About-Face means a reversal of direction, attitude, or point of view. We equip women & girls with tools to understand & resist harmful media messages that affect their self-esteem & body image.
To accomplish our mission, we have the following programs for young women:
- Education Into Action media-literacy workshops in schools, organizations, and communities.
- In-depth, multi-session media-literacy and body-image programs that deepen students’ understanding of media messages and encourage action-taking.
- The About-Face online presence, including this web site, About-Face.org, and key social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube).
- Speaking engagements for parents, teachers, and other adult advocates to help them understand the pressures facing girls today and how to bolster their self-esteem.
Our workshops and workshop leader trainings take place throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, and our online presence reaches across the United States in all directions.
Current and Upcoming Opportunities