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North Texans Come Together to Give!

The fourth annual North Texas Giving Day was held September 13 from 7 a.m. until midnight and was an overwhelming success! The day raised more than $14.4 million from 37,858 gifts for 927 nonprofits! Girls Inc. of Tarrant County was excited to participate in our first Giving Day and raised more than [...]

2017-01-10T23:18:48+00:00 September 14th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

We love to go to the FWSO!

Tito Puente Jr. lit up the stage at the Fort Worth Symphony’s “Concerts in the Garden” last month.  Girls Inc. members had the privilege of attending this electrifying show of latin jazz and salsa. Before the show, the girls were invited backstage to meet Mr. Puente.  He welcomed the girls and greeted [...]

2017-01-10T23:18:48+00:00 July 20th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

"Chemistry behind beauty"

The “Chemistry behind Beauty” Summer SMART camp was held at the University of Texas at Arlington and was sponsored by Chesapeake Energy. On the first day of camp, UTA Staff, Ms. Norma took the girls on a tour of the university campus. Seeing the large beautiful campus was inspiring. Attending summer camp [...]

2017-01-10T23:18:48+00:00 July 19th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Guest blog – Elizabeth volunteers at SMART Camp

I am Elizabeth, an undergraduate student at the University of North Texas. I am majoring in Psychology and will be graduating this December. I was inspired to volunteer with youth after taking a Play Therapy course at school. I was very fortunate to stumble upon Girls Inc. via a job shadowing program [...]

2017-01-10T23:18:48+00:00 July 18th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lions, and tigers and … animals, oh my!

“This was the best camp I have ever been to!”  “I wish it would last all summer!”  These are just a few quotes from some of the girls who attended the Animal Science SMART Camp held at the Shepherd of Life Lutheran Church in Arlington.  The girls learned about different animal habitats [...]

2017-01-10T23:18:48+00:00 July 11th, 2012|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments