Girls Inc. Fuels
her inner fire

Girls Inc. advocates on behalf of girls and delivers life-changing programs and experiences.

Our research-based programming curricula is delivered by trained professionals who focus on the development of the whole girl, supporting, mentoring and guiding girls in an affirming, pro-girl environment where girls gain the skills and knowledge they need to succeed.

Girls Inc. girls are less likely to engage in risky behaviors and more likely to graduate from post-secondary education, achieve academically, lead healthy and physically active lives, manage money, navigate media messages, and discover an interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. The network of local Girls Inc. nonprofit organizations serves girls ages 5-18 annually at over 1,200 sites in 350 cities across the United States and Canada.

Positive Outcome

1 %

of Girls Inc. girls in high school feel happy with their bodies, compared to 22% nationally.

Girls increase their understanding of health issues affecting them, their families, and their communities. They develop the motivation and practical skills to take charge of their health today and throughout their lives.

Through Healthy Living programming girls:

Increase their level of physical
activity and view their bodies more positively.

Positive Outcome

1 %

of Girls Inc. girls say, “I can do even the hardest homework if I try.”

Girls participate in program activities and experiences that expand on and support their school-based learning and engagement.

Through Academic Enrichment & Support programming girls:

Improve their outlook and performance in school.

Positive Outcome

1 %

of Girls Inc. girls reported being hopeful about their futures.

Girls participate in activities and experiences that build the learning, skills and behaviors that enable them to function independently and live a productive and fulfilling lives.

Through Life Skills programming girls:

Increase persistence and resilience.

These elements are critical to
sucessful outcomes.

People
Trained staff and volunteers who build lasting, mentoring relationships. Our staff take the time to engage with families, encourage girls to pursue leadership positions, and serve as role models.
Environment
Girls-only, physically and emotionally safe; where there is a sisterhood of support, high expectations, and mutual respect.
Programming
Girls-only, physically and emotionally safe; where there is a sisterhood of support, high expectations, and mutual respect.