Did You Know?
• A recent survey revealed that young women are aware that they deserve equal opportunities and pay, yet they remain hesitant to enter male-dominated careers like engineering. (Girls’ Career Aspirations Study)
• By adolescence, many occupations are ruled out based on gender, social class or intellectual potential. (Gender-Role Stereotyping and Career Aspirations Study)
• 80% of Black girls and 64% of Latinx girls scored higher on leadership scales when they have role models of their same race/ethnicity. (Girls Leadership Study)
Since 2018, despite a pandemic, we have been able to provide 422 hours of free programming to over 331 participants across the U.S. Ensuring that women reach and stay in leadership positions starts at this age, and our programs give girls access to women who have done it and teaches them the skills they’ll need to succeed.
Will you join us in being a part of changing the landscape of leadership?
Interested in sponsoring a girl? $150 is all it takes to sponsor a young woman in the Nerdy Girl Success program. This connects her with mentors and provides career and leadership experiences. Your support today makes an impact on her future.
A financial statement is available upon request.