Girls Inc. is proud to advocate on behalf of all girls. Our expertise has made us a leader in effective, all-girls informal education. Key policymakers turn to Girls Inc. for advice and expertise on topics such as sexual assault, effective STEM programs, financial literacy, and civic engagement. Our Take Action page reflects the most pressing policy issues for girls. Here you will find background information and relevant bills. Thank you for joining Girls Inc. in ensuring a more equitable world for girls by urging your representatives to support key policies.
To the right, you will find a list of bills that Girls Inc. supports. All legislation revolves around one or more of the following topics:
(a) funding for afterschool programs in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA);
(b) preventing and curtailing violence;
(c) increasing opportunities for girls in STEM; and
(d) broadening girls' financial capabilities and skills.
Girls Inc. ensures that girls' voices are a part of our advocacy efforts. Our girls and our leaders join policymakers and others in the field to drive and influence key policies to protect girls from violence, open opportunities to girls and women, and ensure equality. Thank you for working with us to paint a brighter tomorrow for girls.