November 2013 Issue
"My mom always told me I could do anything I set my mind to - which is why I'm so passionate about Girls Inc. of NYC, one of my favorite charities. It helps bright young women from challenging backgrounds do incredible things." - Stephanie Ruhle, Girls Inc. of NYC Board of Directors
CUNY TV: Brian Lehrer Show
October 28, 2013
Two of our 13-year-old participants from Downtown Brooklyn, Tiara Coleman and Rhea John, were invited to share their thoughts on New York City's self-esteem campaign.
Check out their segment here >
Alumni to Speak at Commemoration of 50th Anniversary of “I Have a Dream” Speech
August 28, 2013
“It is amazing to represent all the girls who Girls Inc. serves and African American girls across the country in speaking about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For me, freedom means the right to get a good education, share my voice equally, and achieve greatness.” – Shantia
Check out Shantia's remarks here >
July 3, 2013
Check out one of our Girls Inc. of NYC participants, Theory Cogbill, and her mother on a segment with Christina Brown and guest co-host Michaela Angela Davis about girls who are interested in technology and coding.
Check out the segment here >
April/May 2013 Issue
"I want everyone’s kids to get a fair shot in this world, and that’s what Girls Inc. of New York City does." - Stephanie Ruhle, Girls Inc. of NYC Board of Directors
Check out the article here >
PBS American Graduate Day
September 22, 2012
We were selected by PBS to take part in their first-ever American Graduate Day, a multi-media platform event thatfocused on improving high school graduation rates in America. We were the only agency selected to focus solely on girls.
Check our our live segement >
106.7 Lite LM, Get Connected
September 23, 2012
Check out Odette Nemes, our Director of Programs, on Lite FM’s Affair Public Affairs show Get Connected. Tune in to learn how we are inspiring girls to be strong, smart, and bold through our high impact programs.
Download the podcast >
3rd Annual Junior Board Fall Fete
September 12, 2013
This fun event will feature cocktails, small bites, a fabulous silent auction including prizes from Zipcar, CitiBike, Exhale Mind Body Spa, Rent the Runway, The Spotted Pig, any many more, as well as a raffle for two Delta Air Lines tickets!
Check out pictures from the event here >
2013 Girls InCharge Summit
July 23-25, 2013
Girls Inc. partnered with Sam’s Club Giving Program this summer to give 52 high school girls a once-in-a-lifetime experience to build business and workplace skills.
Learn more >
Second Annual Spring Luncheon
April 29, 2013
Girls Inc. of NYC's Spring Luncheon will feature Diana L. Taylor who will receive our Strong, Smart, and Bold Leadership Award.
Learn more about the event >
Annual College Shower
June 6, 2013
Since 1999, Girls Inc. of NYC has honored our members who are transitioning from high school to college through our Annual College Shower. At the event the graduates' family, friends, and supporters celebrate their achievements and support them as they continue to prove that they are strong, smart, and bold!
Learn more about the Annual College Shower >