Girls Inc. Inspires all girls to be strong, smart and bold


We provide girls 6 to 18 years old with the knowledge and skills needed to break free from gender stereotypes, create social change and be proud of who they are. 

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Our comprehensive approach addresses all aspects of a girl's life and helps her discover and develop her inherent strengths. Girls receive programming to grow up healthy, educated and independent. 
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Finning Canada STEM Award Recipients Announced

By J H | February 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Finning Canada are honoured to share the two recipients of the Finning Canada STEM Award.  The $1000 scholarships are awarded to two young women from the Wood Buffalo Region that are studying a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) related discipline.  This year the recipients are: Aparna Gupta and […]

Two-day Women of Inspiration event: Farah Mohamed and Maryam Tsegaye to headline

By J H | February 1, 2021 | 0 Comments

Fort McMurray (TBC)— Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta is excited to announce more details about the Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration presented by Bouchier.  Mosaic: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration, presented by Bouchier, celebrates and honours five outstanding women of this community on International Women’s Day 2021: Monday, March 8, 2021 (6:30-8:30pm).   To highlight the […]

Youngest Women of Inspiration Nominee Selected

By J H | January 15, 2021 | 0 Comments

Fort McMurray (January 15, 2021)— Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Bouchier are pleased to announce the final nominee in the Women of Inspiration 2020-2021 Series. The committee has selected 18-year-old Shreeya Patel, she was chosen because of her efforts related to empowering girls, leadership and involvement with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Patel […]

Strong STEM advocate named fourth Women of Inspiration Nominee

By J H | November 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

Fort McMurray (Nov. 10, 2020)— Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Bouchier are excited to announce the fourth nominee in the 2020-21 Women of Inspiration Series. Chithra Udayashaukar will be honoured with four other women at the Women of Inspiration Celebration in March. Chithra has been a member of Fort McMurray for 16 years. She […]

You’re Invited!

By J H | October 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

Please join us on Thursday, November 19 at 7pm for Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta Annual General Meeting. This year’s meeting will be held virtually on Zoom. To RSVP/receive meeting link, please email admin@girlsincofnorthernalberta.org by Monday, November 16.

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