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Mentoring & Parenting Teen Girls

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A workshop series for adults who are mentors and parents/guardians of teen girls.

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Facilitated by Joy Lindsay, the Founder & CEO of Butterfly Dreamz, Inc., this workshop series prepares mentors, parents, and other caregivers to support teen girls by helping to develop their leadership and social-emotional skills. Meeting every 3rd Wednesday at 6:00 PM EST, from October 2020 until June 2021, the training will explore the following topics:

  • (October) Getting Started: What can we do to develop a strong mentor/mentee or parent/daughter relationship?
  • (November) College & Career Readiness: How can we equip our girls to set and achieve bold college and career goals?
  • (December) Trauma-Informed Care: What trauma-informed practices can we utilize to best support our girls?
  • (January) Time & Task Management: Which tools and apps are most effective for helping our girls manage their time and tasks?
  • (February) Learning Styles & Study Skills: How can we teach girls the study skills that work best for their unique learning styles?
  • (March) Networking: How can we help our girls develop an influential network to support their college and career goals?
  • (April) Advocacy & Fundraising: How can we advocate for girls of color and financially sustain our work?
  • (May) Measuring Impact: How do we define, measure, and communicate mentoring success?
  • (June) Mentor Recruitment: What recruitment strategies can we implement to attract quality volunteer mentors?

***Please note that this series is FREE for Cocoon Club Program Leader Members. To join the club, please visit cocoonclub.org/join.***

Butterfly Dreamz, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that helps girls develop into women who achieve their dreams and fill the roles of leadership in this nation and world.

We aim to close the opportunity gap that exists for young women by providing girls with mentorship and quality career and leadership development programming. Through our books, programs, and scholarships, we give girls an opportunity to earn income, produce creative work, and build a supportive network that helps them thrive in school and at home. Butterfly Dreamz inspires girls to live boldly, dream big, and fly high.

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