Girls Inc. of Greater Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey
INSPIRING ALL GIRLS TO BE STRONG, SMART & BOLD.
With roots dating to 1864 and national status since 1945, Girls Inc. has responded to the changing needs of girls through research-based programs and public education efforts that empower girls to understand, value, and assert their rights. Girls Inc. serves over 140,000 girls annually through 83 affiliates.
Girls Inc. of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey is a nonprofit, local affiliate of the Girls Inc. national organization. We offer programs for girls ages 6 - 18. These programs focus on leadership and community service, science, technology and math, reading literacy, financial literacy, healthy decision making, and media literacy. We serve more than 2,000 girls in Philadelphia and Montgomery counties annually working with schools, community partners, the juvenile justice system, corporations and approximately 75 volunteers.