Diane, an ING volunteer, came to speak to our girls from Green B. Trimble Technical High School who are participating in the "Girls Inc. Investing Matters" program. The girls are gaining experience in managing an investment portfolio and learning about long term investing principles.
Networking and meeting others in your field is an important aspect of an internship. Today our interns met social work professionals and received advice on job-searching. Thank you to The Women's Center for hosting this event for us.
Girls Inc develops research-based informal education programs that encourage girls to take risks and master physical, intellectual and emotional challenges. Hannah's mom says she is thankful for Girls Inc. because they have taught her daughter to be strong, smart and bold.
"My dad's tablet was not working and he wanted to throw it away. I used what I learned at SMART [Science Math and Relevant Technology] Camp and I fixed his tablet. He was impressed and I feel proud!" - Vero, 7th Grade
My first day of college was better than I imagined. TCC Trinity River campus is gorgeous and I am glad I chose this school for myself. I was nervous to be on campus for the first time, but I was relieved to see some old friends. I had a break between classes [...]
Girls Inc. of Tarrant County is excited to be a part of the new Care Closet at Eastern Hills High School. The Fort Worth Police department and Eastern Hills High School recruited an amazing team of volunteers who organized the Care Closet last weekend. A team of 40 volunteers spent the [...]
Girls at our Northside Branch Library program were excited to meet one of Girls Inc. of Tarrant County’s Board members, Courtney. She spoke to the girls about her career in human resources and emphasized the importance of obtaining a college degree. Courtney explained that getting her Master’s degree has helped her advance [...]
This spring, the girls at Charles E Nash Elementary School have been participating in our Friendly Peer and Girls Beyond Bullying Programs. The girls have enjoyed activities such as creating anti-bullying posters to hang around the school, making friendship bracelets and practicing refusal skills. The girls looked forward to group each week [...]
Girls Inc. girls from Berry Elementary School and Eastern Hills High School attended the Texas Ranger baseball game at the Ballpark in Arlington on Monday May 20. The girls arrived at the ballpark in their festive Texas Ranger t-shirts ready to cheer on their team. The girls screamed for their favorite players [...]
Alex is in her second semester at Texas State University and she is loving every minute of the college experience. She is enrolled in core classes this year, and while some have been challenging, Alex has maintained a GPA of over 3.0. Alex is participating in extracurricular activities on campus, one of [...]