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Programs

For Girls and Young Women

Girls Action provides spaces for girls to speak out, build skills, and create action on issues that are important and real to them. Our local girls programs address violence prevention, health promotion, media literacy and leadership. Our national leadership program offers long-term investment and support to young women who are changemakers in their communities.

“To me, leadership means making a difference in others’ lives and challenging myself to always do what is right for me.” -Young Women’s Leadership Program participant

 

Through the National Network

We provide our National Network Members with publications, resources and practical support. Our programs include: coaching, training and networking opportunities that help develop community initiatives and girls' programs. Our National Network fosters learning, connections and collaborations that inform and direct our work.

“My connection with Girls Action helps keep me ‘in the loop’ and motivated around my work. It also helps me see the bigger picture of what I’m doing with my girls’ program and imagine the long-term goal of what we’re collectively working towards – empowered girls.”- Amplify participant

 
See what some Girls Action network members say about leading and supporting girls' groups in their communities.