2017-2018 Programs Offerings

Girls Inc. offers a variety of programs that are designed to develop the whole girl and to encourage them to become self- sufficient and economically independent adults. Our various STRONG, SMART, and BOLD programs offerings are age appropriate, fun, interactive and are taught in a safe, inclusive environment.

The Following list of programs are offered though school partnerships and can be “mixed & match” to meet the needs of the girls in your school. All programs include our introductory Strong, Smart, and Bold session.

For a full detail list of programs, click here.



Strong, Smart, and Bold ages 6 – 18
This session introduces girls to the mission of Girls Inc. and helps them define what it means to be strong, smart, and bold. Girls identify ways in which they, and the women around them, exemplify these characteristics in day-to-day life.

STRONG: Healthy Living

Girls Inc. Health and Wellness

Growing TogetherSM ages 9-11
Informed & In Charge® ages 12-14 / 6th – 8th grades
Taking Care of Business® ages 14-18 / 9th – 12th grades
Mind+BodySM ages 6 – 18 / 1st – 12th grades
My Girlfriend Zelda ages 6-9 / 1st – 3rd grades
Friendly PEERsuasion® ages 11-14 / 5th – 8th grades

Empowerment & Anti-Bullying

Stand UP! Standing up to relational aggression ages 6-18 / 1st – 12th grades
Discovery LeadershipSM ages 9-11 / 4th -6th grade
Know Your Rights ages 6-18 / 1st – 12th grades


SMART: Academic Enrichment and Support

Girls Inc. Economic Literacy®

She’s on the Money!SM ages 6-8 / 10 sessions
Dollars, Sense, and MeSM ages 9-11 / 10 sessions
Equal Earners, Savvy SpendersSM ages 11-14 / 6th – 8th grades
Futures and OptionsSM ages 15-18

Girls Inc. Operation SMART®

Robotics Program ages 6 – 18
ClubZOOMSM ages 9 – 14 / 4th – 8th grades
Solar Power, Girl Power ages 9 – 14 / 4th – 8th grades
Girls Dig ItSM: An Archaeology Program for Girls ages 12-14


BOLD: Life Skills Instruction

Girls Inc. Media Literacy®

Media and MeSM ages 6-8
Media SmartsSM ages 9-11
Girls Take Another LookSM ages 12-14
Girls Get the MessageSM ages 15-18
Girls Make the MessageSM ages 15-18

Project Bold

Be BOLD ages 6-8
Action for Safety ages 9-11
Living Safe and Strong ages 12-14
Action for SafetySM ages 9 – 11
Living Safe & StrongSM ages 12 – 14



Camps

Spring Break Camp

Dates to be announced
Monday - Friday 9am-6pm

Camp BIT SMART

Dates to be announced
Monday - Friday 8am-6pm
A fun day camp that focuses on science, technology, engineering and math for girls ages 7-11.

Activities Include:

  • Economic literacy
  • Personal development
  • Fun physical activities each day
  • Girls’ Rights Curriculum
  • Exciting, hands-on science projects

Camp SMART

Dates to be announced
Camp SMART is limited to 30 girls, ages 12-15, on a first-come first-serve basis.

Activities Include:

  • Economic literacy
  • Personal growth and development
  • Fun and new physical activities each day
  • Campus tours
  • Guest speakers
  • Exciting, hands-on science projects


For more information or to schedule a program, contact:
Jolea Payne, Program Director
713-802-2260
jolea@girlsinc-houston.org



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