Ladies of Distinction Young Women's Conference


Ladies of Distinction, in partnership with Akins High School, will be hosting its Fourth Annual Young Women’s Conference for young women, grades 8-12. Young women, AISD staff, parents and community partners are invited to attend.

The event is from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. on May 15 at the AISD Performing Arts Center at 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd.

Learn more about the organization on the LOD website.

This year's theme, “Be Fearless,” focuses on personal success tools and fun activities to encourage young women in grades 8-12 make successful transitions from high school to college. The event will kick off with Yoga, Zumba, and Werkn30 fitness classes. 

Other activities will include:

  • Personal Development Break-out Sessions 
  • Vision Boards
  • Be Your Own Boss
  • Personal Finances

The event is free and open to the public. Attendees can make vendor purchases.

For more information, please contact Kerrie Carter at