GIRLS WRITE NOW PRESENTS THE
2022 Agents of Change Awards
On Thursday, October 13 at DVF Studios in NYC, Girls Write Now celebrated 25 years of next gen leaders driving change throughout New York City—and now nationwide—thanks to the generous support of our partners across industries.
HONORING GIRLS WRITE NOW
AGENTS OF CHANGE
Writer, Speaker, Strength Coach & Educator
President, Education Solutions, Scholastic
Poet & Activist
President & Publisher at One Street Books, Manager Partner at Ebony Media Publishing
Chairman, GFP Real Estate, New York
WITH SPECIAL GUESTS
Singer, Songwriter, Producer & Public Defender
Stand-Up Comedian, Writer, Producer, Actress & Publisher
CEO, Penguin Random House U.S.
Girls Write Now Mentee Alum & Editor-In-Residence
Girls Write Now Mentee
Girls Write Now Mentee & Editorial Intern
Girls Write Now Mentee Alum & Technical Writer, Google
Girls Write Now Mentee Alum & 3L Criminal Defense Clinic Law Student Intern, NY Law School Legal Services
Watch the Evening’s Speeches & Performances
Let’s Amplify #DifferentPerspectives
Girls Write Now demonstrates the power of different perspectives through a TikTok campaign in which creators and influencers write their own stories prompted by this video.
We began the program with the perspective of Girls Write Now Mentee & Intern, Asma Al-Masyabi, Class of 2022, from Aurora, Colorado.
Photos from the Event
Girls Write Now Agents of Change
GAMECHANGER | 100K+
LEADERSHIP | 75-95K
VISIONARY | 50K
INNOVATOR | 25K+
CHAMPION | 10-20K+
CREATOR | 5K+
SUPPORTER | 2.5K+
Foundation & Government
New York City Council STARS CityWide Girls Initiative
Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller Fund Harman Family Foundation New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
Charles Lawrence Keith & Clara S. Miller Foundation Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation Costas Family Foundation Find Your Light Foundation Isabel Allende Foundation Literary Arts Emergency Fund The Nancy Friday Foundation National Endowment for the Arts New York State Council on the Arts Poetry Foundation The Rona Jaffe Foundation
Berger Family Foundation Blue Hill Road Foundation Cowan Slavin Foundation The Diller - Von Furstenberg Family Foundation The Lotos Foundation The Toskan Casale Foundation
DuBose Family Foundation Robert & Mercedes Eichholz Foundation Fondation Femme Debut Holidays with Heroes Marshall-Freimanis Family Giving Fund New York Community Trust The Raymond and Gloria Naftali Foundation The Starbucks Foundation
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