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Girls Speak

A place for your words, your art, your actions, your goals and your dreams

#BlackExcellence: Girl Ambassador Program Participant Earns Full Ride to James Madison University

By Girls For A Change | Jun 14, 2021

Michelle Johnson is a high-achieving student graduating from Huguenot High School. Outside of her classes, she has been  working hard in both our Girl Ambassador Program and on one of…

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Fresh Start

Girls For A Change + DTLR: Fresh START for local students

By Girls For A Change | May 21, 2021

As the pandemic wanes, Girls For A Change and DTLR look to recharge students with a series of family and community engagement events. Students need support more than ever as…

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Girls For A Change Blog Recognized

By Ashley Ray | May 19, 2021

We are excited to share that the Girls For A Change blog was listed as a “Top 35 Black Nonprofit Blogs” by Feedspot! We are so honored to be named…

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#BlackExcellence: Former Girl Ambassador Program Participant Becomes High School Valedictorian

By Girls For A Change | Apr 22, 2021

Abena Williams has been with the Girl Ambassador Program since 2019. As a participant, Abena has always been diligent about her training and her employers have always had wonderful things…

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Girls For A Change Collaborates with Jr. NBA for New Girl Action Team

By Girls For A Change | Jan 21, 2021

We are excited to announce a new partnership with the Jr. NBA to keep High School and Middle School female athletes in the Richmond community engaged. Starting in February, we…

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Best Moments of 2020

By Girls For A Change | Jan 20, 2021

Last year was unprecedented to say the least. We knew this pandemic was going to negatively impact Black girls in more ways than one. Not being around their peers, losing…

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Smiling Black woman speaking to two Black girls in a technology lab

Girls For A Change is Building a Diverse Next Generation Workforce

By Girls For A Change | Jan 4, 2021

Girls For A Change Girl Ambassador Program Offers a Solution to Educational Barriers and School Dropout The COVID-19 pandemic has put a spotlight on the deep inequities that exist in…

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#BLAIRISMS T-Shirt Design Contest

By Girls For A Change | Nov 30, 2020

We are proud to announce a new partnership with #BLAIRISMS, a leader in brand activism! This strategic partnership kicked off Sunday, October 11 with the celebration of  International Day of…

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Join us for the 2020 Virtual Black Girl Rally

By Girls For A Change | Sep 17, 2020

Girls For A Change (GFAC) is hosting its annual Black Girl Rally on Saturday, September 26 from 12pm- 5pm EST. This year’s rally will be a virtual summit to explore…

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