What We Do

Each day at GirlUp GVL, girls are connecting, growing, learning, and flourishing with their peers and mentors who share a passion for their happiness, success and dignity. We provide an after school program that operates Monday – Thursday from 4:00 – 6:30, a weekly enrichment program once a week from 6:30 – 8:00 focused on our high school students, as well Individual Success Planning focused on each girl’s personal goals and success.


Confidence blossoms when young women have the same opportunities as others to grow, gain self-confidence, and discover their natural gifts and talents.

  • Art classes
  • STEM activities
  • Summer camps geared towards personal areas of interest
  • Field trips
  • Gardening
  • Cooking
  • Outdoor Activities


Through the opportunities GirlUp GVL provides, girls achieve personal fulfillment and enriched lives.

  • After school program
  • Mindfulness activities
  • Mentors 
  • Individual success plans
  • Academic support
  • Community collaborations
  • Financial literacy
  • Weekly enrichment classes
  • Resume workshops


Building up young women through encouragement and confidence leads them on their own path to a brighter future.

  • Job shadowing
  • Internships
  • Driver training
  • Student led planning
  • College tours
  • College application support
  • Development of social & emotional intelligence