2016 Grant Recipients
GIRL SCOUTS-4th Year Grant $10,000
Agency Background: Established in 1935. Mission is to develop girls of Courage, Confidence and Character who make the world a better place.
Focus of 2016 Grant: The Girl Scout Social Justice Program-The Social Justice Program serves at-risk girls ages 12-17 who are in detention or on the brink of incarceration. Also served are girls who live in foster care group homes, and girls 5-17 who are seeking shelter at Southwest Keys Immigrant Youth Shelter. The goal is to help girls develop a sense of positive self-worth, improve their social skills and reduce risky behavior and recidivism.
Measureable Results: GSSoAZ has partnered with LeCroy & Milligan Associates, Inc. to develop three methods to collect data on the outcomes of our program which include: weekly staff reports on sessions, structured observation of activities and participant surveys.
Contact: Debbie Rich, Chief Executive Officer firstname.lastname@example.org