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Girls Speak

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

Paying it Forward with The Ezer Agency

By Girls For A Change | Aug 3, 2020

During her time at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Altimese Nichole found it difficult to juggle school work, living on her own and navigating the requirements to receive financial aid. Now…

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Meet Our 2020 Virtual Camp Diva Facilitators

By Girls For A Change | Jun 17, 2020

Now that Camp Diva is online, we know many parents and girls are anxious about what to expect. We recognize now more than ever the need for social connection and…

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Virtual Camp Diva FAQs

By Girls For A Change | Jun 15, 2020

All of your Camp Diva Questions Answered! Our summer virtual experience was created as a direct response to the social distancing and shelter-in-place protocols resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. This…

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Girls For A Change Rallies Support from Political Leaders, Celebrities, Individual Donors to Keep Girls Employed During Pandemic

By Girls For A Change | May 15, 2020

May 5, 2020 (Richmond, Va.) – For two years, Breeana Gant was one of 20 girls enrolled in Girls For A Change’s (GFAC) Girl Ambassador Program (GAP), a workforce development…

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Bridging the Gap: How Can We End the Digital Divide?

By Girls For A Change | May 15, 2020

In today’s society, internet access and technology is becoming more and more essential to everyday life. Students require this commodity to be successful in their academic life and will need…

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Support a Black Girl. Lift up a Small Business.

By Girls For A Change | May 4, 2020

“When America catches a cold, Black women and girls get the flu.” Well, in 2020, when America catches coronavirus, Black people die. Blacks in about every state with racial data…

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All of The Great Things our 2019-2020 Girl Action Teams Accomplished

By Girls For A Change | Apr 15, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, schools across Virginia were closed for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. Unfortunately, that means our Girl Action Teams (GAT) were suspended. Despite not…

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COVID-19 Update from Girls For A Change

By Girls For A Change | Mar 16, 2020

This post was originally published on March 16th, 2020. We are leaving it here at the moment, but it will not be updated. For the latest information on how Girls…

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The LA 2020 Experience

By Girls For A Change | Mar 6, 2020

Over the years, our CEO Angela Patton has been establishing relationships in Los Angeles with amazing and passionate supporters of Girls For A Change. Through her relationships, she has been…

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