Melville and Kempsey High School Girls Academies & Kempsey CWA morning tea
When: March 5 2020
Where: Kempsey, Australia
This is a private event for the community guests of the Kempsey region.
Melville & Kempsey Girls Academies will be hosting the event, along with the Kempsey CWA (Country Women's Association).
Local families, Elders, Australia Day award winners, school staff and politicians will enjoy the morning together, sharing a high tea.
The Girls Academy program provides opportunities for adolescent girls from year 7 to year 12 to give back to their communities by participating and running a variety of events across the year.
The IWD event is the first on the Girls Academy calendar each year and is very fitting given the Girls Academy program is for young Indigenous women, operated by women to assist the girls progress in all areas of their personal & academic development.
The focus of the GA program is to " Develop a Girl Change A Community" aimed at educating & empowering young women to succeed above the expectations of others and fulfilling their goals, to enable the girls to break some cycles they and their families may be experiencing.