Now living in America, Simone Wilson was born in Jamaica and like many others in the diaspora, is giving back! Simon is an experienced learning and development professional who specialises in career development and substance misuse and has organised a fantastic career development day for young girls in Manchester.
Empowerment Day 2012, MANCHESTER, JAMAICA
Date: 8th August 2012
Address: Grove Town Primary School, Grove Town, Manchester
Theme: Creating a Vision for your Life! Education and empowerment for young females
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AIM OF THE EVENT:
The goal for the program is to provide a supportive, enriching and enjoyable environment conducive to academic improvement and life skills enhancement. My hope for the day is that young women will gain knowledge and be inspired to go after their dreams and goals. The overall program will be a combination of discussions, educational activities and will provide resources that can assist in personal and career development.
THE PROGRAM OFFERS:
A dynamic workshop on self-awareness and growth
A supportive environment for young females to interact
Mentoring and career exploration activities
TO CONTACT SIMONE
If you would like to volunteer on the day or find out more about the programme, please email Simone at firstname.lastname@example.org.