Shine Brightly Summit




It is here!
The 5th Annual Shine Brightly Summit

October 28th 2017
at ASU – Memorial Union Building
300 E Lemon St., Tempe, AZ 85287
Get your family, group, team, and friends together and make it a girls weekend!


Tickets are now OPEN!!!


The event where teen girls go to dream big and build bright futures. The Girls Rule! Foundation is calling all girls for a day of education, entertainment and empowerment. The Annual Shine Brightly Teens and Women Summit is designed specifically for teen girls and the moms (or women/guardian/mentee/aunt/Dad) who support them. 

And don’t forget to nominate your girl for the BBB awards (more info below).

This summit is for girls who have big dreams!

You will begin the day with registration, light breakfast, a photo booth and a $500 Fund Your Dream contest, then attendees will then hear from inspirational key-note speakers and 3 breakout sessions that will help them learn tools, ideas, a positive mindset, more confidence and ways to achieve their bright future that they didn’t have before!  Additionally, we will be announcing the four 2017 Brilliant, Beautiful and Bold Role Model award winners at the Summit (do you know girls who make a difference for others we want you to nominate her below!). 

 10 Reasons That GIRLS LOVE To Attend The Shine Brightly Summit!

Through speakers, activities, fun & inspiration the girls love attending because it’s all about…

  1. Reminding them that they are brilliant, beautiful and bold just as they are!
  2. Giving them access to leaders and experts who will help their life, dreams and future!
  3. Having fun with their family/group/team they attend with!
  4. Giving them tools & resources for the projects & dreams they want to create!
  5. Meeting new people, leaders and speakers!
  6. Inspiration and empowerment to help them further their dreams!
  7. Learning important skills and tools to help them thrive in school and building their future!
  8. Creating a fun environment for girls and women to laugh and learn together!
  9. Celebrating girls through our Brilliant, Beautiful and Bold Role Model Awards! 4 girls will win $500 and a dream mentor for a year to help further their dreams and goals.
  10. Giving one lucky girl $500 to further her dream – be sure to show up between 8-9am to enter for your chance to enter The $500 Fund Your Dream Contest – all girls 18 and younger can enter – 1 winner will win that day! Winner must be present.
Calling all role models! We are seeking nominations of girls who are doing brilliant, beautiful and bold things in their school, family or community.

These girls are making a difference for others in big or small ways!
4 Winners will win $500 to further their dreams + prize basket + a dream mentor for one year.

Winners are announced at the Oct 28th Shine Brightly Summit
Nominations close on October 6th, 2017.
Past BBB Role Model Award Winners pictured above: These are girls ages 12-18  who are making a difference in their community.




2017 Shine Brightly Summit Times & Details

Shine Brightly Summit at ASU Tempe
Arizona State University Student Memorial Union 2nd floor Ballrooms
9-345pm Saturday, October 28th 2017
(registration, contest, fun and breakfast is from 8-9am)
Open to the public.
Tickets: early bird $49 per person thru Sept 28, then $59 per person.

Your Emcees for the day: Tracy Union and Maddie Rose Holler

Pricing: Early Bird tickets $49 per person only until Sept 28, then $59 per person from Sept 28 – Oct 25th


Agenda is focused on Empowerment, Inspiration, Entertainment & Leadership

  • 8-9am
    Light breakfast/coffee,  Registration, pink carpet pictures, Fund Your Dream $500 Contest (open to all girls attending, 1 girl will win $500)
  • 9-12pm
    Welcome, key note speaker, choice between 3 break out sessions, fun & entertainment
  • 12-12:45pm
    Lunch, fun, entertainment, selfie station, social media challenge – main room
  • 1pm-345pm
    Break out sessions, key note speaker, BBB Role Model Awards Announced


This event doesn’t happen without volunteers and sponsors.
Get involved click here to be a: VOLUNTEER or Be a SPONSOR.



DATES: The summit registration opens August 28th & closes Oct 20th and the BBB role model awards open for nomination Aug 28 & closes Oct 6th.

EVENT DRESS CODE: Nice casual attire is appropriate. Please NO cut off shorts or half shirts. Bring a light sweater the ballroom can get cold.

AWARDS: The winners of the Role Model Awards AND the Fund My Dream will be announced at the Summit. Winners must be present.

FOOD/LUNCH OPTIONS: Pastries and coffee will be served during registration and lunch will also be served around 12pm. There is also Starbucks on the 1st floor.

SPECIAL NEEDS REQUESTS: If you or a member of your group requires special needs we will make every effort to accommodate them – email

ONSITE SUPERVISION: All girls need to be accompanied by at least one adult during the Summit. Girls and groups of girls under the age of 18 who are registered for the Shine Brightly Summit are the responsibility of their leader/guardian/parent – the Girls Rule Foundation is not responsible for their safety.

TICKETING POLICY: NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES past 10/20. That is when we have to prepay for catering, and materials. Tickets are transferable.

YOU MAY BE VIDEOTAPED OR RECORDED: By registering you are allowing a photo release to Girls Rule to allow us to use the pictures.

SUMMIT QUESTIONS? Watch video below or call 602-327-2619


PARKING (map below): You are going to the Memorial Student Union building at ASU. Please park in the Gammage Parking Lot (maroon color below) or Apache (gold color below this one is closer!)  – walk North about 4 minutes to the Memorial Union (in square below). You will see Girls Rule/Shine Brightly ground signs along your way. Apache and Mill Ave are your cross streets. Turn onto Normal Drive from Apache and you will see the parking garage immediately on your left then walk North out of the garage.


 Park at the blue P’s above. Then walk just slightly North, you’ll see our event signs on Lemon St, they
will point you to Student Memorial Union 2nd Floor Ballrooms.

This event doesn’t happen without volunteers and sponsors.
Get involved click here to be a: VOLUNTEER or Be a SPONSOR.

2017 Summit Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

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T-shirts and bag graphic design donated by:

Reception Sponsors:
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Breakout Room Sponsor:
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