Whether girls are learning to read, develop a business plan, design a website, or leading a town hall discussion, there are common threads that run through Girls Inc. programming and help ensure girls’ success. We use these criteria to create consistent experiences, outcomes, and levels of quality in everything we do for girls.
Why Girls Inc
A physically, socially, and emotionally safe place.
Trusting relationships with trained adult staff and volunteers.
Intentional & Compensatory Programming
Holistic programs that provide access and exposure to new opportunities.
Relevant, field-tested curricula that build girls’ knowledge, skills, and mind-sets.
Interactive Skill-Building Activities
Girl-centered, motivating, and engaging programs
Programming and personal connections over time to increase positive outcomes
Theory of Change
Our Theory of Change is that the Girls Inc. Experience leads to these long-term outcomes:
- Healthy choices
- Sound body image
- Healthy relationships
- Motivated to achieve
- Improved performance in school
- Graduates from high school
- Sets & achieves personal, educational and career goals
- Uses own voice & advocates for others
- Has resistance skills
- Ability to regulate emotion
- Knowledge of life skills application
- Is resilient