Grass roots organization Strive for Strength is hosting a retreat at the SASF/Bel Air Wong Family Community Center in Elk Grove on Monday, April 2, 9am-4pm. It is open to all females ages 12-18 who wish to learn more about social pressures, self-esteem, women’s health issues, and other important topics. The objective is to inform, educate, and empower participants. Guest speakers are journalists Laura and Lisa Ling and national speaker and author Julie Marie Carrier, with KCRA 3 reporter Adrienne Bankert as MC.
Registration is $45 and includes meals, a t-shirt, and a giveaway bag. For more information or to register, visit http://strive4strength.homestead.com or call 916-595-5999.