Help Make the Girls Speak Out #GirlsSpkOut event at the United Nations, HERSTORICAL!
We want to hear from you! Come tell your story on October 11, 2017 as we will celebrate the 5th annual Girls Speak Out event at the United Nations. It’s a huge year for girls around the world. That’s why we need YOU!
Your story will inspire others.
Your story is like the story of millions of girls around the world who will be empowered by hearing from you. So tell us your story! We will select a diverse set of bold, funny, sensitive, and powerful, everyday stories from girls to showcase during IDG 2017 on Wednesday, October 11 as part of the 5th annual Girls Speak Out event at the United Nations in New York City!
Here’s how you can send in your story:
- You can send your story as an individual girl, or a story put together by a group of girls — be sure that all of you are between 13-18 years old, and then capture your story!
- Tell the whole story in any way you wish – monologue, a story, a poem, a rant, a piece of visual art, a video, or a song. Be you! Tell us: what happened?
who was there?
when was it?
where were you?
why did you do what you did?
who supported you?
what was the outcome?
- Then send it to us! Email it, with the consent form, to: IDGsubmissions@gmail.com
Include: your name, age, country, and contact information
Send it no later than Friday, August 18th 11:59PM US EST!
And get this, everyone who submits her work will be featured during the month of October on the DayoftheGirlSummit.org website, in our IDG2017 Webcast, or Shoutout Page! Please make sure your submission is in one of these formats:
Poetry or monologue (maximum 250 words)
Video or song (maximum length of 2 minutes)
Photograph (jpeg files of at least 500 x 500 pixels)
Art or graphic design (jpeg files of at least 500 x 500 pixels)