Sisterhood Agenda’s Global Training Academy implemented several projects locally and globally during the last quarter of 2011.
In addition to individual presentations, workshops, and youth sessions, Sisterhood Agenda held the 2nd annual Sisterhood/Brotherhood New Year’s Eve Youth Extravaganza in Cruz Bay. Over 50 young boys and girls were pre-registered for youth programs in 2012.
Community Partners included: VI Police Department, VI National Park, VI Department of Sports, Parks & Recreation, St. John Community Foundation, and UMOJA.
Corporate Partners included: The Westin, Boyson Transportation, Love City Ferries, Grande Bay, St. John Insurance Company, St. John Hardware, The Marketplace, Drift Away Spa, St. John Dental, Senator Barshinger’s Office, Shani’s Beauty Salon, Love City Barber Shop, St. John Ice Company, and PostNet.
Funding was secured to serve 100 girls with sisterhood mentoring services in 2012.
Sisterhood Agenda instituted the Girl Band program, a Positive Media project that is implemented and filmed locally in St. John and available in online reality series-based segments in 2012; http://www.globalgiving.org/projects/girl-band.
The Global Sisterhood Planning Committee began meeting in April and continues its monthly planning sessions via online meeting format. The inaugural Global Sisterhood Conference is planned for November 2012 in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Sisterhood Agenda’s website, www.sisterhoodagenda.com, is currently under construction. The new site, integrated with Sisterhood Agenda’s social networking sites, is being created.
Sisterhood Agenda is working with its Global Partners in California, Chicago, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, North Carolina, and Senegal, along with its other 3,000 Global Partners in 32 countries.
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