Females are FABULOUS Conference

Created in 1989, Essence of a Lady, Inc. is an award-winning 501(c)3 nonprofit which recruits professional and entrepreneurial women to help educate, mentor, and empower school-age girls. Its two signature programs were established in 2007. Essence Ladies (aka E’Ladies)Network is our philanthropic program comprised of women 20 years old and up. Young Essence Ladies…Learning (aka YELL!) is our mentoring program for school-age girls 6-19 years old.

The Females are FABULOUS! Conference is our Scholarship Fundraiser for YELL!Programs. It is hosted by the women of E’Ladies Network. This year’s conference will take place Friday-Sunday, April 15-17, 2015 in Houston, Texas.This year’s theme is FABULOUSNESS Revealed! At this event, girls will connect with women of all ages and be educated, mentored, and empowered. As the women show their fabulousness, girls’ fabulousness will be revealed during this amazing and FABULOUS weekend!

New this year, special YELL!Girl programs to educate them on financial, college and career skills. There will be a mentoring roundtable, where girls will rotate to different tables to learn financial skills, college expectations, and career opportunities and internships.

Continuing are the Friday night VIP reception and Girls Celebration, which starts at 7pm. Saturday morning kickoff will promote civic support for local and state representatives, mid morning health and wellness panel discussion as YELL!Girls will participate in Let’s Move program created by First Lady, Michelle Obama. Our most popular Beauty & Fashion Show Luncheon happens at noon.

Our main event, the YELL!Scholarship Fundraiser takes place Saturday night at 6pm. We recognize women with the “FABULOUS Female Award” for their unyielding support of girls during the school year and give special recognition and scholarships to girls in the YELL! program. Finally, we will close out the event on Sunday, April 17, 2016,, with a spiritual celebration!!

How can you help make this the most memorable event for school-age girls? By supporting us through our sponsorship packages below.

To accommodate this “ULTIMATE Sleepover” for women and girls from around the world, we are securing a block of rooms at a discounted rate until April 1, 2015.The price for the rooms and parking will be announced January 2016.