Leadership Academy

“I think this is an empowering group. Personally, it helped me get better at a lot
of things in my personal life, so I think it will be good for other teen girls as well.”
–Branisha Jones, 11th Grade

F.A.N.C.Y. Teen Girls Leadership Academy

We are committed to connecting and empowering girls in San Diego County through providing leadership programs, increasing awareness/education, and hosting empowerment events which increase self-esteem & confidence. The F.A.N.C.Y. Teen Girls Leadership Academy is a DETOUR youth development mentorship program which places an emphasis on improving the self-esteem and self-awareness of teen girls ages 11-17.

We are now accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year. If you would like to be considered for the program, please fill out the application below.

F.A.N.C.Y. Leadership Academy Application

Leadership Academy Payments



To provide year-around programming to girls ages 11-17 interested in becoming leaders and giving back to their communities. Evidence-based workshops are based upon gender-specific curriculum surrounding life skills. Activities are conducted to increase engagement, provide a safe-space for self-expression and questions surrounding teen experiences, and to facilitate positive relationships with females that encourage growth and development.

For information regarding upcoming sessions please email tinesia@detourempowers.org or call (619)750-1180.

If you would like to be considered for the program, please fill out the
F.A.N.C.Y. Leadership Academy Application.

On this section, you can see our schedule. Please contact us if you would like to organize an event and publicize it on this website.