News and Events

August 22nd, 2017

The Girls Get Technical at Microsoft

Maggie Butchko

During SMART week of summer camp, the C girls (12-14 year-olds) took a field trip to the Microsoft Store, located at  Keystone at the Crossing. At the store, they were able to participate in two different programs. The first was working with the tablets to create animated characters. The girls really got into the creation […]

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August 21st, 2017

Meet Our New Volunteer Manager: Donielle Thomas

Maggie Butchko

What will be your role at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis? I will be the Volunteer Manager. In this role, I will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with various corporations and community groups. This will involve recruiting and engaging volunteers to support the Girls Inc. mission of “inspiring all girls to be strong, […]

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August 18th, 2017

Meet Our New PR Intern: Paige Dempsey

Maggie Butchko

What will be your role at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis? While at Girls Inc., I’ll be working as the Public Relations & Marketing Intern, which means I get to reach people through our social media accounts, our blog The Inspiration Project, and our monthly eNewsletter. Basically, I’m going to be sharing how awesome Girls Inc. […]

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August 15th, 2017

Featured Volunteer for September

Maggie Butchko

Featured Volunteer: Learaina Durbin Programs facilitated: Work It Out, Redefining Beauty, Media Lit 1) How did you learn about Girls Inc.? I learned about Girls Inc. through a Corporate Lunch and Learn at Genesys. 2) Why did you choose to volunteer with Girls Inc.? The mission of Girls Inc attracted me on a personal level. It’s […]

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August 15th, 2017

Intern’s Final Thoughts

Maggie Butchko

As my time here at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis comes to a close, I want to thank everyone who has been part of this amazing internship. The staff here at Girls Inc. is truly out of this world. Their kindness, support and willingness to help was unimaginable. This organization has an inimitable goal and […]

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August 11th, 2017

Not Goodbye, but See You Later

Maggie Butchko

*Story written by LaTasha Hudson Every great story begins with “Once Upon A Time…” Well here we go… Once Upon a Time, there was a young, African American girl trying to navigate her way through a life of what if’s. She lived in one of the “worst” neighborhoods on record on the Far Eastside of […]

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August 8th, 2017

Back to School Blog

Maggie Butchko

As August is in full swing, most schools have started here in Indianapolis! We can’t wait for our Girls Inc. girls to be attending school, learning all they can, and participating in our fall programming. Fall I is scheduled for August 7th through October 6th. We will be running 80 programs with our program partners. […]

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August 1st, 2017

Comprehensive Programming Model

Maggie Butchko

Since Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis transitioned from a center-based model to an outreach model in 2007, we’ve been focused on building up a strong network of program partners throughout the greater Indianapolis area in order to increase the number of girls who participate in Girls Inc. programs. Over the past few years, that focus […]

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August 1st, 2017

Kendra Scott

Maggie Butchko

Thank you to everyone who attended our Kendra Scott event! As people shopped, they were able to donate 20% of their purchase to Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis! We appreciate all who came out to the event and supported us! Stay tuned for more events to come!

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