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March 27th, 2018

Meet the 2018 Touchstone Honorees

Our signature annual luncheon honors women of exceptional achievement who embody the mission of Girls Inc. by inspiring girls to be strong, smart, and bold, while also raising the funds that are vital to providing hands-on programming to thousands of girls in our community. Read below to get to know this year’s honorees and visit […]

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March 27th, 2018

April is Volunteer Appreciation Month!

This month, Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis is celebrating all the volunteers who have helped make educational programs possible for girls in the Greater Indianapolis area. We are very grateful for the members of the community who lend their time to help girls by leading our programs. Without our network of volunteers, we would be unable to […]

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March 22nd, 2018

Register Your Girl for Summer Fun!

Registration for the Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis Day Camp is open! Our camp is an affordable four-week program that focuses on the words in our mission statement – strong, smart, bold, and inspire. It is designed to inspire girls, ages 6-14, by challenging them mentally, enhancing their physical ability, promoting creativity, and encouraging them to take […]

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March 6th, 2018

March Featured Volunteer: Tameca Perkins

                Name: Tameca Perkins Programs Facilitated: Work it out, Redefining Beauty, & Media Lit How did you learn about Girls Inc.? I am a proud Girls, INC. Alum. Why did you choose to volunteer with Girls Inc.? Growing up in the intercity streets of Indianapolis, I found it […]

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March 1st, 2018

Spring Fundraising Campaign Going on Now!

Our Spring Campaign is officially underway, and Girls Inc. needs your help to reach our goal of raising $15,000 by the end of March! With the support of donors like you Girls Inc. is able to provide transformational programs like Operation SMART® (Science, Math And Relevant Technology) which empowers girls to explore math and science […]

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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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