BLACK GIRLS ROCK! Inc. 501(c)3
BLACK GIRLS ROCK!® (BGR) is a global women’s empowerment movement and multifaceted media, entertainment, philanthropic and lifestyle brand, dedicated to inspiring, and celebrating women and girls of color. The annual BLACK GIRLS ROCK® Awards is the biggest celebration of the nexus of achievements of exemplary women of color who break boundaries, blaze trails, and set trends across sectors.
BLACK GIRLS LEAD
The annual BLACK GIRLS LEAD Conference is a leadership intensive for girls ages 13-18, designed to inspire and embolden emerging young leaders. BGL attracts world-class dynamos as guest speakers.
The 2020 BLACK GIRLS LEAD conference was hosted virtually and included speakers such as Michelle Obama, Vice President Kamala Harris, MC Lyte, Missy Elliott, Mara Brock-Akil, Elaine Welteroth, Amanda Seales, Tatyana Ali and more. Learn More About the BLACK GIRLS LEAD Conference Here!
BGR! BOOK CLUB
The BGR! Book Club is a new initiative with BLACK GIRLS ROCK!® and Microsoft designed to promote community, empowerment, literacy and leadership.
Each month the book club will select an inspirational thought-provoking text for our audience to read and discuss. The author will join us for a live interview conducted by a BLACK GIRLS ROCK!® alumna and powered by Microsoft Teams. Microsoft Store will host each book club event which will be followed by a virtual creative writing workshop led by specialists and inspired by the book’s core themes and motifs.