Sep. 8, 2019

Strong Women Fellowship: Orientation

Event 1 of 7 in Strong Women Fellowship ›
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  • Grades 9-12
  • 3:30 - 5:30 PM
  • $99 per year
  • Sandy Springs
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Orientation

Discuss gender-specific opportunities, obstacles, and what it means to be a strong Jewish woman while connecting with cohort members.

Overview

The Strong Women: Know Them, Be Them fellowship is an empowering educational cohort providing Jewish teens in Atlanta with unparalleled access to strong women leaders, thinkers and voices shaping the world we live in today.

Each month teen participants meet speakers, tour organizations, and engage in relevant learning that speaks to what it means to be a woman in our time, helps young people grapple with the obstacles they face, and prepares them to be the leaders they can be today and in the future.

The Strong Women: Know Them, Be Them fellowship is an empowering educational cohort providing Jewish teens in Atlanta with unparalleled access to strong women leaders, thinkers and voices shaping the world we live in today.

Each month teen participants meet speakers, tour organizations, and engage in relevant learning that speaks to what it means to be a woman in our time, helps young people grapple with the obstacles they face, and prepares them to be the leaders they can be today and in the future.

What is the Strong Women Fellowship? from JumpSparkATL on Vimeo.

Dates

The fellowship cohort will meet approximately twice each month from September 2019-May 2020. 2nd Sunday afternoons in Dunwoody at a central location are designated as the main gathering where fellows will meet with female speakers in an interactive learning community.

Dates and details will be added to the itinerary below as available. Dates are subject to change. Participants are encouraged to attend every session.

Community Groups & Peer Leaders

Strong Women fellows will be placed in community groups geographically assigned based on their home address. Throughout the year, 2nd year fellows acting as Peer Leaders will organize and facilitate monthly community meetings in a more casual setting, such as their home or a coffee shop. Peer Leaders must attend a training session on Sun. Aug. 18.

2nd year fellows can apply and learn more by contacting info@jumpsparkatl.org ›

Application Process

The fellowship application closes Fri. Aug. 30, 2019. Applications will be reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis through the deadline.

The Peer Leader application is open to previous participants only and closes Fri. Aug. 2, 2019. These leadership applications will also be reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis to give leaders adequate notice of their required attendance at training on Sun. Aug. 18.