I LOVE ME SOME ME ("ILMSM")
ILMSM is a movement focused on countering the negative stereotypes placed on girls and young women. ILMSM floods social media with positive images and messages about girls and young women. This movement also has an annual conference filled with empowering workshops focused on personal and social development, a resource fair, entertainment, raffle prizes, and tons of sister-friend relationship building! Register by clicking the button below.
Legacy Edison provides scholarships to assist girls and young women who have overcome hardships and desire to pursue higher education. Scholarships are announced at the Annual Gala. The scholarships vary in award amounts. To apply for a scholarship, please click the button below.
CAMP RESET (Coming 2018)
Camp Reset is a FREE camp committed to changing the life outcomes for girls and young women in the juvenile justice and foster systems by offering targeted supports and services in a monthly weekend camp. Some of the supports offered are mental health services; counseling specific to family, relationships, decision making and education; drug and alcohol prevention and intervention; gang prevention and intervention; career exploration and mentors; healthy lifestyles, including self-care, eating, coping tools, time management, healing from trauma, etc.; physical activity; and TONS OF FUN! Camp Reset allows girls and young women the opportunity to remove themselves from influences in their environments for the weekend and reset their focus in a structured environment, surrounded by supportive, caring adults and peers. If you know a girl or young woman in the juvenile justice and/or foster system that would benefit from Camp Reset, nominate her today.
Career Luncheons expose mentees to a variety of future career possiblities. Mentees will have the opportunity to attend several themed career luncheons throughout the year. After deciding on a career interest, mentees will select a mentor in their desired fields. If you are an inspiring and compassionate professional who wants to volunteer as a Career Mentor, click the "Get Involved" tab above. To see the upcoming career luncheon dates, click below.
Legacy Edison is committed to planting seeds today to make tomorrow better for others.