Hollywood, FL – Chaminade-Madonna College Preparatory today announced they will be hosting the school's first-ever lock-in for Women Engaged on Saturday, September 16th from 3 PM – 11 PM. The event is open to Chaminade-Madonna's female students. It will take place on campus and will feature Dr. Simone Alicia, best known as the 'The Self Esteem Doctor'.
Dr. Simone is a motivational speaker and coach who successfully helped countless people to improve the way they think and feel about themselves.
The Lock-In is the inaugural event for Women Engaged, a school program that seeks to empower female students. With Dr. Simone's assistance, the event will educate Chaminade-Madonna female students about the objectives of Women Engaged and will garner interest in the program through activities such as yoga and "The Confidence Walk," as well as a variety of games.
Caytie Lagrange and Luigina Billisi, the co-founders of the Women Engaged program, noted that, "We felt the need to offer something special to our young women, to inspire a growth of voice and the ability to reflect within themselves."
The co-founders of Women Engaged hope to achieve the following through the program:
- Nurture and reinforce the development of positive attitudes towards oneself as a unique and worthy person;
- Demonstrate and exercise effective communication skills and cooperative behavior in group settings;
- Understand and embrace change as a part of growth; and
- Identify and apply alternative solutions to problems and develop action plans to achieve realistic goals
Tickets to this event are $25 and can be purchased www.cmlions.org/lock-in.
About Chaminade-Madonna College Preparatory
Chaminade-Madonna, a Catholic and Marianist high school, educates the heart and soul as well as the mind and body. It is a family-like community in which individuals of all backgrounds shape and share their faith, achieve excellence, and become caring participants and leaders in the service of community, church and those in need.
For 57 years, Chaminade-Madonna has provided a quality, Catholic education to the South Florida community. It is one of seventeen schools in the United States sponsored by the Marianist Province of the United States. The high school is accredited by
AdvancED, and has received recognition as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, the highest award given by the U.S. Department of Education. Chaminade-Madonna has been voted the "Best School in Hollywood" each year since 2010.
For more information about Chaminade-Madonna College Preparatory, please visit www.cmlions.org.