About WIT & LOD
Give Local 757 - May 3, 2016
Help Us, Help Over 400 young girls per month Donate and Share Now! https://givelocal757.org/npo/walk-in-it-inc
Be A Part of the Largest Fundraising Event In Hampton Roads
Give Local 757 brings together our community to raise funds for local nonprofits and to increase awareness for their causes. On May 4, 2015 the event raised $430,000 in just 24 hours for 155 local nonprofits. (WALK IN IT INC raised $4k and this year with your help we are shooting for $8k) Give Local 757 received donations from every state in the country and from as far away as Hong Kong. On May 3, 2016, our goal is to raise $1,000,000 for 200 Hampton Roads nonprofits!
How it works...
For 24 hours, beginning at midnight on May 3rd, everyone can be a philanthropist by donating online or at any Langley Federal Credit Union branch to registered Give Local 757 nonprofits. Donations will be amplified with $45,000 in prizes! Choose a cause, give great and help us transform our community by supporting one or more of the 200+ Hampton Roads nonprofits.
Walk In iT Inc. is a 501 (c) 3 organization dedicated to the empowerment of girls and women. Whether in the classroom, an after school club, a conference/retreat, or personal mentorship W.I.T is positively impacting the educational and social lives of its participants.
Through a combination of practical life skills and empowering life improvement strategies, W.I.T is making a difference one step at a time. The organization is open to and supported by girls and women of all ages and races.
Currently serving over 320 girls in 13 schools per month, Ladies Of Distinction (LOD) is the most sought after program of WIT Inc. that helps young ladies discover and operate in their full potential with consistent meetings and open and honest dialogue. The engage in peer to peer conversation along with Lady Jennell and WIT sponsors motivating them to develop and maintain high self-esteem, healthy relationships, set high goals, and much more. This group also takes various exposure trips including an annual beach empowerment retreat which is always a highlight of the year.
Vision & Mission:
Vision:To see confident, healthy, holistic girls who fulfill their maximum potential in every area of their lives.
Mission: We encourage, empower, and equip girls to be holistically healthy and strong: educationally, emotionally, socially, and physically.
Annual highlights include:
- April Girl’s Empowerment Conference
- Spring Break Beach Retreat
- End of school year Banquet
- May Mother and Daughter Brunch
- Girls Summer Book Club
- Run/Walk for WIT 3k Relay