Last week the High Sheriff of Nottingham held a fundraising Ladies Lunch to raise money for Equation, the charity that run the Respect not Fear website.
As part of this fundraiser a group of young women aged 14 from Nottingham Academy in Sneinton attended and gave a presentation on what it is like to be part of one of Equation’s projects for young people
During the Ladies Lunch the young women got to meet and chat with a variety of women, including local business women, they developed their presentation skills and this helped to boost their confidence speaking to 150 women.
The young women were very proud to have been part of the project and explained to everyone what the project was all about.
Know More is an 8 week creative project for small groups of young women in Year 9
The Project explores:
Increasing self-esteem and confidence
Being a woman, stereotypes and inequalities
Making positive choices
Feelings and emotions
Healthy rand unhealthy relationships, personal space and consent
For more information on Know More please contact Anthea Tainton firstname.lastname@example.org