CHICAGO (CBS) — Local leaders joined 250 Chicago girls on Saturday for a talk, luncheon, and workshops to empower.
They gathered for the Girls Who Brunch Chicago Experience Tour at Lavizzo Elementary School in Roseland.READ MORE: Judge Bars Chicago Police Union President John Catanzara From Encouraging Officers To Defy City's Vaccine Mandate
The emphasis is on literacy, education, life skills, and health and wellness.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Chilly Tonight, Sunny And Cool Weekend
The girls – ages 9 to 17 – are future leaders who will make a difference in their communities.MORE NEWS: Sky Cruise To 86-50 Win Over Mercury, Take 2-1 Lead In WNBA Finals
Organizers say the special day shows them they’re supported, loved and valued.