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November 28th, 2017

What Your Support Can Do For Girls

Maggie Butchko

At Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis, we couldn’t agree more with Maya Angelou’s statement that, “Having courage does not mean that we are unafraid. Having courage and showing courage means we face our fears.” At Girls Inc., we strive to teach girls to face life’s many challenges with courage. We know that the Girls Inc. […]

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November 16th, 2017

Girls Inc. Day Recap

Maggie Butchko

Girls Inc. Day was a smashing, scientific success this fall! 86 girls between the ages of 9-16 attended the program held at the IUPUI School of Informatics and Technology on Saturday, November 11th. The students and faculty of IUPUI’s School of Informatics and Technology were extremely welcoming and excited to have fun with the girls. […]

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November 16th, 2017

What Your Money Can Do

Maggie Butchko

If you chose to support Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis this holiday season, you’ll be helping an organization to support the girls of your community. But how exactly will we be using your generous gift to fulfill our mission? If you’ve ever wondered what your contribution can do, here is a peek at the way […]

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November 15th, 2017

Courtney Clark Explains Why We Need Girls Inc.

Maggie Butchko

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis would be nothing without the girls themselves – girls who inspire, work hard, and dream big every day. One Girls Inc. girl who really inspires us is Courtney Clark. Courtney grew up attending Girls Inc. programs and activities. Now, she’s a senior at IUPUI, studying finance. She gave back to […]

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November 8th, 2017

What Girls Inc. Means to Board Chair Linda Hicks

Maggie Butchko

*Linda (middle left) pictured with her two daughters and nephew. Linda Hicks has served on the Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis Board of Directors since 2012, and is the current Board Chair. Although her term as Chair is over at the end of 2017, Hicks still plans to support and value Girls Inc. afterwards. We […]

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November 7th, 2017

Why I Volunteer

Maggie Butchko

*Blog written by Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis volunteer, Katie Carlson   When asked why I volunteer for Girls Inc., it’s easier for me to say when I’m going to stop volunteering for Girls Inc. I’m seven years into being a Girls Inc. volunteer, and having led about twenty 6-week sessions that cover topics ranging […]

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November 7th, 2017

Stories From the YWIL Girls

Maggie Butchko

  A couple of the girls in our Young Women In Leadership (YWIL) program wanted to share their own stories of why they chose to participate in YWIL and what Girls Inc. means to them. Thanks, ladies! Joleena Mundy I seek to challenge myself and find ways to better myself as a person. Girls Inc. […]

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November 7th, 2017

Thanksgiving Video and 30 Days of Gratitude

Maggie Butchko

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis wants to send a huge THANK YOU to everyone who helps us inspire girls to be strong, smart, and bold. The girls themselves would like to thank you too, in this video which we filmed during the 2017 Summer Camp! Click the picture above to watch it! This video is […]

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November 2nd, 2017

Kicking Off 30 Days of Gratitude

Maggie Butchko

Throughout the month of November, Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis will be in full gratitude mode! This week kicks off the 30 Days of Gratitude Campaign, a time when Girls Inc. is going to devote blog posts, e-mails, and social media to everyone who helps make our work with girls possible! There is so much […]

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