Register Now for Girls in Motion and Las Chicas Pueden – Girls Can on April 22

February 9, 2017

*Registration is now available for Girls In Motion 2018 on April 28, 2018.*

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center will offer two day-long empowerment workshops for girls ages 9-18 and their parent or supportive adult. Please note that registration for both events is now closed.  Thank you for your interest!  La registracion esta cerrada.  Gracias por su interes!

Girls in Motion

Saturday, April 22, 2017, 9am-4pm; registration and breakfast begin at 8:30am

Location: Forest Hill Presbyterian Church, 3031 Monticello Blvd., Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

Cost: FREE. Includes breakfast and lunch.

Registration: Registration is now closed. Questions? Please contact Teresa Stafford at (216) 658-2786 or

Girls Can: A New Wave of Hope is a full day of activities for girls 9-18 and their parent or supportive adult, focused on inspiration, support and empowerment. Self-esteem-building activities will include conversations about healthy relationships, dance, drumming, self-defense, yoga, social media and more. The activities are girl-centered and fun! Girls Can provides a forum for girls to express their views, ask questions and learn skills, attitudes and behaviors that promote safety and empowerment. Parents and supportive adults are encouraged to attend a separate group session in the morning and an afternoon session with all participants.


Sàbado, Abril 22, 2017, 9am-4pm; registracion y desayuno comienzan a las 08:30 am

Lugar: Forest Hill Presbyterian Church, 3031 Monticello Blvd., Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

Costó: GRATIS. Incluye desayuno y al muerzo.

Registration: La registracion esta cerrada. Gracias por su interes! Si tiene alguna pregunta, por favor contacte a Olga Rosado, 216-619-6194 ext. 146 ó

Las Chicas Pueden: Una Nueva Esperanza es un día lleno de actividades para las chicas de 9-18 años. Las sesiones seràn orientadas para aumentar su auto-estima. También habrà conversaciones acerca de relaciones saludables, baile, música, defensa personal, yoga, redes sociales y mucho màs. Las chicas seràn las protagonistas y se divertiràn mucho. Este evento provee un foro para las chicas expresar sus ideas, hacer preguntas, aprender nuevas destrezas y habilidades. Las chicas aprenderàn nuevas formas y actitudes para promover su seguridad y empoderamiento. Ambos padres ó persona adulta supervisando las chicas tambièn pueden venir y participar. En la mañana, Habrá una sesión para adultos. En la tarde, la sesión serà con todos los participantes.


Nuestros Colaboradores / Our Partners

216  Teens, Avenues for Positive Change, Brick House Wellness, Case Western Reserve University, City of Cleveland Recreation Center, Cleveland Heights High School (SADD), Cuyahoga Community College, Delores Ford, Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center, East Cleveland Public Library, El Barrio Workforce Development, Elu Dance Company, Esperanza, Inc., Excellence of Pearl, Extended Family, Firesquad DJ’s, Forest Hill Presbyterian Church, Garfield Memorial Church- South Euclid, Honey Bell Bey, Joyce Morrow Jones, Kenya Woods Cooper, Lincoln West High School (CTAG), Linda Thomas Jones, May Dugan Center, Metro West Community Development Office, MetroHealth, Nieves Esparza, Nueva Luz, Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Renee Jones Empowerment Center, Right Now! Airbrush and Graphics, The Extended Family, The Good News Club, University Suburban Health Center, Urban Resource Center, Westshore Young Leaders Network, Windhorse Yoga & Bodywork, Women’s Ministry, Yoga Roots