We’re pleased to welcome dynamic experts and powerful speakers from across the country to build community and introduce innovative programming, advocacy, and research that challenges individuals to shift how they respond to girls.
Collaborate with professionals and community advocates from across the country from fields including: juvenile justice, mental health, advocacy, education, healthcare, child welfare, students, research, philanthropy, and community activism.
“The summit is really formatted to allow you to have more of an intimate interaction with the presenters, in addition to being able to dig deeper into the work that we do.”
Join us each day for local vendors. Morning snacks, coffee and lunch generously provided by our sponsors.
Shawnda Chapman, Director of Innovative Grantmaking and Research, Ms. Foundation for Women
Dr. Amy Banks & Isaac Knapper, co-authors “Fighting Time”
Yasmin Vafa, Executive Director, Rights4Girls
Linda Manning, Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor, Vanderbilt University
Dr. Vanessa Patino-Lydia, President, Research Speaks LLC
WHERE TO GO : Jessie Ball duPont Center, 40 E. Adams St., Jacksonville, FL 32202
WHERE TO PARK: Yates Parking Garage ($7 daily rate)
TRANSPORTATION: Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) is located 20 minutes from the Summit