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Engaging, Empowering Virtual Programs for Girls

Now more than ever, Girls Inc. Indy recognizes the importance of creating lessons that transcend beyond the classroom. That’s why this school year, girls ages 6-14 can participate in Girls Inc.’s intentional and research-based curriculum online, independently from their school.

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International Day of the Girl: It’s Time to Show Up for All Girls

On this International Day of the Girl, let’s ensure girls are heard and can bring their entire selves to their future because it’s well past time for them to lead. Let’s dig into the challenging work required to create intersectional equity for women and girls. Let’s be aware of the disparities between girls in our community, and use our words, our power, and our resources to lift up all girls.

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A Letter from Elyssa Campondonico-Barr, President & CEO

Dear friends and supporters of Girls Inc. Indy, We believe that girls are powerful. We also believe that Girls Inc. girls are the change makers we need to achieve a just and equitable society. We stand together with girls to deplore systemic racism and to demand...

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Meet Esha Khullar: STEM Role Model and Girls Inc. Volunteer

Written by Samantha Nower Esha Khullar has a very specific job. She’s a scientist at Corteva Agriscience, and she’s currently heading up a team dedicated to improving microbial strains through targeted rational engineering. Her official title is Strain Engineering...

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Meet Katie Sperka: YWIL Alumna and Student Scientist

Written by Samantha Nower When asked about Girls Inc. Indy’s Young Women in Leadership (YWIL) program, Katie Sperka says, “It was the best thing that could’ve happened to me my senior year.” A freshman Animal Behavior major at Indiana University Bloomington, Katie...

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We Welcome Media Inquiries

As a local expert on today’s girls, we welcome media inquiries and requests for interviews. For more information, please contact:

Mackenzie Pickerrell
Chief Development Officer

MPickerrell@girlsincindy.org or 317.522.2605