SHE Chicago Presents:You Go Girl! 2020

Our annual young women’s empowerment conference You Go Girl! Empowering Character Above All hosted some of Chicago’s most prominent women who came out to share their professional insights with SHE Sisters. Women from all industries came out to discuss the importance of great character in post secondary success. This year’s line up consisted of; CEO … Continue Reading

SHE Chicago Holiday Food Drive

Every December SHE Sisters host a holiday food drive at their schools to share resources with families in need during the holiday season. In our first year, EPIC Academy SHE Sisters led the planning and worked with Julian High School SHE Sisters to raise a total of 880 cans to donate to the Morgan Park … Continue Reading

SHE Chicago’s Spring Break College Tour 2019

On April 10, 2019 SHE Chicago launched its first ever Spring Break College Tour in partnership with Beyond College. With a group of 18 SHE Sisters, we traveled to universities in Washington D.C, Virginia, North Carolina and Atlanta Georgia. SHE Sister had the opportunity to visit Morgan State, Howard University, Norfolk State, Hampton University, North … Continue Reading

#FreeFroFebruary- Self-Rejection to Self-Acceptance

Self-Rejection is a feeling manifested from not being wanted or deemed imperfect that resulting in  low self-esteem. We live in a society where we are constantly bombarded with messages of self-love and self-care while projecting ideas of beauty and perfection onto the very people that we are telling to love themselves as they are. Most … Continue Reading

SHE Sisters and #MeTooforTeens

On Saturday March 3, 2018 SHE Sisters had the opportunity to engage with another young women’s empowerment organization, Cause the Effect- Young Feminist Ambassadors. Our girls observed a panel discussion where several women shared their experiences with sexual harassment and offered some realistic approaches to protecting oneself when faced with this dilemma. SHE Sisters got … Continue Reading

Paul Hall Community Center Banquet

On December 3, 2017 SHE Sisters had the opportunity to put their hearts to work in service to the community through Paul Hall Community Center’s Annual Charity Banquet. SHE Sisters served as greeters and servers to some of Chicago’s most influential community leaders on the south side.  SHE Sisters exuded exemplary patience and grace as … Continue Reading

SHE practices INTEGRITY

Welcome, SHE sisters from afar, to our topic of the month! This month’s focus has been INTEGRITY. We’ve explored integrity through all three strands to identify how it folds into our everyday lives. Our SHE Sisters have learned that integrity is a character trait that follows them through every facet of life. It begins on … Continue Reading