Pink Lotus Leadership Academy accepting applications

Pink Lotus Leadership Academy accepting applications

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Although school is almost out for the summer, a Gulfport non-profit is gearing up to prepare a new group of leaders.

The Pink Lotus Project is accepting applications for the Pink Lotus Leadership Academy. Launched in the summer of 2016, the program pairs young girls with a mentor in an effort to develop leadership skills.

The academy is open to all girls entering the 9th grade for the 2017 - 2018 school year.

An informational session will be held at 6 p.m. on March 28 at the Orange Grove Community Center in Gulfport. Parents and daughters are invited to attend to learn more about the academy.

To download the application, click here. For more info, email

Copyright 2017 WLOX. All rights reserved.