Jean Shuman Scholarship

Female Strong/YEA! Chicago is so excited to announce the introduction of the Jean Shuman Scholarship!Are you a YEA! Chicago recipient who will embody YEA! values and the integrity, courage, and skills necessary to thrive in business and life? Apply now for a chance to earn a scholarship of $2,500. The Jean Shuman Memorial Scholarship was…

You Cannot Stop Our YEA! Girls

A few months ago, we advertised a contest opportunity from Baby Paper: https://femalestrong.org/opportunity/design-competition-for-baby-paper-sensory-toy/   After many weeks of deliberation, Baby Paper is proud to announce that Daijah Pierce’s (a YEA! Girl) optical illusion design will be a design put into production! As the winner, Daijah will be receiving a $50 design fee and a portion…

Female Strong CEO Jodie LaVoie Shares Her Story with #FlipYourScript Host Kristi Piehl

My community and the Arrowstream family came through for my daughters and me in the most beautiful way when Steve passed. Their support, paired with my determination, gave me the strength to evolve my career into the CEO of @WeAreFemaleStrong! I recently shared my story with #FlipYourScript host Kristi Piehl. Listen below! #girlsempowerment #femalestrong https://www.flipyourscriptpodcast.com/episodes/ep24-jody-lavoie-from-tragic-workplace-violence-to-empowered-ceo

Win a Trip to Antigua with a $2,100 value!

Congratulations to our winner, Katherine Tipper, COO Hunter Benefits Consulting Group!! Register to win a get-away to Antigua and help support our girls at Female Strong and you have until December 2022 to book your trip! Have you missed traveling due to COVID?  Are you dreaming of a trip to a beautiful tropical beach destination?…

Female Strong Program Expansion Campaign 2020

Female Strong $150K Program Expansion Campaign 2020 Our goal of raising $150K will allow us to add additional programming and expand the number of girls we serve by 300%. The goal of this campaign is to support the following: Expanding the YEA! program into the public-school system.  One site is targeted to launch the Fall…