The Fly Girl Network - Baltimore

$585 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 16 people in 34 months
http://www.flygirlnetwork.org/

Overview:
The Fly Girl Network (FGN) is a youth development organization serving adolescent girls in Baltimore City by hosting and sponsoring social, academic and cultural events and activities to empower young women to make positive, sound decisions toward promising futures.

The Fly Girl Network is devoted to mentoring participants and planning and facilitating social enrichment activities designed to fulfill the organization’s tax-exempt purposes by empowering, educating, a providing opportunities for social, educational, and cultural development among adolescent females. The Board, committee members, and volunteer mentors present activities include holding weekly mentoring groups, developing a calendar of events for social outings and fundraising, and planning and implementing service learning initiatives in the Baltimore community.

Mission:
To empower young women (13-18) in the areas of self-esteem, healthy relationships, and leadership through mentorship and social enrichment.

Vision:
To provide a coalition of healthy, purpose-driven, confident young women consistently demonstrating exemplary leadership qualities among their peers, in their households and in their communities.

Goals:
• To establish a presence at EWHS where participates are living examples of the mission and vision of both the school and the program.

• To use leadership skills to launch community service initiatives to support the greater Baltimore community.

• To facilitate the strengthening of the much needed bond of sisterhood among young urban girls.

• To establish a social, academic, emotional and spiritual support network of facilitators, participants and partners through strategic mentor pairing.

http://www.flygirlnetwork.org/
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Those who know me, know that I am very passionate about empowerment and well being of teens and young adults. They are indeed our future. It is our responsibility and privilege to actively involve ourselves in the motivation and guidance of our youth.

I am particularly passionate about youth in my hometown of Baltimore. I was very fortunate to have great mentors as a teen and young adult which resulted in my successes to date. Paying it forward, I would love your help in encouraging, empowering, and motivating other young women in the city of Baltimore by donating to a wonderful organization called the Fly Girl Network. The Fly Girl Network is a youth development organization serving adolescent girls in Baltimore City by hosting and sponsoring social, academic, and cultural events as well as activities to empower young women to make positive, sound decisions toward promising futures.

By donating, you are helping The Fly Girl Network continue their mission to mold and guide girls into powerful, leading and innovative women. Their future is our future. Let us be the change we want to see in the world.

For more information, click on the The Fly Girl Network - Baltimore on this page or see the link below. Thank you for your support!!! :-)
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$585 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 16 people in 34 months
Created January 14, 2016
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Anonymous
33 months ago
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Norva Alleyne
34 months ago

Nothing like giving back...

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Nancy Gonzalez-Levis
34 months ago

All it takes is one person to get involved to change the life of a young person for the better. Cori, this work you are doing is much needed, and I am proud to be a part of it.

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