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The CREW Philadelphia philanthropic partnership grant is being used to offer Operation SMART and Economic Literacy semester long programming to girls in several Philadelphia schools. During the Spring and Summer we will also partner with CREW to develop a series of career exploration opportunities for middle and high school girls. Stay tuned!
Thank you CREW Philadelphia for helping to inspire so many girls to be Strong, Smart and bold!
Read more about the partnership here.
Once again WICT Philadelphia has selected Girls Inc. of Greater Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey as their Gives Back charity of choice! Our affiliate was recognized at the annual WICT Philly Gives Back event, on November 11, 2015. The grant will be used to support our Operation SMART STEM program.
As part of every new Microsoft retail store opening, Microsoft awards software grants to deserving local non-profit and community organizations in support of their missions. Girls Inc of Greater Philadelphia & Southern New Jersey received a $25,000 software grant from Microsoft when they opened their new store in King of Prussia mall on November 7, 2015! THANK YOU MICROSOFT! You can see more pictures from the great day here.
LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT SELECTED AS GIRLS INC. NATIONAL SCHOLAR
Zaa’Raa Padgett, a member of Girls Inc. of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and student at George Washington Carver High School of Engineering and Science in Philadelphia, has been chosen as a 2016 Girls Inc. National Scholar. Congratulations Zaa'Raa! Read the Press release here.
The Fund For Children of The Philadelphia Foundation awards Girls Inc. a grant to support the Ambassador Club - Leadership and Community Action program.