Girls Summit. Runs on October 9th, 2021

State of Wisconsin Girls (Virtual) Summit

What does wellness mean to girls today? The State of Wisconsin Girls Summit 2021, held October 9, 2021, convened thought leaders and inspiring voices to encourage girls to take care of themselves physically, mentally, emotionally and financially. 

Keynote speaker: Ayanna O’Kimosh

Thirteen-year-old Ayanna O’Kimosh, a three-time national boxing champion from Keshena, Wis., is a member of the Oneida Nation and a descendant of the Menominee and Arikara Nations. O’Kimosh teaches self-defense to girls as she raises awareness of murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls.

Learn more:

MMIWG: We Demand More (Urban Indian Health Institute)

Zuya Winyan Wicayu’onihan / Honoring Warrior Women (Brave Heart Society and Sovereign Bodies Institute)

Resources and Local Contacts



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