Alliance for Girls

Local Resources

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana

Big Brothers Big Sisters provides children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana

Boys and Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana

Boys and Girls Clubs inspires and enables all young people, especially those most in need of their services, to realize and develop their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens in a global society.

The Center for Women and Families

The Center for Women and Families

The Center for Women and Families helps victims of intimate partner abuse or sexual violence to become survivors through supportive services, community education and cooperative partnerships that foster hope, promote self-sufficiency and rebuild lives.

Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana

Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana

Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.


Home of the Innocents

Home of the Innocents

The Home of the Innocents, a community of dedicated people and those they serve, provides the skills and opportunities by which vulnerable children, youth and their families may improve their lives.

Kentucky Youth Advocates

Kentucky Youth Advocates

KYA is a non-partisan, non-profit children’s advocacy organization that serves as the independent voice for Kentucky’s children.

Louisville Metro Office of Youth Development

Louisville Metro Office of Youth Development

Louisville Metro OYD builds collaborations and partnerships to meet the needs of young people by coordinating programs and services and advocating for youth and youth service programs.

Louisville Youth Group

Louisville Youth Group

LYG boosts the self-esteem of LGBT youth by providing a safe space that encourages positive life choices, teaches healthy interactions with peers and adults, and develops activities in which youth are challenged to reach their full potential.

Maryhurst

Maryhurst

Believing the worth of children and strength of families are cornerstones for a better world, Maryhurst is dedicated to providing care and commitment, strength and support, healing and hope to children and families in great need.

Youthbuild Louisville

Youthbuild Louisville

Youthbuild Louisville capitalizes on the positive energy of young adults by helping them rebuild their communities and their own lives with a commitment to work, education, responsibility, and family.



National & International Resources

Ashoka Changemakers

Changemakers® is a community of action where we all collaborate on solutions. We know we have the power to solve the world’s most pressing social problems. We’re already doing it, one project, one idea at a time.

CARE

CARE fights global poverty with an emphasis on empowering women and girls with education, and maternal health and microfinance resources.

Do Something

DoSomething.org helps young people rock causes they care about.


Girl Effect

The Girl Effect, n. The unique potential of 600 million adolescent girls to end poverty for themselves and the world.

Girls for a Change

Girls for a Change is a national organization empowering teen girls to create social change.


Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.


Girl Up

Girl Up will address the needs of some of the world’s hardest-to-reach adolescent girls by channeling the energy and compassion of American girls as a powerful force for change.

SPARK Summit

SPARK=Sexualization Protest: Action, Resistance, Knowledge. Revealing & fighting sexualization of girls in the media, from Oct. 22 Summit at Hunter & beyond.

UN Girls Education Initiative (UNGEI)

The United Nations Girls’ Education Initiative (UNGEI) is a partnership of organizations committed to accelerating action on girls’ education.