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Girls Empowerment Institute 2018

Academic Enhancement Committee (AEC)

Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EST)

Girls Empowerment Institute 2018

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Dear Parent,

 We are blessed to provide our girls with a wonderful experience:

Heritage Fellowship Church

2018 Girls Empowerment Institute Monthly Workshops

Registration and Participation in the monthly workshops are FREE. 

Workshops are every 3rd saturday of the month starting January 20th. 

***Rising 4th - 12th graders***

College prep for teens ages 14-17 years old

  • Vision: Girls will radiate God’s grace through attitude, behavior, interpersonal relationships, self-awareness, presence, and spiritual growth.


  • Purpose:
  • To focus resources on girls to help them develop intrapersonal and interpersonal skills to make wise decisions, to make healthy choices, to manage conflict, and to care for one another
  • To provide whole person development skills related to creative arts, craftswomanship (lessons in knitting, crochet, seeing and quilting), public speaking, and physical health
  • To provide interactions with a diverse pool of career and health professionals
  • To facilitate cross-generational transfer of knowledge through the Wisdom Circle of Yesterday’s Teens
  • To help girls design a bright future based on the mission of Heritage Fellowship Church
  • Provide professional development and life skills


  • Outcomes:         
  • Girls will have a more authentic sense of connection to one another’s well-being
  • Girls will feel a sense of empowerment to pursue their dreams in life, college, vocation, and career
  • Girls will understand their roles as young women facing a complex world
  • Girls will be empowered with confidence and self-awareness
      • Key Activities: Whole Person Development
      • Spiritual
      • Personal
      • Interpersonal
      • Group Work
      • Career

Crown of G.R.A.C.E (Growing in Resilience, Awareness, Confidence, and Excellence)…Thou shalt also be a crown of glory in the hand of the Lord, and a royal diadem in the hand of thy God (Isaiah 62:3)

Spiritual Development and Leadership

College Prep workshops  for Girls ages 14-17




Managing Conflict (Bullying)

Social Media

Public Presence

Public Speaking

Body Image

Social Etiquette


Setting and Managing Boundaries

Communication Skills

Career Development


Dressing for Respect

Personal Mastery



Creative Writing

Health and Sexuality

Relationship Building

Spiritual Gifts


Critical Thinking 

Email Janelle Myers at for more info…


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Heritage Fellowship Church
2501 Fox Mill Road
Reston, VA 20191

Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EST)

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Academic Enhancement Committee (AEC)

The mission of the Academic Enhancement Committee (AEC) is to serve as a learning resource to the students and families of our church and community.  Learning is a lifelong pursuit.  God is honored when we continue to learn and grow.

Ms. Olivia Toatley, Servant Leader

Mr. Darren Price, Assistant Servant Leader

Ms. Margaret H. Waters, BFC Coordinator

Ms. Beulah Willis-Brown, BFC Director

Ms. Kim Collins- GEI Director

Ms. Janelle Myers- GEI Coordinator

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