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.


It takes a village to cultivate a LEADer!

Thank you for your interest in LEADing by donating your time and talents. We value our LEAD Girls volunteers because with your help we can impact the lives of girls that will change the world!

For the safety of our girls and community, a background screening is required. 

If you have not submitted the WSFCS background check, please go to: https://www.wsfcsvolunteers.com/ and complete the application prior to signing up for an event.

When submitting your background check, please select one or more of our partner schools, check “LEAD Girls of NC” as it appears, then press submit.

Our partner schools are Academy at Middle Fork, Clemmons Middle School, Cook Literacy Model School, Crossnore, Flat Rock Middle School, Main Street Academy, Mineral Springs Middle School, Paisley Magnet, Walkertown Middle School, and Wiley Middle School.

Volunteers will be contacted by a LEAD staff member within 24-48 hours to confirm that you have been approved to attend the volunteer event.

When you visit the Sign Up link, please be sure to complete the Volunteer Confidentiality Agreement and Release from Liability and submit to execasst@leadgirls.org 

Please contact execasst@leadgirls.org with any questions.

Be a School Session Assistant

Join the LEAD Girls team member at one of our partner schools for the 2023-2024! Session Assistants support program facilitators with check-in, discussions participation, snack tables, and more. This opportunity requires a regular, biweekly commitment for the school year through May 2024.

Office Elves

Visit the LEAD office to give staff a hand with packing LEADer bags with snacks and supplies for the programs, stuff envelopes, copy handouts, and more!

Join Us for Community Events 

LEAD Girls of NC participates in community events throughout the year. Join us as a Volunteer to host tables and share how LEAD serves the community.

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