The Power of One

Girls, Inc. of Owensboro-Daviess County

www.girlsincowensboro.org

Mission:  To inspire all girls to be strong, smart and bold.

2007 Grant Recipient — $104,000

Girls, Inc.

Program/Project:  Capital Improvement Project that established a website, replaced and/or upgraded existing computers, furnishings, appliances, security systems and program supplies at the Rolling Heights Campus.  Girls, Inc. provides education programs to high-risk girls in underserved areas in order to prepare them to lead successful, independent and fulfilling lives.

 

 

2014 Grant Recipient — $100,000

Program/Project: IMPACTING Safe Travel.

For 45 years Girls Inc. of Owensboro-Daviess County has been dedicated to inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold.   Impacting Safe Travels will replace two vans with new vehicles to aid in the safe transportation to and from the club and on field trips for the 500 girls enrolled annually in Girls Inc. programming. It will also allow the implementation of the “Girls Under the Hood and In the Driver’s Seat” program to help girls and their mothers learn basic vehicle maintenance and safe   driving techniques.