GSUSA aims to empower girls and to help teach values such as honesty, fairness, courage, compassion, character, sisterhood, confidence, and citizenship through activities including camping, community service, learning first aid, and earning badges by acquiring practical skills. Girl Scouts’ achievements are recognized through rank advancement and by various special awards such as the Girl Scout Bronze, Silver, […]
The Girl Effect is a concept that was initially created to illustrate the extraordinary potential of adolescent girls. Launched with a short film that caught the attention of global leaders at the 2009 World Economic Forum, the Girl Effect has since evolved into a global movement of supporters who believe girls are the most powerful […]
Girls Inc. focuses on giving confidence to girls. Media literacy, economic literacy, adolescent health, violence prevention and sports participation are some of the educational topics the organization focuses on.
The RandomKid mission is to provide staff and services to youth, of all backgrounds and abilities, for the development, management and accomplishment of their goals to help others. They educate, mobilize, unify and empower youth to directly impact local and global needs. By helping kids to become innovative and successful world problem-solvers, they are securing a better […]
Since its founding in 1994, Science Club for Girls (SCFG) has provided the very best in girls-specific programming by connecting girls in K-12 grades, especially those from underrepresented groups, with female mentor-scientists through free science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs in a fun, nurturing, interactive environment. Its club-based model fosters both scientific thinking and sisterhood for our […]
See the DreamWakers video, here. Condoleezza Rice, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Misty Copeland—please call Monica Gray and Annie Medaglia. They want you as speakers for their DreamWakers program, which brings high-profile and inspirational achievers to students in need via free Skype sessions and Google Hangouts. The program is so innovative and effective, it’s earned Gray and […]
New York City, NY
New York, NY
Chime for Change is a global campaign to convene, unite and strengthen the voices speaking out for girls and women around the world. The campaign focuses on using innovative approaches to raise funds and awareness for projects promoting education, health and justice for girls and women. To date, Chime for Change has rallied support through […]
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Inspire Her Mind is a suite of programs undertaken by the Verizon foundation to help parents and teachers inspire more girls to get involved with STEM including ad campaigns, funding for programs like Girls Who Code and awareness campaigns.
Girls Who Code is a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors. Their programs work to educate, inspire, and equip high school girls with the skills and resources to pursue opportunities in computing fields.