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June 6th, 2016

Featured Volunteer: Susan Oliver, Salesforce

Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis has partnered with some amazing organizations over the years to help us in our mission of inspiring all girls to be strong,  smart,  and bold! Salesforce is one of those amazing organizations! Since 2013, Salesforce employees (especially those apart of the Women’s Inspiration Network) have come alongside in many volunteering opportunities: […]

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May 31st, 2016

Featured Supporter: Comcast Foundation

As the second year of our Young Women in Leadership (YWIL) program wraps up, Girls Inc. is thankful to Comcast Foundation for supporting this school year’s program. Comcast Foundation has generously supported the first two years of YWIL, a leadership program that exposes girls to traditional Girls Inc. curriculum and allows them to interact with […]

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May 31st, 2016

YWIL Leads at Agape

Our Young Women in Leadership  (YWIL) program encourages young women to seek male-dominated leadership roles, further their education, develop skills to promote career readiness and understand the need for financial independence. To further promote their leadership development, the YWIL girls went on a trip to the Agape Therapeutic Riding Center in Cicero, Indiana on April […]

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May 31st, 2016

Summer Camp Kickoff

Our summer camp  starts next week on June 13th, and we couldn’t be more excited to serve the girls of Indianapolis during our four week programming. Each year we offer a safe and friendly space for parents and guardians to send their girls for summer camp, and this year is sure to be just as […]

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May 31st, 2016

Meet a 2016 Touchstone Honoree

Girls Inc. is pleased to announce 2016 Touchstone Awards  honoree, Dr. Ora Pescovitz, who is a renowned pediatric endocrinologist and researcher. Jane Fortune, Sally Herrholz, and Rev. Jean Smith will also be honored during the awards luncheon and will be featured in enewsletters leading up to the event. As a physician, Dr. Pescovitz believes there is […]

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April 27th, 2016

Featured Volunteer: Jade Luchauer, IGT

It gives us great joy here at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis, when we can partner with amazing corporate organizations and groups throughout the Greater Indianapolis area, to share in our mission to inspire all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Jade Luchauer, Corporate Social Responsibility Manager for IGT (GTech), is the epitome of […]

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April 27th, 2016

YWIL Tours Four Indiana Colleges

Our Young Women in Leadership (YWIL) program encourages young women to seek male-dominated leadership roles, further their education, develop skills to promote career readiness and understand the need for financial independence. On March 22nd and 23rd, the YWIL girls took a trip to tour four Indiana colleges! On Tuesday morning, the girls and Girls Inc. […]

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April 27th, 2016

Honor Nancy Clifton-Cripe: Send a Girl to Summer Camp

Nancy Clifton-Cripe served on the Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis Board of Directors since 2010 as the Chair of the Governance Committee, member of the Executive Committee, and member of the 2014-2016 Strategic Planning Task Force.  Nancy was a beloved member of the Girls Inc. family and we were deeply saddened at her passing on […]

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April 27th, 2016

Featured Supporter: Interactive Intelligence Foundation

Girls need the opportunity to explore their interests in STEM education and careers, because girls grow into educated women who can help advance STEM fields in the United States and abroad. According to the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, “Women in STEM jobs earn 33 percent more than those in non-STEM occupations […]

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April 27th, 2016

Meet a 2016 Touchstone Honoree

Girls Inc. is pleased to announce 2016 Touchstone Awards honoree, Sally Herrholz, who has over 30 years of nonprofit leadership experience at the national and local level. Jane Fortune, Dr. Ora Pescovitz, and Rev. Jean Smith will also be honored during the awards luncheon and will be featured in enewsletters leading up to the event. […]

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