 3rd Floor Panther Suite
Highlights include: Screening of Miss Representation; Workshops on: “Turning your Passion into Action,” “Improvisational Speaking” with performers from Just the Funny Improv Theater, “Issues that Affect Girls” presented by Florida Guardian Ad Litem Program, “Resume Writing and Interviewing Skills” presented by Leadership Coaches and more!  RSVP to [email protected].
 
Pittsburgh Spring Training:
Date: Saturday, January 21, 2012
Location: Point Park University – Student Center 5th Floor; 8:30 am – 4:30pm
Highlights include: Keynote speaker Tammy Aupperle from Director of the H.J. Heinz Foundation. Workshops being presented by partners and alums that include Maggie Jensen, CEO of YWCA Greater Pittsburgh; Alana Kulesa of 3 Rivers Connect (3RC); Campbell Minister of Public Allies and more! Register by Jan. 11 by visiting http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PghSpringTraining