Orlando, Fla. – On Thursday, Apr. 2, Girls on the Run (GOTR) Central Florida is lacing up for its Second Annual Sneaker Soiree, their signature fundraiser. Attendees are encouraged to pair their favorite cocktail attire with sneakers for the event.
In addition to food, a silent auction and plenty of opportunities to learn about the non-profit organization’s mission, guests will also hear from Star Power Honoree and keynote speaker Diane Sears. Sears is a well-known community leader, entrepreneur and advocate for girls and women empowerment in our community.
What: Second Annual Sneaker Soiree
When: Thursday, April 2, 2020
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: M Bar
2000 N. Orange Ave., Ste. 1000
Cost: $45 per ticket (through March 31)
Proceeds from the Second Annual Sneaker Soiree will help ensure GOTR Central Florida can continue to grow and serve more girls, schools, and communities in the coming years, providing all participants with the necessary tools to embrace their individual strengths and successfully navigate life experiences. GOTR Central Florida has served more than 7,000 girls since its inception in 2008.
About Girls on the Run International: Girls on the Run is a national physical activity-based positive youth development program for 3rd-8th grade girls. Participants develop and improve competence, feel confidence in who they are, develop strength of character, respond to others and oneself with care, create positive connections with peers and adults and make a meaningful contribution to community and society. Volunteer coaches who are trained to guide and mentor the girls lead each session. The 10-week program concludes with all participants completing a celebratory 5k event, which gives them a tangible sense of achievement as well as a framework for setting and achieving life goals. Girls on the Run has served more than 1.2 million girls since its inception in 1996. To learn more, visit www.gotrcentralflorida.org.