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The Greater Birmingham Chapter has partnered with Power Up in conjunction with WIC Week to bring awareness to the young women and their mother/guardian in the greater Birmingham area. The mission of Power Up is to EDUCATE young women on careers in the construction industry; ENGAGE girls with women and employers in the construction industry; and, encourage young women to EXPLORE the construction industry. The vision of Power Up is Educating young women, while creating partnerships, and removing barriers to develop a strong and diversified workforce for the construction industry.
This year with the event is going virtual and we have the opportunity to offer the free program nationwide to young ladies and their mother/guardian. We would like to ask everyone to please post the Power Up 2021 save the date to your socials and send it out to the schools in your surrounding areas. We will begin sending out the application for the ladies to sign up on February 1, 2021. If you would like your company to be involved, please share the sponsorship form attached.
Registration for the event will open February 1, 2021 for participants, contractors, vendors, suppliers, etc.
Three separate scavenger hunts will take place which will drive the young ladies and their mothers/guardians to the NAWIC/WIC Week websites to learn more about our organization. Our very own Madame National President, Anne Pfleger, will be announcing the winners of the scavenger hunt during the Power Up Loud event during WIC Week on Tuesday, March 9th. The event starts at 6pm central time.
Feb. 7th – 13th BYF
Feb. 14th – 20th NAWIC/WIC Week
Feb. 21st -27th Power Up, NAWIC/WIC Week
The virtual event will take place Tuesday, March 9th 6pm- 7pm central.
There is great line up planned and we are excited to have the opportunity to share it nationally. The event will be kicked off by a DYI television star, there will be panel session, a day in the life of a drone operator, and more. Thank you for sharing the save date and applications! #WICWEEK2021