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January 6th, 2017

Featured Volunteer: Julie Boyd

Name: Julie Boyd Programs facilitated: Redefining Beauty (x2) Social Media (x3)   1) How did you learn about Girls Inc.? I’ve always felt passionate about helping young girls feel empowered and realized that they are more than enough. I sought out Girls Inc. on my own through researching. 2) Why did you choose to volunteer with […]

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January 5th, 2017

Featured Supporter: Nicholas H. Noyes Jr. Memorial Foundation

Girls face many challenges in our community that create obstacles to their success. Thanks to our strong supporters like the Nicholas H. Noyes, Jr. Memorial Foundation, we are able to reach over 3,500 Greater Indianapolis girls every year. Their support helps us provide hands-on programs that address the challenges that girls face today, such as […]

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January 5th, 2017

Looking Forward to 2017

Happy New Year! We are excited to start off another great year of programs here at Girls Inc.! 2017 is bringing some lofty goals for our organization and girls of the Greater Indianapolis community. Here are a few things to look forward to in 2017. We are excited to be expanding our annual Girls Inc. […]

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October 31st, 2016

YWIL Learns Leadership with Horses

On Saturday, October 22 Young Women in Leadership (YWIL) girls took a field trip to Agape Therapeutic The goal of the Agape program is to help girls develop and utilize skills related to teamwork, leadership, confidence, and communication. They learned about the importance of communication and how they can apply their communication skills to leadership […]

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October 31st, 2016

Featured Volunteers: Jessica Cannon and Tyffani Collins

Programs facilitated: Jessica: Work It Out, Redefining Beauty, Dollars and Sense Tyffani: Work It Out, Dollars and Sense 1) How did you learn about Girls Inc.? Jessica: I learned about Girls Inc. through my employer, Geico. Tyffani: Jessica and I were looking at opportunities through the United Way and saw Girls Inc. 2) Why did […]

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October 31st, 2016

Girls Inc. Day 2016

Have you ever wanted to play the piano using bananas as your keys? The girls who attended Girls Inc. Day at IUPUI on Saturday, October 8 now know how to do just that! As one of 4 activities that the girls had a chance to participate in for GI Day, IUPUI students taught our girls […]

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October 31st, 2016

Featured Supporter: ECMC Foundation

Girls tend to feel less confident than boys about managing money. Socially, girls are often taught that their role is to be the caregiver and nurturer while boys are taught that they are to be financial providers. In turn, when girls grow up and earn wages, they are less likely than their male counterparts to […]

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October 4th, 2016

Featured Supporter: Hoover Family Foundation

Thanks to the generosity of the Hoover Family Foundation, Greater Indianapolis girls will develop leadership schools and participate in career exploration. Hoover Family Foundation’s $5,000 will help Girls Inc. support our Young Women in Leadership (YWIL) program and our summer camp partners who help girls explore the opportunities available to them! Leadership is not a […]

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October 4th, 2016

Celebrating International Day of the Girl

Each year, on October 11, we celebrate International Day of the Girl, established to promote the rights and opportunities of girls and highlight the challenges girls around the world continue to face. Being a girl is hard work! And for one day, the International Day of the Girl, our world recognizes this hard work. While […]

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October 4th, 2016

Join Girlfriends for Girls Inc.!

It’s that time of year again to grab your girlfriends, and join in on our annual Girlfriends for Girls Inc. campaign.  Share your passion for Girls Inc. and help us inspire more girls in Greater Indianapolis by encouraging your friends and family to volunteer. The campaign will run from October 3rd – October 14th. Here […]

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