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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. Programming and COVID-19

March 13, 2020

3/13/2020 Dear Families and Stakeholders: We wanted to reach out to you as we know that there is an increasing sense of anxiety and confusion regarding COVID-19, as well as its potential impact on our programming. Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta takes the wellbeing of our girls, families, stakeholders and staff very seriously. We make […]

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Stronger, Smarter, Bolder: Girls take the Lead

January 6, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Girls Inc. Releases Stronger, Smarter, Bolder: Girls Take the Lead Report — Trend Analysis of Major Factors Affecting Girls and Guidance on Nurturing the Next Generation of Women Leaders New evaluation from American Institutes for Research found Girls Inc. girls more likely to see themselves as leaders, influencing and improving their local […]

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Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta Fourth Woman of Inspiration Michelle Farrow

Bouchier and Girls Inc. announce fourth woman of inspiration

December 16, 2019

Fort McMurray (December 2019)— Girls Inc. of Northern Alberta and Bouchier is honoured to announce the fourth Women of Inspiration Nominee is Michelle Farrow. Farrow graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Recreational Therapy in 2002 and pursued a career as a Recreational Therapist and Volunteer Coordinator in the Maritimes. Farrow moved to Fort […]

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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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The Top Issues Facing Canadian Girls

November 20, 2017

The Top Issues Facing Canadian Girls Girls Inc. is committed to advancing the rights and opportunities of girls and young women, with a particular focus on the needs of girls from low-income communities and girls who face multiple, intersectional challenges. Informed by the voices of girls themselves, we advocate to break through the barriers girls […]

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