News and Events

June 20th, 2014

Meet Touchstone Honoree Harriet Ivey

Girls Inc.

Girls Inc. is pleased to introduce Harriet Ivey as one of four distinguished women who will be honored at our 2014 “Imagination in Action” Touchstone Awards. Fellow honoree Debby Knox will be profiled in our next newsletter, and the profiles of honorees Beverly Mukes-Gaither and Dr. Lisa Harris can be read from our April and May enewsletters. Harriet Ivey served for 15 years as […]

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June 7th, 2014

Chart Paper and Hands-On Learning

Girls Inc.

We’re big fans of chart paper here at Girls Inc. We lead our programs in school classrooms, after-school programs, and community centers, and chart paper lets volunteer facilitators quickly turn any space into a Girls Inc. environment. It also allows facilitators to prepare important messages ahead of time, since there are often just a few minutes […]

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June 4th, 2014

Featured Supporter: Summer Youth Program Fund

Girls Inc.

This year’s “Just Imagine” summer camp will spark girls’ creativity and inspire them to pursue new possibilities. We could not offer four weeks of hands-on programs and exciting field trips without the generosity of our summer camp supporters. We are grateful for the longtime support of the Summer Youth Program Fund. The Summer Youth Program […]

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June 4th, 2014

Inside Look: Lunch Bunch

Girls Inc.

Our Lunch Bunch activities are an opportunity for girls to spend lunch with professional female mentors of diverse backgrounds and careers who help the girls plot their own courses to success. During a Lunch Bunch “Road Map” activity, each volunteer is assigned to a group of girls, and then spends time sharing what she does and […]

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June 4th, 2014

Featured Volunteers: Donna Brown and Carletta Clark

Girls Inc.

This month Girls Inc. would like to recognize one of our dynamite volunteer pairs – Donna Brown and Carletta Clark.  Donna has been a volunteer since the winter of 2010 and has led 12 six-week programs with Girls Inc.  Carletta joined Girls Inc. in the fall of 2012 and has since led four programs. Though […]

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