Five and six year old youth in the summer program Marching for "Love" in the community Youth performing in our Summer Showcase Summer Camp 2020

Global Girls Inc.

Org #31298
Vetted since 2015
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Global Girls mission is to equip girls of color with skills that nurture their individual growth and inspire them to use their talents for positive change in their communities and throughout the world. We provide a safe space where participants learn performance, communication and social/emotional skills. Our curriculum is grounded in positive youth development best practices stemming from research in child and adolescent development. The overwhelming consensus is that youth need the following key assets to thrive and become healthy productive adults: 1. Safe environment 2. Supportive environment 3. Interaction 4. Engagement 5. Youth-centered policies and practices 6. High expectations The... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Marvinetta Woodley-Penn
Marvinetta Woodley-Penn
Marvinetta M WoodleyPenn, Sherron Hawkins, Kiara Jones, Ryonn Gloster, Andrea Styles, Madison Mosley, Rani Person, Patricia Davis
Organization Information
8151 S South Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
United States
Organization Information
8151 S South Chicago Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
United States

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Oct 8, 2021
Performing arts inspire healthy lifestyles
Conversations with teachers, principals and other arts organization leaders are pointing to one disturbing trend - younger children developing unhealthy habits in part due to excessive and/or...
Jun 15, 2021
Global Girls is ready to engage girls again!
As the world reopens from COVID shutdown, Global Girls is gearing up for a full summer of programs, new performances and new partnerships. Our yearlong “In Person Virtual School”...
Feb 16, 2021
Global Girls 21st Anniversary. She's an adult now.
In the midst of the work is the work. You start with a bit of a plan that morphs and bends and even bleeds over into the next plan. If you stop too long to perfect everything, before trying to make...
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