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July 29th, 2014

Be Inspired by Indy’s Women Leaders

Girls Inc.

Our “Imagination in Action” Touchstone Awards luncheon was a great success! We gathered with more than 400 guests at the JW Marriott on July 10th to honor four amazing Indianapolis women leaders, raising more than $102,000 for Greater Indianapolis girls. Each honoree took a few minutes after receiving her award to address the 75 Girls Inc. summer camp girls in […]

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July 11th, 2014

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis Receives Matching Grant

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Marianne Glick announced at the annual Girls Inc. Touchstone Awards luncheon on July 10 that The Glick Fund has chosen Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis as recipients of a generous $75,000 matching grant. The Glick Fund is a fund of Central Indiana Community Foundation. All unrestricted gifts to Girls Inc. from new or lapsed donors, […]

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July 10th, 2014

Girls Inc. Featured Supporter: Old National Bank Foundation

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Girls Inc. Smart College and Career Planning programs set girls on the path to economic self-sufficiency by equipping them with the skills and confidence necessary to achieve educational and career goals. Smart programs such as Lunch Bunch, Girls Inc. Operation SMART®, and Girls Inc. Economic Literacy® are made possible in part by a $10,000 grant […]

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July 10th, 2014

Girls Experiment with Gravity in Operation SMART

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Greater Indianapolis girls around the city participated in Girls Inc. Operation SMART® this June, a science-based program that engages girls in exploring their environment and using the scientific method to experiment. Girls at 30 partner locations tested the force of gravity in this year’s program: “Gravity: What Keeps You Grounded?” “I saw a lot of […]

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July 10th, 2014

Meet Girls Inc. volunteer Lauren Lew

Girls Inc.

Lauren Lew has been volunteering with Girls Inc. since August of 2013. During that time, she has committed to every program cycle the past year – a total of 4 programs! It has been such a joy to watch Lauren grow as a volunteer and share laughter and fun-filled moments with the girls, her-co-facilitator, and […]

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July 7th, 2014

Debby Knox will be honored with a Touchstone Award on July 10

Girls Inc.

The Touchstone Awards are this Thursday! Girls Inc. is pleased to announce Debby Knox as one of four distinguished women who will be honored at the 2014 luncheon. The profiles of honorees Beverly Mukes-Gaither, Dr. Lisa Harris, and Harriet Ivey were featured in our April, May, and June enewsletters, and can be read here. We are […]

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