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February 6th, 2018

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis Welcomes Three New Board Members

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis would like to welcome three new members to our Board of Directors: Joan Lonnemann, James Keough, and Kimberly. Read below to get to know more about these individuals and their time spent serving the Indianapolis community: Joan Lonnemann What makes you strong, smart, and bold? “I have to give credit […]

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February 6th, 2018

A Fond Farewell from Pat Wachtel

*Blog written by Pat Wachtel   As I complete my time as CEO of Girls Inc. Of Greater Indianapolis, I leave you with my top 10 lessons learned from the past 11 years: In the non-profit world, there is no substitute for loving the mission! Never underestimate the power of girls. Ten-year-old campers Courtney and […]

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January 25th, 2018

The biggest trend this prom season? Confidence.

That was the theme of the Sophia’s Bridal Confidence Conquers Fashion Show, a partnership between local boutique Sophia’s Bridal Tux and Prom and the Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis Young Women in Leadership (YWIL) Program. For the past two years, the YWIL girls have spent an afternoon at the store getting to know the staff members, […]

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January 1st, 2018

December Girls Inc. Events

The month of December was very busy for Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis! Read about some of the events below that took place to benefit Girls Inc. NextGear Event NextGear Capital’s Women with Drive Employee Resource Group hosted a holiday give-back shopping event on Thursday, Dec. 7 with proceeds benefitting Girls Inc. Employees were able to […]

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January 1st, 2018

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis! We hope 2017 was a fantastic year for you – we know it was for us! In 2017, we held two Girls Inc. Day Celebrations, finished one YWIL program and began another, and had a strong, smart, and time at Girls Inc. Summer Day Camp! Besides that, […]

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November 16th, 2017

What Your Money Can Do

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.

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 7th, 2017

Thanksgiving Video and 30 Days of Gratitude

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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October 31st, 2017

Volunteer Portal Opens Dec. 1st

Our winter programs will take place January 16th to March 16th. That may seem far off, but with the holiday rush, they will be starting before you know it! We need over 150 volunteers to lead our winter programs. If you are a current volunteer, our portal will be ‘live’ from Friday, December 1st to Friday, […]

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October 31st, 2017

November’s Featured Volunteer

Name: Megan Young Programs facilitated: 8 1. How did you learn about Girls Inc.? F.A. Wilhelm Construction has been a long-time supporter of Girls Inc. and has been a Touchstone Awards sponsor over the years. In 2014, I attended the luncheon, immediately bought into the mission, and got plugged in. 2. Why did you choose […]

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