Skip to main content

Gallery: Day of the Girl Event Big Success

Oct 21, 2014 09:15AM, Published by Kevin, Categories: Life+Leisure, Community


More than 600 women and girls marched on Main Street and rallied on the square. Photo courtesy of Julien and Lambert Photography


Gallery: 2014 Day of the Girl [11 Images] Click any image to expand.



The following photos and information were sent in by Amy Rasor, director of development of Girls Inc. of Tarrant County.

Girls Inc. of Tarrant County celebrated the 
Day of the Girl Celebration on Oct. 10 with a march on Main Street followed by a rally on the square. Groups of women from corporate affinity groups, networking groups, clubs, professional organizations, churches, and other affiliations joined together in support of the Girls Inc. mission to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. 

Event co-chairs, Jennifer Carter and Shivaun Palmer were happy with the turnout. 

“It was a great day and I am so proud to be a part of Girls Inc. of Tarrant County” said Jennifer Carter, president of Talem, Inc. and incoming Girls Inc. of Tarrant County board chair. 

“What a signature event for the agency!” Shivaun Palmer, CEO and Co-Founder of Plaid for Women said.

More than 600 participants walked from the Fort Worth Convention Center to the County Courthouse where a proclamation for the day was read by Mayor Betsy Price. Following the reading of the proclamation there was a rally in Sundance Square presented by influential women in the community. Event emcee MaryAnn Means introduced the speakers, each one focusing on the Girls Inc. Bill of Rights. (see gallery for more information).


Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Mansfield Magazine's free newsletter to get regular updates



Embed this content on your website

Embed


girls inc gallery Tarrant County


  • Dean and Deluca Invitational

    05/26/2017
    12:00AM

    Join the crowd at the 71st Annual Dean and Deluca Invitational, a PGA Tour golf tournament, as so...


  • Each pair of new or gently used shoes donated puts us one step closer to our goal of providing Em...


  • Kayaking

    05/26/2017
    10:00AM — 11:30AM

    In this brand new program, we will go out in dual-seated kayaks on Joe Pool Lake. An instructor w...


  • If you “Still Haven’t Found What [You’re] Looking For,” get tickets for this show. After all, the...


  • Dean and Deluca Invitational

    05/27/2017
    12:00AM

    Join the crowd at the 71st Annual Dean and Deluca Invitational, a PGA Tour golf tournament, as so...


  • 2017 Mansfield Farmers Market

    05/27/2017
    08:00AM — 01:00PM

    In continuous operation since 2004, the Mansfield Farmers Market has experienced a renaissance in...


  • BugFest

    05/27/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    The beauty and science of bugs all around us are often overlooked in our busy lives; so we're cel...


  • Opening Day: Pirates of the Hawaiian Islands

    05/27/2017
    10:00AM — 06:00PM

    Hawaiian Falls is opening for the 2017 season on Saturday, May 27th! We're kicking off our Summer...


  • Ladybug Release

    05/27/2017
    03:00PM — 03:30PM

    Pick up a dollar ladybug and release it into the wild! Watch them fly for the first time as they ...


  • Dean and Deluca Invitational

    05/28/2017
    12:00AM

    Join the crowd at the 71st Annual Dean and Deluca Invitational, a PGA Tour golf tournament, as so...


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

 

Image title
Mansfield Area High School Sports

Community Champions