IAmLogo“I Am” Young Ladies Conference

The “I Am” Young Ladies Conference is a day-long event that inspires young women grades 7 through 12 to excel in their education. These students will meet successful female professionals and attend motivational workshops. The conference is free, including transportation and meals.

2018 I Am Conference

Friday, February 16th
8:30 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.
College of Saint Mary | 7000 Mercy Road

Who should attend?

The conference is for any young lady who is in the 7th-12th grade. There is no fee, but registration is required.

How do you register?

The student and her parent/guardian must register for the conference. The application must be received by the January 31st:

Applications are also available at the Urban League of Nebraska Family Resource Center, 3040 Lake Street, Omaha, NE 68111, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

What should students wear?

Summit attire is business casual, which includes skirts, khakis or slacks with a dress shirt and dresses.  Absolutely no hats, sandals, athletic clothes, jeans, pajamas or short skirts and shorts.

Is transportation provided for the students?

Yes, transportation is available.

  • High School Girls – Meet at the Urban League of Nebraska, and you will be transported to the conference. At the end of the conference, girls will return to the Urban League of Nebraska.
  • Middle School Girls – Report to your school as scheduled, and you will be transported to the conference from there. At the end of the conference, girls will be returned to their school.
  • Parents/guardians can also bring their youth to the conference location. At the end of the conference, parents/guardians must pick up their youth from the conference location.

Can adults and/or males attend the summit?

The workshops are only open to young ladies in the 7th-12th grades. However, anyone — teachers, parents or community members — can attend the luncheon featuring our panel for a fee. Please contact us for more information.


For more information about the conference, please contact Nicole Mitchell, 402-453-9730 x137 or nicole.mitchell@urbanleagueneb.org.


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