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PROGRAMS

Girl_in_charge_2Our Programs Empower Girls to:

•Use their voices
•Form positive and trusting relationships
•Prepare for interesting work
•Take risks
•Respect themselves and others
•Speak in public
•Overcome stereotypes
•Ask questions/challenge & be challenged
•Advocate for their rights
•Learn new/different means of self-expression
•Be themselves no matter what
•Interact with girls of different backgrounds/experiences/cultures
•Make decisions
•Come up with their own ideas

 

Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold.

Girls Inc. programs encourage girls to ask questions about themselves and the world, and to believe in the power of their own voices. From there, we know they can go on to do anything and be anything.

We currently offer programs for 9-18 year-olds in the following critical areas:

Careers and Life Planning: Girls learn to manage money, set goals and build toward their dreams.

Health and Sexuality: Girls acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to take charge of and to make informed, thoughtful decisions about their bodies.

Leadership and Community Action: Girls develop leadership skills and create lasting social change through community action projects.

Self-Reliance and Life-Skills: Girls gain confidence, build self-esteem and learn to resist peer pressure and trust themselves.

STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math): Workshops help girls develop enthusiasm for and skills in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and prepare for careers in these fields.

Girls Inc. programs help girls tackle the obstacles that face them today and the dreams that await them tomorrow.