News and Events

July 31st, 2015

Meet Whitney Thomas: Grants Manager

Maria Paez

We are excited to welcome the newest addition to the Girls Inc. team, Whitney Thomas, Grants Manager. Learn about what makes Whitney strong, smart, and bold. What will be your role at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis? I will be managing the grants process, including researching prospective foundation and corporate donors, submitting funding proposals, and reporting on […]

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July 29th, 2015

Groundbreaking Move by NFL

Ashley Miser

In a sport dominated by men, the NFL (National Football League) has made a groundbreaking move this week for women! The Arizona Cardinals have hired the first female coach in NFL history. Jen Welter will be making her debut as the Cardinals linebacker and training camp intern coach. Her quote to NBC news speaks volumes to […]

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July 23rd, 2015

Internship Highlights

Maria Paez

When people ask me how my internship with Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis is going, I honestly don’t know where to begin. There is so much I want to share because so far it has been absolutely incredible! So, let me share a few highlights of my internship. I have learned that Public Relations is […]

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July 8th, 2015

Meet Nakisha Jones: Volunteer Engagement Specialist

Maria Paez

We are lucky to have an amazing team at Girls Inc. working to empower girls every day. Get to know one of our newest Girls Inc. team members, Volunteer Engagement Specialist Nakisha Jones: What will be your role at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis? I am the Volunteer Engagement Specialist for Girls Inc. My role […]

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July 2nd, 2015

In the Summer, We Read

Ashley Miser

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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June 19th, 2015

Only 119 Years Later

Ashley Miser

Finally, well in 2020, there will be a new face on the #TheNew10. The U.S. government will be catching up with the times of gender equality and putting the face of a woman on the ten dollar bill. The New York Times reported that the year 2020 was chosen because it will be “the 100th […]

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June 12th, 2015

Strong, Smart, and Bold Athletes in the News

Maria Paez

Who says women can’t be strong, smart, and bold on the court or on the field? Being an athlete takes hard work, dedication, and passion. And, all women can do just that! Former 2004 Touchstone honoree, Tamika Catchings, makes her mark with the Indianapolis Fever team. Tamika knows what it takes to be strong, smart, […]

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June 3rd, 2015

Meet Maria Paez: Public Relations Intern

Maria Paez

We are excited to welcome the newest addition to our Girls Inc. team, Maria Paez! Get to know what makes her strong, smart, and bold. What will be your role at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis? My role at Girls Inc. of Greater Indianapolis will be the Public Relations Intern. I will be posting on Facebook, […]

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June 2nd, 2015

Meet Dani Neal: Program Support Coordinator

Lee Ann Jourdan

We are lucky to have an amazing team at Girls Inc. working to empower girls every day. Get to know one of our newest Girls Inc. team members, Dani Neal: What will be your role at Girls Inc.? My role at Girls Inc. will be to support our program partners, volunteers, and girls on the […]

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May 11th, 2015

Spring Internship Comes to an End

Lindsay Wenning

I am so sad that my time at Girls Inc. has come to an end. Although I am graduating and making my way into the “adult world”, I am seriously going to miss this wonderful place and all of the great people I have met. If you’ve ever wondered what it is like to work […]

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