The Memphis Grizzlies host its annual Girls' Summit in partnership with the Women’s Foundation of Greater Memphis to celebrate the Anniversary of Title IX, this two-day event is designed to introduce girls and young women to the many college and career opportunities available through competitive and non-traditional sports. This event is unique because it is For girls, About girls, By girls. It delivers an unparalleled experience to middle school and high school students from across the city of Memphis.
The attendees not only participate in hands-on demonstrations of each sport, but they also have the chance to interact with professionals to network and learn. Previous Summits have featured notable guests, such as Swin Cash, Tamika Catchings, Tina Thompson, Rochelle Stevens, Allison Feaster Angela Hucles, Phaidra Knight and Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir.