The No Boys Allowed Movement will host its 2018 All-Star Workshop on Saturday, February 3 at the College of Charleston-North Campus (3800 Paramount Drive). Middle and high school girls of the Tri-county are invited for a day of “fun, girl power, and the planning and preparation of their future”.
“This invite is also extended to parents and guardians. We would like them to become more familiar with the NBA mentorships program and our college tour in the spring”, said Kara P. Simmons, Co-Founder.
Thirty girls will travel to Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU) in D.C, Virginia, and Maryland during spring break. Scheduled April 1-5, 2018, The NBA College Tour is the organization’s leading program. In their first year, 19 middle and high school girls from the Tri-county traveled to HBCU campuses in Georgia, Florida, and South Carolina.
Simmons and her colleagues are also excited to have the NBA College Tour Class of 2017 join them at the workshop. The inaugural theme is “creating a game plan for their academic and personal success”, and will feature:
–Parent & Student Workshops
–An All-star Luncheon
–Door Prizes & Giveaways
Confirmed guest speakers include:
–Caprica K. Wigfall, Spelma Alumna and Gates Millennium Scholarship recipient
–Angel N. Parson, Assistant Director of Student Life at the College of Charleston
–Dr. Angela R.W. Goodloe, Assistant Professor of Norfolk State University
–Founders of The No Boys Allowed Movement
Students and parents may register on Eventbrite. There is a $5 registration fee for middle and middle & high school girls (ages 10-18); and free for parents with a registered student. For more information about the workshop or to be a sponsor, email: [email protected].