Save the date, and make plans to attend the 2018 Junior Women’s Conference, sponsored by the Women’s Commission of Southwest Louisiana. This exciting event will take place from 8:30 am - 4 pm on April 21, 2018, 2nd floor of the Lake Charles Civic Center. This years theme is, #GetItGotItGood and the registration fee is only $10 per participant. Hurry...open registration is now in progress, through April 15, 2018! To get a 2018 Jr. Women's Conference T-shirt, register by Wednesday April 5, before 11:59 pm CT. 

The conference is open to all young women in SWLA between the ages of 13 -18, and always has a huge turnout of participants from several parishes in the state. The main purpose of this event is to encourage, motivate, and help build self esteem. It's an all-day affair of empowering seminars, inspirational testimony from a host of professional guest speakers, music, education, and a lot of fun. In addition the Market Place will have more than 20 vendors on site with plenty of age appropriate delights on hand.

Taja V Simpson Keynote speaker

Last but not least the keynote speaker is none other than Louisiana's own, actress/author,Taja V. Simpson. This talented diva has a wealth of testimony to share with our young ladies. Her journey is unique, her message is powerful, and her spirit is courageous. Taja will also lend some expert advise on how to achieve success, how to recognize leadership qualities, build upon life skills, to develop goals for the future!

Don't miss this exciting conference! For more information please go to jrwomen@womenscommissionswla.com.