Fund for Women & Girls #LikeAGirl Video Contest

Mar 14, 2016

Strong Like a Girl Video Contest:
Share a video & get a chance to meet Abby Wambach

What does being strong mean to you?

Make a short video to show us how you are strong. It could be inner strength, strength in a sport, strength in a unique skill or passion or more. Be creative and show us your power! Share it to our Facebook and Twitter pages with the tags #LikeAGirl and #FWGgirl, and you’ll be entered to win a chance to meet World Cup champion Abby Wambach at our Annual Luncheon at the Greenwich Hyatt on April 7th from 12-2pm.

Meet Abby Wambach: Strength On and Off the Field

As an Olympian and World Cup Champion, Abby Wambach was always the first one down the field – making her one of the highest scoring soccer players of all time. Off the field, Abby advocates for equal treatment for women, both in sports and in life. Abby shows us that strength is not just physical, but also standing up for what you believe in.

Contest rules:

Submit your video by March 30th. 

Open to all girls ages 12 – 18 who live, work or go to school in Fairfield County

Videos should not exceed one minute in length.

To enter, share your video on Facebook or Twitter by March 30th and tag Fairfield County’s Community Foundation (@fccfoundation) using both hashtags #LikeAGirl and #FWGgirl. If you don’t have access to social media, email your entry to

Winners will be chosen based on the content/creativity of their submission and will receive a ticket to the Fund for Women & Girls Annual Luncheon at the Greenwich Hyatt on April 7th from 12-2pm featuring World Cup Champion Abby Wambach.

Winners announced April 1st.

To win, you must, be a Connecticut resident. If contest winner is under the age of 18, he or she must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to claim a prizeBy participating in a Fairfield County’s Community Foundation contest, winners and contestants grant permission to Fairfield County’s Community Foundation to use their name, photograph, video, voice and or likeness (collectively, a “Recording”) for any advertising and/or publicity purposes that Fairfield County’s Community Foundation may deem appropriate without additional consideration. The contest winner and/or his or her parent and guardian hereby agrees to release Fairfield County’s Community Foundation from any and all liability for any violation of any personal or proprietary right in connection with any Recording and/or use of Recording.