Girls Incorporated® of Sioux City

Inspiring All girls to be
Strong,Smart,and bold.

News and Updates

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Shop online at through July 29 at Barnes & Noble, starting at http://www.bn.com/bookfairs, and a percentage of your purchase will count toward our bookfair when you use this code:

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Click here for online shopping instructions:

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REGISTRATIONS ARE CLOSED for SESSION ONE

Now accepting limited for membership in session 2 (some age groups are full – call 252-1088)

Renewing members must fill out new paperwork, available at the front desk.

New members  – parents must attend orientation July 9 at 1 pm and complete all requirements. Call 252-1088 to verify openings.

New members must fill out paperwork and attend a brief orientation session to be held at Girls Inc. Click here to view dates of the orientations. Please contact Gina at 252-1088 or gina@girlsincofsiouxcity.org. for more information.

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Support Girls Inc.

One Mission… Many Ways To Help!

$50 Provides weekly membership scholarship assistance during the school year so that all girls have the opportunity to take part in the Girls Inc. Experience.

$100 Provides a summer activity fee scholarship to pay for swimming, field trips, special events, and activities.

$500 Provides a school year teen member to participate in a six-week program covering topics including leadership, pregnancy prevention and substance abuse prevention.

$1,000 Provides a full summer scholarship for a special girl who could not otherwise afford to attend.

$5,000 Homework help and computer lab instructional programs for girls through the Helen K. Gleeson Tutoring Center.

$10,000 Provides The Girls Inc. Experience to one age group during the summer.

 Make a Donation

DONATE BY MAIL Send a check or money order to: PO Box 3380 (mailing) Sioux City, IA  51102-3380 DONATE BY PHONE OR FAX To make a donation by phone, please call (712) 252-1088 or Fax Fax:  712.252.4868 EIN:  42-1272032 A United Way Agency

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Current Openings: Check back in August for openings

The ideal Girls Inc. staff candidate is…

PRO-GIRL

Promotes gender equity and is committed to helping girls be strong, smart, and bold. Encourages girls to set and meet high standards of achievement and supports positive risk-taking.

 

A ROLE MODEL AND MENTOR

Displays personal and professional behavior consistent with the Girls Inc. mission for girls and young women to emulate. Is a positive, goal-directed, role model for girls.  Provides every girl support and encouragement to give her best effort.

 

AN ADVOCATE

Genuinely cares about girls and champions their cause, whether in the community, the school or social work system, or in the larger political arena.

 

INCLUSIVE

Is respectful of all girls, appreciating their differences as well as their commonalities.  Celebrates diversity.

 

RESPECTFUL OF GIRLS ’ RIGHTS  AND ABILITIES

Understands, believes in, and models girls’ rights. Has high expectations for girls and has the attitude that girls deserve opportunities, experiences, and exposure to people, places, and activities that challenge them and that support them in speaking out for themselves and their aspirations.

 

CALM AND FLEXIBLE

Models patience and self-control and is able to tolerate creative chaos; can adapt to new or unexpected situations and rebound from setbacks.

ASSERTIVE AND RESPONSIBLE

Behaves in a professional and ethical manner; speaks up forthrightly to protect personal rights or to get professional needs met. Uses good judgment when interacting with girls, parents, and staff.

 

ENTHUSIASTIC AND FUN

Communicates energy and excitement; has a sense of humor and interacts spontaneously with girls and with other staff members.

 

CREATIVE AND RESOURCEFUL

Is able to design, as well as facilitate, group activities; uses “teachable moments” and brings to bear various resources to assist girls in making useful connections between what they learn and experience through Girls Inc. programming and what they will need in order to succeed now and in life.

 

 CURIOUS AND REFLECTIVE

Uses a positive youth development framework focused on building girls’strengths and supports to convey and reinforce concepts. Is eager to learn, encourages inquisitiveness, constructively evaluates activities and behavior and encourages girls to do the same.

 

 ORGANIZED

Structures workday well and consistently focuses on tasks to meet program and organizational objectives; is effective at record-keeping, scheduling, and documenting girls’ progress.

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Amazon Smile for Girls Inc of Sioux City

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Amazon Smile is a program wherein proceeds from purchases starting at smile.amazon.com go to us if specified.

 

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If you have questions or need the form in another format, please email gina@girlsincofsiouxcity.org.

Girls Incorporated® of Sioux City
Inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold.®