News and Events

May 6th, 2014

Featured Volunteers: Bohlsen Group

Hazel Owens

At Girls Inc., we love partnering with corporate organizations and groups in Greater Indianapolis to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. One of those great partners is public relations firm Bohlsen Group. Vicki Bohlsen, CEO, is the epitome of a strong, smart, and bold woman. We are so appreciative of her support […]

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May 6th, 2014

Thank You to our Girls Inc. Volunteers

Girls Inc.

Last month we celebrated Volunteer Appreciation Month and held our annual Volunteer Appreciation Event, recognizing our amazing Girls Inc. volunteers for their commitment to inspiring girls to being strong, smart, and bold. In 2013, we served 4, 322 Greater Indianapolis girls through 7,704 program enrollments with the help of hundreds of volunteers. Last year, 267 […]

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May 6th, 2014

Meet Lisa E. Harris, M.D., Touchstone Awards Honoree

Girls Inc.

Girls Inc. is pleased to announce Lisa E. Harris, M.D., as one of the four women who will be honored at our 2014 “Imagination in Action” Touchstone Awards. Fellow honorees Harriet Ivey and Debby Knox will be profiled in upcoming newsletters, and honoree Beverly Mukes-Gaither was profiled in our April enewsletter. Dr. Harris has dedicated […]

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May 6th, 2014

Girls Explore Science and Engineering at Girls Inc. Day

Girls Inc.

“I want to major in engineering and physics,” said Alexis, 16, during a break at Girls Inc. Day on IUPUI campus. “I like figuring out how things work and discovering the reality of things.” Alex was one of 125 girls in attendance at Girls Inc. Day 2014: “Exploration Into STEM.” STEM stands for science, technology, […]

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May 5th, 2014

Imagine the Difference

Girls Inc.

Dear Girls Inc. Volunteers, Every time you walk in to a Girls Inc. program you have shared positive messages with the girls. You are capable. You are unique. You are strong, smart, and bold. You challenged them to imagine the difference practicing the skills you taught them will make in their lives. But have you, […]

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May 2nd, 2014

Girls Inc. and loving yourself on the Today Show!

Girls Inc.

Did you see Girls Inc. featured on the Today Show? As part of the show’s #loveyourselfie series on body image, girls from Girls Inc., Girl Scouts, and REbel created short commercials all about embracing who you are.   When asked if social media was a force for good or bad in teens’ lives, Girls Inc. girl […]

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