96% of Girls Inc. girls feel pregnancy would interfere with their schoolwork.
Girls increase their understanding of health issues affecting them, their families, and their communities. They develop the motivation and practical skills to take charge of their health today and throughout their lives.
Through our Healthy Living programming girls increase their level of physical activity and view their bodies more positively.
Academic Enrichment & Support
89% of Girls Inc. girls find science or math interesting.
Girls participate in program activities and experiences that expand upon and support their school-based learning and engagement, and provide the assistance and guidance that may not be present at home.
Through our Academic Enrichment and Support girls improve their outlook and performance in school.
LIFE SKILLS INSTRUCTION
92% of Girls Inc. teens say they can use what they know to solve “real-life” problems in their communities.
Girls participate in program activities and experiences that build the learning, skills, and behaviors that increase confidence and resilience, enabling them to set and achieve their goals and lead productive, independent and fulfilling lives.
With Life Skills Instruction girls improve their self and emotional control.