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Ygyrl Leaders - Hallmark Program of the YWCA of Central VA Home
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promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all
YGYRL LEADERS MISSION:
To Empower Through Positive Role Models and Experiential Learning a Diverse Group of Young Women of Untapped Social, Economic and Leadership Potential
*Each one of us is uniquely created for a purpose in
Ygyrl Leaders strives to help young women recognize, explore, and develop
their own unique voice and person.
*As unique individuals, we bring many gifts to the group/community/world.
Ygyrl Leaders strives to help young women recognize that they have a voice, a place, and a part in the world in which they live, and encourages them to explore and develop ways in which they may participate and contribute wherever they are.
*Ygyrl Leaders believes in hopes and dreams, and encourages young people everywhere to pursue those dreams as they grow and develop into the unique individuals they are.
This is what spurs our Vision:
Through the Ygyrl Leaders Program the YWCA of Central Virginia seeks to increase participation of young women from all backgrounds in community leadership and decision making roles and to increase their future academic and economic empowerment.
Terri Miller, Ygyrl Leaders Coordinator
News From The Ygyrls (Ygyrl Leaders Speak Out on Recent Events and Issues)
Latest news and updates from Ygyrl participants that provide you with an inside view of the latest things happening with Ygyrl Leaders, Ygyrl Clubs and Ygyrl Drumming and Performance.
Contributors - Supporters - Partners!
We appreciate your support and partnerships.
2012 United Way of Central Virginia
Church Street Bridal and Church Street Bridal Too
(Year Round Program Support)
Lynchburg City Schools Partners In Education
2009-2011 American Association of University Women (AAUW)
($10,000 Grant for Drumming 4 Leadership)
REMO Drum Manufacturers
Discount for Drum Purchase 2009-2010
(Drum facilitator and Curriculum developer)
The Lynchburg Chapter of the AAUW
Mentors and Interns
Activities and Events
YWLP - UVA Young Women Leadership Program
HIPE Coalition (Healthy Individuals through Prevention and Education)
CHAP (Coalition for Hiv/Aids Awareness and Prevention)
The Legacy Museum
The Maier Museum of Art
Amazement Square Children's Museum
Daniel's Hill, Diamond Hill & Yoder Community Centers
We're on Facebook and Twitter - join us:
Facebook - Ygyrl Leaders
Twitter - Ygyrl
Young Women Can Achieve!
To Apply To Be a Ygyrl Leader or Volunteer
You may pick up a program application packet or complete a YWCA volunteer interest form at the YWCA front desk weekdays until 7pm or Saturday until 1pm.
626 Church Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504
434 847 7751
Note: Volunteer page has program application and b/g check attachments - Word doc download
Ygyrl page has program contracts, application and medical form attachments - Word doc download
PROGRAM NEEDS -
What I need to Know about being a Volunteer/Intern:
OneForAnother (click on the opportunities tab and choose a volunteer area of interest)
Terri Miller (434) 847 7751
Interns please send your resume and query to the above email address.
DRUMMING 4 LEADERSHIP Leadership through drumming and performance
D4L curriculum provided by community partner, Ed Mikenas,
incorporates djembe drums, African and Afro-Cuban rhythms, communication and community building skills, leadership development and lessons in diversity to enhance the learning experience for Ygyrl Leaders and their community.
See our Drumming 4 Leadership page for more information.
For YGYRL LEADER Programs EVENTS
links for documents, forms, surveys and applications related to the Ygyrl Leader and Drumming Program. *Note: this page is under revision. Please check back after Sept. 16, 2012 for updated documents. You may request forms from the Program Coordinator at the above email.
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news & events, discussions/polls, parent tips and coordinators challenge
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Whether you're a yong girl looking for a place to connect, a returning member of Ygyrl Leaders/Clubs/Drumming, someone interested in volunteering or someone who has shared their time with our girls and the program....please, share your passion. We'd love to hear your story.
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Please share a review of your visit to our site to help us improve the pages, navigation and information and also, to let us know about your positive experiences. Thank you so much for visiting. We hope you'll come back and share with others.
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