LEAD Program

Our girls leadership program is a structured, multi-session series for middle school girls ages 11 to 15.

Summer Fashion Camp

Girls learn to craft their designs, launch a fashion business, and rip the runway at Winston-Salem Fashion Week!

Girls Rising Expo

Girls and their parents/guardians gather for a fun-filled day of learning, sharing and future planning.

Sponsor LEAD

Your opportunity to help middle school girls build brighter futures.


NEW 2-WEEK CAMP! Summer 2023: July 24 – August 4

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Fashion Entrepreneurship Camp

Leading girls down the runway to entrepreneurship!

Girls learn how to craft their own designs, how to launch a small business focused on fashion and how to market their new venture to sell their creations. After camp, girls will have the opportunity to rip the runway at Winston-Salem Fashion Week!

New Extended Camp! July 24-August 4, 2023

2023 Camp Schedule & Location: We are excited to share that our Summer Fashion Camp is extended to a two-week program. The camp schedule information will be provided to all registered fashionpreneurs. We’re hosting this year’s camp in LEAD’s new hub space!

Please email britney@leadgirls.org if you have questions about the camp.

Help make this year's camp our best ever!

Are you able to donate your time and talents to support our budding fashion entrepreneurs? Are you interested in becoming a camp sponspor? We want to hear from you!

Contact Joy to become a camp donor →

Thank You to Our 2022 Camp Supporters and Partners

Want to sponsor this year’s camp? Email Joy for information

2022 Sponsors

Wells Fargo  

Jimmy John’s on 4th Street

The Humble Bee Shoppe


The Porch

Lowe’s Foods on Robinhood Road

Burke St Pizza

W5 Insight

Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina

Winston-Salem Fashion Week

2022 Site Visit Partners

Green Bee Floral Designs


Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina

2022 Special Guests

OMG Wellness Bar 


Seamstress at the Circ Desk 


2023 Camp Application

Explore Our LEAD Program Curriculum

Get to know our girls leadership program! See the topics we cover. Learn how we support our girls to complete the program and apply the lessons learned in their own lives.