An Experience Volunteering for Girls

Diana Nolting is a Girls Inc. volunteer and marketing manager for the Indianapolis Indians. “As a volunteer for Girls Inc., I’ve been able to see the impact that Girls Inc. programming has on girls in the Indianapolis area firsthand. I grew up at a time...

Give and Receive the Gift of Mentorship

I was recently invited to a Christmas party hosted by a group of volunteers from the Junior League of Indianapolis. I arrived at the party, fully decorated with a beautiful tree and festive wreaths, and started talking to some of the incredible women, many of whom...

Thankful for Volunteers

As a Program Support Coordinator, I am regularly asked by my volunteers for advice or assistance with their programs. This past Wednesday, I went to a Work It Out program full of some chatty 6th graders who had been challenging their volunteer facilitators and being...

Indy Women Give Back to Girls

Coming into the role as volunteer engagement specialist, I knew that our volunteers would be remarkable. What I didn’t know was that after each initial volunteer interview, I’d sit and wonder: How did Indianapolis get so lucky to have all of these women in...