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Executive Director,
Karen Kenney

It is a privilege and honor to serve as the Executive Director of an agency directly affiliated with a national organization known for its excellence in inspiring girls to be strong, smart, and bold through research, advocacy, and intentional programming. Our local affiliate provides daily services for more than 100 girls and teens, between the ages 6 and 18, after school and through summer camp. Read more...

Latest News & Events
50th Anniversary Celebration logoCelebrate with us!

Girls Inc.'s 50th Anniversary Gala

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October 11, 2014 - 6:30-9:30 pm
Faz Restaurant, 1111 Broadway St.,
Oakland, CA 94607

Silent auction and entertainment at 6:30 PM
Program and live auction at 8:00 PM
Music and dancing at 8:30 PM

Win Airfare and 8-day Stay in Hawaii

Don’t miss your chance to win 2 roundtrip tickets and an 8-day stay at the Wyndham Kauai Beach Villas in Hawaii for June 20-27, 2015! $25 per raffle ticket. To purchase, call 510-521-1743 ext. 225.

Raffle drawing is October 11, 2014 at the 50th Anniversary Gala. You do not need to be present to win. For complete raffle details, visit Girls Inc.'s 50th Gala page.

Change 4 Change: How it works
  1. "Like" us on Facebook; "Follow" us on Twitter
  2. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the next 50 days to invest your pocket change in big change for our girls.
  3. Make an even bigger impact by sharing with your friends and family on Facebook and Twitter.

For more information, download Girls Inc.'s Change 4 Change FAQ sheet. Even if you don't use social media, you can still participate by downloading the complete Change 4 Change list. Pick the change (or changes) that matter most to you, and then purchase that change through a donation in any amount- big or small. Click below to donate now.

Register for Fall After-School Program

Fall registration for our Girls Program (1st-5th grade) will be at Girls Inc. on August 19th from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

After August 19th, registration is by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact Natalie Duarte at 510-521-1743. Please bring your proof of income, payment, and completed Girls Inc. Registration forms.