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August 27th, 2015

Summer Internship Wrap Up

I am sad that my time at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis has come to an end. But I am extremely happy I was given the opportunity to be the Public Relations (PR) Intern. I have learned so much throughout my time here. I am now more confident in my writing skills, posting on social […]

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August 26th, 2015

Featured Supporter: ECMC Foundation

The Institute of Women’s Policy Research collects statistics about the status of women across the state and awards specific grades to each of six categories. In the Status of Women in Indiana 2015 Report, Indiana received a D for the status of women’s employment and earnings across the state. Specific indicators for this very poor […]

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August 26th, 2015

Visiting Artist Series

On Thursday July 16, 2015, art by Anne Cleary filled the walls of Encore Sotheby’s International Realty. The Visiting Artist Series was presented by The National Bank of Indianapolis where Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis were the event’s beneficiary. The two hour event consisted of staff members from Encore Sotheby’s and The National Bank of Indianapolis […]

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August 26th, 2015

Volunteers Inspire!

We cannot express enough how valuable our volunteers are to us, to our mission, and to our girls. Volunteers make the most impact when they facilitate Girls Inc. programs to the girls. They are there to teach girls how to think, not what to think; our volunteers give girls the tools to be strong, smart, […]

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August 26th, 2015

Back-to-School for Girls Inc.

As young girls throughout Greater Indianapolis head back to school this fall, it’s a time of excitement and anticipation. What will middle school be like? Will I make new friends? What if Algebra is too hard? What if I don’t fit in or I get bullied again this year? It’s important that girls have the […]

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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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