September: The Interview Day

The interview process is not only a critical step in the First Ladies college and career readiness pillars, but is also important for our rising leaders to develop “next level” professional soft skills required for success in the new AI era we live in. 

The Interview Committee is intentional about breaking barriers and paving the way for a new generation of confident and empowered women in the workforce.

All students applying to First Ladies or the Jr. Conyers Rockdale Economic Development Council must have at least one family representative present on the Interview Day. Students will receive the interview schedule beforehand and will interview separately from their family member.

Attire: Business

September: The Interview Day

The interview process is not only a critical step in the First Ladies college and career readiness pillars, but is also important for our rising leaders to develop “next level” professional soft skills required for success in the new AI era we live in. 

The Interview Committee is intentional about breaking barriers and paving the way for a new generation of confident and empowered women in the workforce.

All students applying to First Ladies or the Jr. Conyers Rockdale Economic Development Council must have at least one family representative present on the Interview Day. Students will receive the interview schedule beforehand and will interview separately from their family member.

Attire: Business


September: The Launch

Time to have fun! Step into First Ladies world where we ignite purpose, usher in a new year of growth and opportunity and unveil the sister bonding activities planned for the year ahead. 

First Ladies must have at least 1 family representative in attendance at the mandatory Parent Orientation before attending this event.

Closed to the public.

September: The Launch

Time to have fun! Step into First Ladies world where we ignite purpose, usher in a new year of growth and opportunity and unveil the sister bonding activities planned for the year ahead. 

First Ladies must have at least 1 family representative in attendance at the mandatory Parent Orientation before attending this event.

Closed to the public.


October: Induction Ceremony & Impartation Service

A significant day for our rising women of color and the community that esteems their worth. Guided by mentor leaders, a new cohort of First Ladies in training are surrounded by family and friends to set the tone for a transformative 21-week experience where purpose is nurtured, and futures are shaped. 

Together, school, faith and civic leaders champion the next generation of female leaders in the areas of family, faith, education, government, media, arts, entertainment, business, medicine, technology, and sports. With every code of honor spoken and every candle lit, middle and high school rising women will receive small gifts representing their commitment to excellence. 

Open to the public.

October: Induction Ceremony & Impartation Service

A significant day for our rising women of color and the community that esteems their worth. Guided by mentor leaders, a new cohort of First Ladies in training are surrounded by family and friends to set the tone for a transformative 21-week experience where purpose is nurtured, and futures are shaped. 

Together, school, faith and civic leaders champion the next generation of female leaders in the areas of family, faith, education, government, media, arts, entertainment, business, medicine, technology, and sports. With every code of honor spoken and every candle lit, middle and high school rising women will receive small gifts representing their commitment to excellence. 

Open to the public.


February: A Winter’s Tea

Join us for an elegant First Ladies Hat Tea Party, presented by First Ladies Youth Leadership Foundation, that is set amidst the picturesque surroundings of Atlanta. You will immerse yourself in a delightful atmosphere where bonds are strengthened, heartfelt conversation, interactive activities, inspiring discussions, and shared laughter make room for fresh and new memories. 

Amidst the fragrant aroma of a variety of tea options and delicate pastries, you will experience the charm of a traditional afternoon tea with a delectable lunch. You will learn dining etiquette while you mingle with other “first” families and become empowered as your ladyship goals take flight.Don’t miss this delightful opportunity to nurture confidence and to toast to the extraordinary journey of womanhood together.

Attire: Chic, Cosmopolitan, Sunday Best

Fundraiser. This event alternates annually between December and February.

Open to the public

February: A Winter’s Tea

Join us for an elegant First Ladies Hat Tea Party, presented by First Ladies Youth Leadership Foundation, that is set amidst the picturesque surroundings of Atlanta. You will immerse yourself in a delightful atmosphere where bonds are strengthened, heartfelt conversation, interactive activities, inspiring discussions, and shared laughter make room for fresh and new memories. 

Amidst the fragrant aroma of a variety of tea options and delicate pastries, you will experience the charm of a traditional afternoon tea with a delectable lunch. You will learn dining etiquette while you mingle with other “first” families and become empowered as your ladyship goals take flight.Don’t miss this delightful opportunity to nurture confidence and to toast to the extraordinary journey of womanhood together.

Attire: Chic, Cosmopolitan, Sunday Best

Fundraiser. This event alternates annually between December and February.

Open to the public


January: The Re-Launch

Reset and recommit to the mission of women learning, leading and living in purpose and on purpose. Through dynamic workshops, inspiring speakers, and interactive sessions, we empower each emerging “First Lady” to embrace her potential and size the possibilities ahead. This is a time to gear up and get ready to reimagine empowerment and pave the way for a brighter future as sisters in First Ladies.

Closed to the public.

January: The Re-Launch

Reset and recommit to the mission of women learning, leading and living in purpose and on purpose. Through dynamic workshops, inspiring speakers, and interactive sessions, we empower each emerging “First Lady” to embrace her potential and size the possibilities ahead. This is a time to gear up and get ready to reimagine empowerment and pave the way for a brighter future as sisters in First Ladies.

Closed to the public.


March: 1-Day Women Behind the Civil Rights Movement Trip

A one-of-a-kind cultural experience where you explore the truths that history textbooks are not telling. This life-changing tour is more than a trip, it is an eye-opening experience for multi-generational families in attendance.

Fundraiser

Open to the public

March: 1-Day Women Behind the Civil Rights Movement Trip

A one-of-a-kind cultural experience where you explore the truths that history textbooks are not telling. This life-changing tour is more than a trip, it is an eye-opening experience for multi-generational families in attendance.

Fundraiser

Open to the public


May: End of Year Scholarship & Awards Banquet

A fabulous all white affair celebrating the present year’s cohort of rising women who have journeyed through 21-weeks of mentorship in: purpose, leadership, etiquette, sisterhood, high school and college readiness, career readiness, financial literacy, civic engagement, entrepreneurship and more.

In partnership with the Wanda Lynette Hill Foundation and the Rockdale Superior and State Court Clerk's Office, one Eagle Leadership Award Recipient and three top First Ladies high school graduates will be awarded college scholarships.

Attire: All White Chic, Cosmopolitan, Spring Best, or Business 

Fundraiser

Open to the public

May: End of Year Scholarship & Awards Banquet

A fabulous all white affair celebrating the present year’s cohort of rising women who have journeyed through 21-weeks of mentorship in: purpose, leadership, etiquette, sisterhood, high school and college readiness, career readiness, financial literacy, civic engagement, entrepreneurship and more.

In partnership with the Wanda Lynette Hill Foundation and the Rockdale Superior and State Court Clerk's Office, one Eagle Leadership Award Recipient and three top First Ladies high school graduates will be awarded college scholarships.

Attire: All White Chic, Cosmopolitan, Spring Best, or Business 

Fundraiser

Open to the public