Be a host partner!
Host the powerup girls for life program free of charge!
Using our grant funding, our goal is to serve as many Weld County, Colorado 5th and 6th grade girls as possible in 2019. Your after-school program, youth organization or girls’ club can help by partnering with us to host a packaged, user-friendly PowerUp Girls for Life program for free.
Built in flexibility makes hosting work for you and the girls you serve:
Number of participants: from 10 to 100
Age of participants: although designed for 5th and 6th graders, material is empowering and appropriate up to 14 year olds (contact us for details)
Choice of program schedule formats to fit classroom or club use:
Twenty-eight 30-minute sessions
Twelve 1-hour sessions
Six 2-hour sessions
Four 3-hour morning or afternoon sessions
Or whatever works for your organization!
Option of using college or graduate student lead facilitators as available through the Youth Empowerment Group
Option of collaborating with other schools or organizations to co-host the program
As a program host, you would provide:
A large room with tables, chairs, screen, projector, audio, computer (if you don’t have adequate physical space, we’ll help you find a venue)
Parent and student outreach to promote registrations on our website or on papers provided by us
Staff, college interns, or volunteers to coordinate and run program (at least two for even a small group is recommended)
Youth Empowerment Group provides:
All necessary funding including venue costs
PowerUp t-shirts and PowerUp Toolboxes of life skill cards for girls
Program materials: planning timeline and checklist, overview of topics, recorded presentations, activity materials and instructions, table top set-ups
Online or paper student registration including consent
Online training modules
Female small group leaders as available
Promotional materials such as flyers, social media
Advice and support throughout
2019 Host Partners
Scott Elementary School starting February 7, 2019 Facilitator Kimberlee Perales
WELD CENTRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL
Hudson. Keenesburg. Lochbuie. Roggen.
Multiple College for Kids Program locations in June, 2019
5th grade after school program begins late March/ early April, 2019
At multiple Weld County Clubhouses in fall of 2019
Monfort Elementary School, Greeley, spring 2019
5th & 6th grade program starts on April 1, 2019, Coordinator Nico Ruscitti
Brought to you by our generous sponsors, including:
The Community Foundation Littler Youth Fund