Girls Inc. of Monroe County has served girls in Monroe County since 1975. More than 600 girls from age five to eighteen participate in activities and sports at its West 8th Street center and in schools and agencies throughout Monroe County. Girls Inc. offers interactive, research-based activities that provide academic enrichment and instruction in healthy living and life skills.
Join Girls Inc. on October 11 as we celebrate the International Day of the Girl. The event is open to the entire family and will be organized as an interactive roundtable activities.
The International Day of the Girl Child is a national day of recognition, established by the United Nations in 2011, as part of the 2030 Sustainability Development Goals. It aims to recognize girls’ rights and the unique challenges they face around the world. Girls Inc. will celebrate girls on this day to recognize their power, energy, and creativity, even in the face of discrimination, violence, and lack of education.