California

Type of ProgramOrganization / PlaceProgramGrade LevelStateLocationGrade LevelSHORT DESCRIPTION
Girls' LeadershipBlack Girls CodeWorkshops and Hackathons6th - 12th CA, NationalVarious06 - 6th Grade,07 - 7th Grade,08 - 8th Grade,09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeGirls attending the hackathon will learn how to brainstorm as a team, research their ideas and design an app. Experienced mentors work with teams over a weekend to build mobile apps and digital tools.  At the end of the hackathon, teams will demo their solutions on stage, receiving feedback from judges and be eligible for prizes.
EducationalWomen's Museum of CaliforniaTraveling Exhibit: A Moral EarthquakeGeneral (all)CASan Diego01 - 1st Grade,02 - 2nd Grade,03 - 3rd Grade,04 - 4th Grade,05 - 5th Grade,06 - 6th Grade,07 - 7th Grade,08 - 8th Grade,09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th Grade,13 - College,14 - General (all)A Moral Earthquake is an 8 panel exhibit which tells the story of how four San Diego women worked to get California women the right to vote in 1911. This traveling exhibit can be set up in your classroom, library or organization.
Girls' LeadershipHeart of LeadershipTeen Leadership Circle8th - 12thCASan Diego08 - 8th Grade,09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeThe Teen Leadership Circle offers young women an experiential learning opportunity in wholehearted leadership. Through their participation, girls will gain public speaking experience, entrepreneurial experience, a deeper relationship with themselves, and meaningful relationships with one another.
Girls' LeadershipCounty of Santa Clara Office of Women's PolicyStrong Girls, Strong Women Conference 9th - 12th CACounty of Santa Clara09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeThe County of Santa Clara Office of Women’s Policy hosts this annual leadership conference for high school students and their mothers and allies. The conference is a day of celebration, enrichment and inspiration for young women focusing on identity, stress management, healthy relationships, community advocacy, self-care, and empowerment.
Civic Leadership (gender-neutral)Chicano Latino Youth Leadership ProjectSan Joaquin Valley Institute9th - 12thCAFresno09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeHigh school students gain leadership training skills, meet and learn from many accomplished professionals, receive important college information, and create peer/professional networks.
Civic Leadership (gender-neutral)Chicano Latino Youth Leadership ProjectSacramento Leadership Conference10th and 11thCASacramento10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th GradeHigh students gain leadership training skills, meet and learn from many accomplished professionals, receive important college information, and create peer/professional networks.
Civic Leadership (gender-neutral)Chicano Latino Youth Leadership ProjectLos Angeles Institute9th - 12thCALos Angeles 09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeHigh school students gain leadership training skills, meet and learn from many accomplished professionals, receive important college information, and create peer/professional networks.
Civic Leadership (gender-neutral) HOBYLeadership Seminars10thCAVarious10 - 10th GradeHOBY’s flagship program, the State Leadership Seminar (LS) is designed to help high school sophomores to recognize their leadership talents and apply them to become effective, ethical leaders in their home, school, workplace and community.
Girls' Leadership: Civic-focusedIGNITEIGNITE California9th - 12thCAVarious09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeIGNITE runs political and civic education and training programs for girls that are delivered on site in high schools.
Civic Leadership (gender-neutral)CORO Center for Civic LeadershipExploring Leadership Youth Fellowship Program10th - 12thCASan Francisco10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeThe CORO Exploring Leadership Program is a transformative youth program that trains high school students to become active and concerned citizens and assume leadership roles in their schools, communities, and families.
Girls' LeadershipGirls Incorporated of Alameda CountyEducational ProgramsK - 12th CAOakland00 - Kindergarten,01 - 1st Grade,02 - 2nd Grade,03 - 3rd Grade,04 - 4th Grade,05 - 5th Grade,06 - 6th Grade,07 - 7th Grade,08 - 8th Grade,09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeSince 1958, Girls Inc. has responded to the unique needs of girls in underserved communities of San Francisco’s East Bay through academic achievement programs and counseling services. Academic programs in literacy, math and science, health and fitness, pregnancy prevention, leadership, and advocacy are delivered on-site and at 45 schools and community sites in Alameda County.
Girls' LeadershipGirls Leadership InstituteCalifornia WorkshopsK-8thCAVarious00 - Kindergarten,01 - 1st Grade,02 - 2nd Grade,03 - 3rd Grade,04 - 4th Grade,05 - 5th Grade,06 - 6th Grade,07 - 7th Grade,08 - 8th GradeGirls Leadership Institute (GLI) offers camps and workshops designed to teach girls, educators and parents the core practices of emotional intelligence, healthy relationships, and assertive self-expression.
Girls' Leadership: Civic-focusedAmerican Legion Auxiliary, Department of CaliforniaCalifornia Girls State11thCAClaremont11 - 11th GradeHigh school girls who have completed their Junior year spend an intensive week of study, working together as self-governing citizens at Auxiliary-sponsored Girls State programs.
Civic Leadership (gender-neutral)Chicano Latino Youth Leadership ProjectBay Area Institute9th - 12thCASan Francisco09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th GradeHigh school students gain leadership training skills, meet and learn from many accomplished professionals, receive important college information, and create peer/professional networks.
Place of Interest,Field Trip,EducationalWomen's Museum of CaliforniaGeneral (all)CASan Diego,01 - 1st Grade,02 - 2nd Grade,03 - 3rd Grade,04 - 4th Grade,05 - 5th Grade,06 - 6th Grade,07 - 7th Grade,08 - 8th Grade,09 - 9th Grade,10 - 10th Grade,11 - 11th Grade,12 - 12th Grade,13 - College,14 - General (all)The Women's Museum of California highlights women's history in the state and nation.