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Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta’s 2nd Woman of Inspiration 2017-2018 Presented by Syncrude Announced

By ADMIN / October 27, 2017 / 0 Comments

July 2017 (Fort McMurray) Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Syncrude are proud to announce the 2nd nominee for the Women of Inspiration Series 2017-2018: Kim Conway Ms. Conway was born and raised in Gander, a small community in central Newfoundland. After graduating high school Kim left home to attend university in St. Johns. Kim…

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Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta’s 1st Woman of Inspiration 2017-2018 Presented by Syncrude Announced

By ADMIN / October 27, 2017 / 0 Comments

June 2017 (Fort McMurray) Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Syncrude are proud to announce the 1st nominee for the Women of Inspiration series 2017-2018: Teresa Nahwegahbow-Daynes Teresa is Ojibwe from the Whitefish River First Nations in Ontario. She and her husband moved to Fort McMurray in 2006 for the work opportunities. Teresa is the…

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Build your Resume while Building a Snowman with Girls Inc ❄️

By ADMIN / October 2, 2017 / 0 Comments

We are seeking more Mentors for the Staying Strong Mentoring Program. Staying Strong Group Mentoring program is facilitated by mentors with Girls Inc. Staff assistance from October to June meeting weekly for 2 hours. Mentors are asked to share in planning activities with the group on topics they feel will help build self-confidence, community awareness…

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Staying Strong Mentoring Program Starts October 18, 2017

By ADMIN / September 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

Girls Inc of Northern Alberta will be operating the Staying Strong Mentoring Program. This program focuses on Healthy lifestyles, self-esteem, art, leadership and anti-violence & anti-bullying through activities that are facilitated by the mentors with Girls Inc. Staff assistance. Mentoring helps to builds self confidence, improve grades, enhance relationships with family and peers, and develop a…

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6th Annual Girls Inc S.M.A.R.T. Program with BrainSTEM Alliance

By ADMIN / August 15, 2017 / Comments Off on 6th Annual Girls Inc S.M.A.R.T. Program with BrainSTEM Alliance

We are pleased to offer the S.M.A.R.T. Program (Science, Math, and Relevant Technology) for the 6th year.  This 7 session program is designed to introduce girls aged 10-14* to engineering concepts. The program will consist of weekly 3 hour sessions that will include discussions of basic scientific theory as well as activities that will reinforce engineering principles and introduce the engineering…

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Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta’s 10th Woman of Inspiration 2016-2017 Presented by Syncrude Announced

By ADMIN / March 27, 2017 / Comments Off on Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta’s 10th Woman of Inspiration 2016-2017 Presented by Syncrude Announced

March 2017 Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta’s 10th Woman of Inspiration 2016-2017 Presented by Syncrude Announced (Fort McMurray) Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Syncrude are proud to announce the 10th nominee for the Women of Inspiration series 2016-2017: Kristi Pinkney Hines Ms. Hines is a born Fort McMurrite and other than the time that…

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Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta 2nd Woman of Inspiration 2016-2017 Presented by Syncrude Announced

By ADMIN / January 6, 2017 / Comments Off on Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta 2nd Woman of Inspiration 2016-2017 Presented by Syncrude Announced

July 2016 Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta’s 2nd Woman of Inspiration 2016-2017 Presented by Syncrude Announced   (Fort McMurray) Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Syncrude are proud to announce the 2nd nominee for the Women of Inspiration series 2016-2017: Jude Friesen Ms. Friesen is the school counsellor at the Bill Woodward School in Anzac.…

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WOI Education Scholarship Recipients 2015/2016

By ADMIN / September 8, 2016 / Comments Off on WOI Education Scholarship Recipients 2015/2016

  (Fort McMurray) Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Syncrude are proud to announce the winners of the Girls Inc. Women of Inspiration Education Scholarship for 2015-2016. The three $5000 scholarships are being awarded to female students from the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, who are pursuing a post- secondary education, be it through college,…

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2016 SMART Program

By ADMIN / August 5, 2016 / Comments Off on 2016 SMART Program

For a 5th year Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and BrainStem Alliance are partnering to inspire the next generation of Female Engineers by offering the SMART program (Science, Math and Relevant Technology).  This is an 8 session program where girls ages 10-14 will work with female engineers to explore the vast array of engineering disciplines. …

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Woman of Inspiration Celebration – June 10th, 2017

By ADMIN / July 28, 2016 / Comments Off on Woman of Inspiration Celebration – June 10th, 2017

We hope you will be able to join us this coming June 10th, 2017 for the  5th Annual Woman of Inspiration Celebration Presented by Syncrude. On Saturday June 10th, 2017 you are invited to an Afternoon Luncheon (12:00 PM – 3:00 PM) at the UNIFOR Building (10019 MacDonald Avenue) to celebrate 12 amazing women from our community whom embody the Girls Inc. mantra of…

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