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Play Like a Girl celebrates the countdown to its 20th anniversary with the national launch of Power Hour, a free mentoring program designed to level the playing field for girls.

Women make up less than one-third of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce, and it has been proven that girls are systematically tracked away from STEM throughout their education. Personal, firsthand connections with role models are essential for girls to see what’s possible.

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Girls will learn tips and tools they can use to win on any field—all while having fun and making new connections for a future in STEM!

Women role models from Bridgestone will mentor two small groups of girls, sharing a diverse range of perspectives and experiences about college and careers!

Every girl will leave with a custom Play Like a Girl tote bag, Bridgestone notebook and pen set and so much more!

Mix and mingle with local influencers and icons from the STEM community!

Plus photo ops, guest appearances, and more!

Coming to Communities Across the Country!

Power Hour is a free event! Space is limited. Each event is first-come, first-served.

Register for Power Hour in a City Near You Today!

January 16
5:30PM–7PM

SOLD OUT

January 18
6PM-7:30PM

SOLD OUT

January 23
11:30AM-1PM

SOLD OUT

January 25
2:30PM–4PM

SOLD OUT

January 30
5:30PM–7PM

SOLD OUT

For host details, event sponsorship and advertising opportunities, please email us at partner@iplaylikeagirl.org for rates, custom packages and more information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Play Like a Girl, in partnership with Bridgestone Americas, is hosting a special mentoring event showcasing inspiring women role models and empowering young girls to take their place on any field. Power Hour features a fireside chat with a woman in leadership at Bridgestone, speed mentoring powered by employee volunteers, custom swag, photo ops and more! Some events include special appearances by local celebrities and influencers.

Play Like a Girl x Bridgestone Americas Power Hour events are open to middle and high school girls ages 10-18. The event is free to attend. Girls will be grouped based on grade (6th–12th) and career interest.

Power Hour is free to attend, but participation is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Power Hour takes place on a Tuesday or Thursday after school, so girls should come dressed in appropriate school day attire and comfortable footwear.

All event registrants must complete the photo and liability release waiver in order to participate. Girls under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian sign the waiver. Waivers can be downloaded during the online registration process and brought on-site. Waivers will not be available to complete on-site at the event.

The event will last 1 hour and 30 minutes. Participants are encouraged to stay for the duration of the event.

A grazing table and beverages will be available for all registered participants to enjoy during check in and networking from 5:00 PM until 5:45 PM.

Walk-ups are welcome on the day of the event, but participation is limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

For host details, event sponsorship and advertising opportunities, please email us at partner@iplaylikeagirl.org for rates, custom packages and more information.

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