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Three Scholars Selected for Women of Inspiration Education Award presented by Syncrude

October 12, 2021

Fort McMurray, Alberta (October 12, 2021) — Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta (Girls Inc.) and Syncrude are thrilled to announce this year’s scholars of the Women of Inspiration Education Award presented by Syncrude. The three scholars are:  Areebah Mansoor for the Barb Jewers Memorial Scholarship Denna Flett for the Elsie Yanik Memorial Scholarship Laurell Pallot […]

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27th Annual Golf Tournament Fore Girls Inc. raises nearly $25,000

September 20, 2021

Fort McMurray, Alberta (September 17, 2021) — Over 70 golfers joined Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta (Girls Inc.) for the 27th Annual Golf Tournament Fore Girls Inc. presented by Fort McMurray First Nation Group of Companies on September 4. Golfers came together in a tie-dye spirit at Miskanaw Golf Club for a fun afternoon of […]

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You’re invited to our upcoming Annual General Meeting

May 1, 2021

Please join Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta on June 2, 2021 for our Annual General Meeting. This year’s meeting will be held virtually on Zoom starting at 7pm. RSVP to admin@girlsincofnorthernalberta.org by Monday, May 17 to receive your AGM package and meeting link.

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Press Release: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration raises $65K

March 16, 2021

Mosaic: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration a success for girls in Wood Buffalo Region Fort McMurray (March 16) — Over 300 attendees joined Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta (Girls Inc.) in celebrating and awarding five local women at its MOSAIC: Women of Inspiration Virtual Celebration presented by Bouchier on March 8, 2021. While honouring these […]

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Girls Inc of Northern Alberta Girls at Bat Program

Get moving with Jays Care Foundation

May 11, 2020

The Jays Care Foundation works to provide a level playing field for all children and youth across Canada. Jays Care has been a Girls Inc. partner through their Girls At Bat program. Did you know? – If a girl hasn’t participated in organized sport by age 10, there is only a 10% chance she will […]

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Girls Inc of Northern Alberta and Finning Canada announce first scholarship recipients

Release: Finning Canada and Girls Inc name first scholarship winners

February 11, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fort McMurray (February 11, 2020)— On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Finning Canada are honoured to announce the first recipients of the Finning Canada Spotlight on STEM Awards.  Carolyn Spence and Kaylen Young will receive $1,000 each from Finning as they work to […]

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Queens In Code lead a Girls Inc. Of Northern Alberta Operation S.M.A.R.T. Session.

Small but mighty: Queens in Code

November 4, 2019

A group of girls from Westwood Community High School are navigating the science world their own way and including the younger generation with them.  Queens in Code (QIC) is a student led organization in Fort McMurray that is working toward encouraging and integrating girls in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) field at a […]

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