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July 31st, 2015

Featured Volunteer: Brittany Bayles

Brittany has been an outstanding volunteer since she joined the Girls Inc. family in 2014. Brittany is now on her fourth program with this upcoming Fall I cycle. Since volunteering at Girls Inc., Brittany has recruited some of her friends to join in on the mission as well. She was the winner of our Girlfriends […]

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July 30th, 2015

Ice Cream Social raises $5,500 for Girls Inc.

July was National Ice Cream month and the American Dairy Association celebrated by hosing the 26th annual Ice Cream Social on July 10th. The event took place on Monument Circle from 11am to 2pm. Guests were welcomed to donate $3 for a delicious ice cream sundae. This year, the American Dairy Association raised $5,500 for the […]

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July 30th, 2015

Touchstone Awards Luncheon A Huge Success

“I am not sure how I will make my mark in the world, but I am certain Girls Inc. has given me the foundation through self-esteem, courage, and connections to do whatever I put my mind to,” Girls Inc. summer camper Melba, 13, shares with the audience at our 2015 Touchstone Awards Luncheon. The “Make […]

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July 30th, 2015

Featured Supporter: Summer Camp Supporters

  As we close another successful year of Summer Camp, we want to extend a heartfelt THANK YOU to Summer Youth Program Fund (SYPF) for their generous support of Girls Inc. Summer Camp! SYPF is a funding collaborative that supports summer programs serving Marion County youth by: providing grants, coordinating professional development opportunities, disseminating community information, […]

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July 30th, 2015

Summer Campers Receive Passport to their Future

The last two weeks of summer day camp were filled with bold and inspiring activities. The first two weeks of summer day camp were featured in the July enewsletter. Week three of summer camp encouraged our girls to be BOLD. The girls participated in Redefining Beauty, Work It Out, and Economic Literacy. In Redefining Beauty, […]

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July 2nd, 2015

In the Summer, We Read

My whole life has centered on reading. To this day I can close my eyes and picture Mrs. Bex. She was one of the most influential teachers I ever had and taught me the divine skill of loving to read. I crave picking up a good book and reading it – anywhere! Over the weekend […]

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July 2nd, 2015

Featured Volunteer: Charles Schwab

It’s amazing when we have the pleasure of hosting corporate groups to help us complete tasks that not only empowers girls, but has a lasting effect on the agency as a whole. Charles Schwab has gone above and beyond for us. They have completed a variety of projects, including assembling toolkits for our volunteer program […]

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July 2nd, 2015

Featured Supporter: Catherine K. Coggeshall

When lives are touched, there is always a wonderful memory to share. At Girls Inc. we remember Catherine Coggeshall, who passed away last month, as one of our greatest volunteers who has touched the lives of many girls. Catherine was such a dedicated and inspiring volunteer. With every program she led, her passion for our […]

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July 2nd, 2015

Operation SMART: Air Pollution

As the Girls Inc. Summer Outreach otherwise known as Operation SMART comes to a close we wanted to share highlights our June sessions. Summer Outreach 2015 has been yet another huge success for our affiliate. Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis partnered with 20 local summer camps to facilitate 30 STEM related programs for girls ages […]

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July 2nd, 2015

Get the Ice Cream Scoop!

In recognition of National Ice Cream Month, the American Dairy Association is bringing ice cream to downtown Indianapolis for its 26th annual Ice Cream Social. Over 35 local celebrities and Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis volunteers will serve up delicious ice cream sundaes from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, July 10, located on the […]

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