AURORA | Colorado’s top speakers, personalities and experts addressing the needs and issues of teenage girls will assemble for the dynamic and entertaining 2017 Colorado Girls Elevated ‘Reach Your Peak’ expo on April 23rd at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Event Center, according to event planners and sponsors.
This annual regional event, presenting a wide variety of inspirational icons, workshops, materials, interactive activities and entertainment, is produced by The Aurora Sentinel, Mix100 Radio, and KMGH Denver 7. The expo, free to all participants from all over the metro area and state, will offer unique speakers and opportunities addressing issues and goals for adolescent girls.
“The Colorado Girls Elevated, ‘Reach Your Peak’ expo is a safe, uplifting and engaging event designed to engage and inspire middle and high school girls in the Denver-Aurora metro area, to reach for their dreams” said event producer Rhonda Canino, Advertising Director for the Aurora Media Group, parent company to The Aurora Sentinel. “The Reach Your Peak expo will expose them to new experiences, connect them with role models in the community, and help them build self-esteem, self-confidence, and self-empowerment to realize their full potential. ‘Reach your peak’ is more than just a slogan.”
The expo will provide a host of compelling, short programs and interactive activities. Successful local women speakers will be hitting on important topics like healthy body image, cyber safety, bullying, healthy relationships, peer pressure, self image, depression, career choices, personal safety, college options and more. These programs provide girls with the information, tools and resources to navigate the challenges they face today and will face in the future.
A number of key sponsorship opportunities are available for the event to connect top Colorado and National brands and entities with an outstanding positive message and event. Wide range of sponsorship levels and compelling exposure is available. For information, contact Rhonda Canino, 720-449-9705 or [email protected].
Colorado Girls Elevated REACH YOUR PEAK EXPO
WHAT: Empowerment expo for middle and high school girls
WHO: Produced by The Aurora Sentinel, Mix100 Radio and KMGH Denver 7
WHERE: Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Expo Center
25690 E Quincy Ave, Aurora, CO 80016
PARKING: Free parking and A.D.A. accessible parking is available
directly adjacent to Expo Center
ADMISSION: Admission is free, registration is required.
To pre-register, click here
WHEN: Sunday, April 23, 2017
HOURS: 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m.
AUDIENCE: Girls, age 11-19 and their parents
WHY: This is an interactive and educational event designed to empower
and inspire teen girls to become strong, confident young women.
CLICK HERE TO BE A SPONSOR: A variety of exhibit and sponsorship levels available to meet the needs and budgets of companies of all sizes
CLICK HERE TO BE A TEEN ‘EXPO INTERN’: Leadership opportunity for up to 10 girls.
CLICK HERE TO BE A MODEL: Our expo finale is a runway fashion show. Models will be girls from the community – no experience necessary, all sizes.
CLICK HERE TO BE A VOLUNTEER: We’re looking for adult volunteers who would like to support the event by volunteering. Volunteer opportunities may include: Set-up, Donation Drive, Registration, Speakers & Entertainer Check-in, Seminar Room Captains, Stage Support, Directional Guides, Floor Monitors, Tear Down, and more.
CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE A ‘YOUNG WOMAN OF DISTINCTION’: Ten local girls (ages 11-19) will be recognized for making a difference in their community. Looking for outstanding accomplishments, perseverance, and contributions to family, friends, and community. Anyone can nominate…parents, relatives, neighbors, teachers, counselors, pastors, etc.
More than Just an expo:
FOOD, COAT AND PROM DRESS DRIVE:
We will be collecting donations for those in our community who are less fortunate. We ask that all attendees consider bringing one or all of the following items to the expo:
- Non-perishable food item(s) for food drive
- New or gently used coat(s) for coat drive
- New or gently used Prom dress(es) for prom dress drive
FOR INFORMATION: Contact Rhonda Canino at [email protected] or 720.449.9705