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G.I.R.L.S. Club

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 153 people are interested
A Mentorship Program

G.I.R.L.S. Club is need of female mentors (college and young adults in the workforce) who are willing to commit at least one year to a middle or high school girl. Mentors are caring indivuduals who, along with the organization, provide a young person with emotional support, positive reinforcement, academic assistance, and a constructive example in a structured and trusting relationship. Mentors will communicate with mentee(s) weekly and document that communication. In addition, mentors will attend pre-planned monthly outings with mentee.

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About G.I.R.L.S. Club

Location:

1062 W. Mercury Blvd, Ste. 7237, Hampton, VA 23666, US

Mission Statement

To empower teen girls to succeed in every area of life regardless of their family background, educational challenges, or socio-economic status through mentorship and faith.

Description

The G.I.R.L.S. Club is an incorporated organization that was formalized in April 2015 by Chekesha. It occurs in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. School-age girls ranging in ages 11-19 are involved. Any girl regardless of disability, ethnicity, race/color, socioeconomic status or religion can join. It is a faith-based organization that empowers middle and high school girls to succeed in life. The organization discusses real-life issues and how to best handle them. G.I.R.L.S. Club creates an environment that focuses on the whole-child, in particular the social, behavioral, and intellectual aspects of growth. It serves as an outlet and a safe-haven where girls can get developmental needs met. The organization assists girls in strengthening their faith, their relationships with parents, peers, and the community; while being guided by trained mentors. Every girl in the club has an advocate who provides support and structure to improve their decision-making skills thus ensuring their social, behavioral and academic success.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Faith-Based

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1062 W Mercury Blvd Ste. 7237HamptonHampton, VA 23666

(37.04452,-76.38522)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • A minimum of a year

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