We regret to inform you that the 2022 Strong Women, Strong Girls Conference has been cancelled. Below are highlights from the SGSW Conference held in 2021.
The County of Santa Clara Office of Women’s Policy and Girls Advisory Team hosted the 9th Annual Strong Girls*, Strong Women (SGSW) Leadership Conference on March 17, 2021, and March 27, 2021, for high school students and their adult allies. Three virtual workshops focused on Internet Safety and Literacy, Mental Health and Self Care, and Societal Expectations and the phenomena of Hustle Culture.
Overall, 80 attendees from across the county participated in the webinars which were designed to bring together women and girls from diverse backgrounds for dialogue and education about the state of high school-aged girls amidst COVID-19.
Thank you to all of our participants for attending!
*Girls refers to gender expansive youth (cis girls, trans girls, non-binary youth, gender non-conforming youth, gender queer youth and any girl-identified youth.