Every month, disabled girls and young women (ages 10-21) have the opportunity to meet for a
fun, skill building and empowering 2-5 hours event while connecting with peers and mentors.
Filling an EmpowHERing weekend afternoon with laughter, growth, and food! All of our events are free for participants.
Girls and young women with disabilities that participate in EmpowHER ROC program experience an increase in confidence, social skills, opportunity for social activities, with growth in leadership skills and improved communication skills.
Here's a peek at some of our past events:
Taco 'Bout My Future
Activity: Eating tacos and making vision boards
Skills learned: goal setting, planning, creativity, taking action, positivity, and supporting each other.
Skills Learned: team building, patience, exercise, good sportsmanship, and physical skills.
Girl Power Suite at Rochester Red Wings Game
Activity: Attending a baseball game in the VIP Suite
Skills Learned: communication, cooperation, graceful winning/losing, learning new rules, trying new things, and interacting with different people.