Xbox aims to support the future of women in sports and gaming.
Zaila Avant-Garde Stars In Power Her Dreams Video Campaign
According to a blog post, Xbox is launching the Power Her Dreams campaign with partners including NY Liberty, Atlanta Dream, England Senior Women’s Football Team, and France Senior Women’s Football Team. The collaborative effort will launch activities to enforce the inescapable presence of women in sports and gaming.
The campaign includes a video narrated by Vanessa Bryant and tells the stories of groundbreaking women such as Zaila Avant-Garde.
As AfroTech reported, Garde is the former Scripps National Spelling Bee Champion and the first U.S. youth ambassador for education technology company BYJU.
The video campaign also features the WNBA powerhouse and Kentucky Wildcats’ most decorated player, Rhyne Howard, among others.
Fans Can Submit Their Dreams And Pay It Forward
Xbox will welcome fans to participate in their joint effort by sharing their dreams and paying it forward to one of two charities, Mamba & Mambacita Sports Foundation or Girls Who Code.
According to a blog post, “For every submission made on the Power Her Dreams site between July 20 and September 30, Microsoft will donate $10 to one of the two nonprofits listed above; up to a maximum donation of $50,000 per nonprofit.”
All submissions should be entered through the Power Her Dreams web portal.