On April 17th, Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton will host Girls: A No Ceilings Conversation as part of the Clinton Foundation’s No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project. This event will begin a dialogue with girls from across the country about their lives, experiences, and hopes for the future.
While the event will take place in New York City, we want to broaden this conversation to include girls in schools and organizations from across the country. We will be livestreaming the event and connecting to classrooms and organizations remotely.
If you’re interested in getting your school or organization involved, please RSVP using the form to the right. We will follow-up with more information on the event and suggestions for how you can get involved.
This event is part of No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project, an initiative of the Bill, Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Foundation, to help advance the full participation of women and girls around the world. You and your student’s voices and stories are an essential part of understanding how far women and girls have come and what are the most important challenges moving forward.
This event will be powered by Microsoft.
Event to launch “No Ceilings Conversation” Series
(NEW YORK, NY) – April 11, 2014 – On Thursday April 17th, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton will host Girls: A No Ceilings Conversation – the first in a series of No Ceilings Conversation events designed to provide a forum to hear from girls and women around the world. Moderated by actress and advocate America Ferrera, Girls: A No Ceilings Conversation will bring together girls to talk about their lives, experiences, and hopes for the future.
Taking place at the Lower Eastside Girls Club in New York City, the conversation will join girls from the Girls Club, the Girl Scouts of the USA, Girls Inc., Girl Up, the Young Women’s Leadership Network and four schools from across the country on Microsoft’s Skype Software: Seattle Girls’ School in Seattle, Washington; the Hathaway Brown School for Girls in Shaker Heights, Ohio; The York County School District in York, Virginia; and the KIPP Delta High School in Helena, Arkansas. The conversation, powered by Microsoft, will be streamed to allow people from around the world to join the conversation remotely and ask questions via online video streaming and Twitter.
This conversation is part of the Clinton Foundation’s initiative, No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project, which seeks to advance the full participation of women and girls around the world. These conversations and the ones to follow will be used to shape and inform the work of No Ceilings.
WHAT: Girls: A No Ceilings Conversation
WHO: Hillary Rodham Clinton, Chelsea Clinton, and America Ferrera
WHEN: Thursday, April 17, 2014
WHERE: Lower Eastside Girls Club
To watch the event online, please visit www.clintonfoundation.org/noceilings.
Follow the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag #noceilings