INNOVATIVE PROGRAMS

Girls Inc. of Orange County offers programs developed by our national organization as well as local programs designed by our staff and volunteers to meet the interests and needs of girls served in Orange County. The programs developed by the national organization are research-based and tested to be effective in empowering girls to be Strong, Smart, and Bold.

Program Philosophy

Girls Inc. programs feature research-based curricula for girls agesĀ 5 to 18 at over 50 outreach sites each year. We put our mission into practice by strengthening the whole girl, by providing year-round, holistic, compensatory, and intentional programming; focusing on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math), healthy relationships, sound body image and teaching girls to use their voice to advocate for themselves and others.

Strong

Educating girls with age-appropriate programs that promote:

  • Health & Nutrition

  • Physical Fitness

  • Healthy Body Image

  • Prevention of Personal Violence and Substance Abuse

Smart

Challenging girls to explore and be inspired by programming focused on:

  • Science, Math & Technology

  • Academic Tutoring

  • Economic Literacy

  • College and Career Planning

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