UPCOMING

EVENTS

SPRING POP-UP SHOP

Rescheduled

October 4, 2020

2:00 - 5:00 PM

Orinda Art & Garden Center

PAST

EVENTS

Based in the Bay Area, Girls Crushing It has held events in San Francisco, Santa Clara, Berkeley, Lafayette and Orinda. We also co-hosted a teen entrepreneurship summit and pop-up shop in Charlotte, NC. Scroll to see what our nonprofit has been up to since it was established in 2018!

RETAIL WORKSHOP +
PANEL DISCUSSION

March 1, 2020

Lafayette Library

 

One hundred young entrepreneurs learned the fundamentals of brick and mortar retail operations and how to develop a go-to-market strategy for their business, including engaging with a panel of local shop owners who they will pitch products to on March 22.

POP-UP SHOP AT GIRLS FESTIVAL

November 9, 2019

Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco

Girls Crushing It joined forces with WorldWideWomen Foundation for the 4th Annual Girls Festival at San Francisco's iconic Palace of Fine Arts. It was a life-changing day of power and possibility, and our girlpreneurs delivered pitches and sold products to the nearly 6,000 attendees.

OUR FOUNDER SPEAKS AT NATIONAL CHARITY LEAGUE, LAMORINDA

October 16, 2019

Lafayette Library

Our Founder, Roxanne Christophe, spoke about the genesis of Girls Crushing It and the importance of learning the art of the pivot at an early age.

Pivotal Twist - Art of Leadership

May 22, 2019

Jennifer Perlmutter Gallery, Lafayette

Our founder, Roxanne Christophe, spoke about inventive methods to foster organizational growth. 

WINTER POP-UP SHOP

December 9, 2018

Lafayette Community Center

Our Winter Pop-up Shop was bustling with 600 shoppers, who found gifts for everyone on their list. It has since become an annual tradition.

SILICON VALLEY POP-UP SHOP @ GIRLS FESTIVAL

October 6, 2018

Santa Clara University

We were so honored to join forces with Girls Festival for a day of empowerment as 4,000 festival-goers visited our pop-up shop.

WINTER POP-UP SHOP

December 15, 2019

Lafayette Community Center

With 60 young entrepreneurs selling their wares to more than 600 shoppers, our Winter Pop-up Shop was a festive affair. With everything from bath products to stationery and organic dog treats to handmade works of art there was something for everyone.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP 101

WORKSHOP + PITCH DAY

November 3, 2019

Orinda, CA

Our freshman class of entrepreneurs learned everything from business planning to product sourcing and budgeting to delivering a great pitch at our Entrepreneurship 101 Workshop.

BRAND IDENTITY + PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

October 20, 2019

Capital One Café, Walnut Creek

In preparation for our Winter Pop-up Shop, (2) cohorts of 30 girls participated in our Brand Identity and Product Photography Workshop at Capital One in Walnut Creek.

SPRING POP-UP SHOP

May 5, 2019

Orinda Art & Garden Center

With 100 girlpreneurs setting up shop, this event was a blockbuster. We partnered with SewNow!, who produced a girlpreneur fashion show featuring products on sale at the pop-up shop.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP 101 WORKSHOP + PITCH DAY (Cohort B)

November 18, 2018

Orinda, CA

In preparation for our Winter Pop-up Shop, our girlpreneurs learned the fundamentals of entrepreneurship. They also honed their pitches in a small group setting.

OUR DEBUT POP-UP SHOP

May 6, 2018

Orinda, CA

We put a call out on social media for a few girls to set up shop at the local farmers market and more than 40 signed up - and just like that, we outgrew the farmers market. More than 400 people attended this event, and we incorporated as a nonprofit shortly thereafter.

POP-UP SHOP + GIRLS WHO RUN THE WORLD CEO PANEL DISCUSSION

December 8, 2019

JCC San Francisco

Our alumni sold their wares, attended the panel discussion and got precious face time with CEOs Tina Sharkey of Brandless, Lily Kanter of Serena & Lily and Boon Supply and Robyn Goldman of Smitten Ice Cream.

BRAND IDENTITY + PRODUCT PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

October 6, 2019

Google Community Space, San Francisco

Our Girls Festival cohort of 55 girlpreneurs traveled from all corners of the Bay Area to participate in our Brand Identity and Product Photography Workshop at Google Community Space.

GIRLS CRUSHING IT AND SEE HER LEAD PARTNER FOR TEEN SUMMIT

June 20, 2019

Charlotte, NC

We partnered with See Her Lead for their week long teen summit which included workshops and pitch event culminating into a holiday pop-up shop.

WORKSHOPS: SELLING THROUGH  STORYTELLING & FINANCIAL LITERACY

March 24, 2019

Orinda Library

In preparation for our Spring Pop-up Shop, 100 girls and their families attended our MBA-inspired workshops which included Selling Through Storytelling and Financial Literacy.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP 101 WORKSHOP + PITCH DAY (Cohort A)

October 28, 2018

Cl​aremont Hotel, Berkeley

Sixty of our girlpreneurs learned the fundamentals of entrepreneurship (including crushing their pitch) from Bay Area CEO, Pam Kostka.

OUR FIRST BUSINESS WORKSHOP

April 15, 2018

Lafayette, CA

In preparation for our debut pop-up shop, our entrepreneurs attended a Business 101 Workshop, which included a girlpreneur panel discussion with young business owners.

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