Girl & Her Backpack
 

Our Mission:

Teach & Build.

 

We teach young women outdoor, communication, and leadership skills to build self-confidence and enhance overall mental health.

 
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About Girl & Her Backpack

Teen girls are surrounded by technology and are now twice as likely to be affected by feelings of isolation, depression, and anxiety due to a culture of comparison and instant gratification.

Girl & Her Backpack Executive Director, Ashley Kinney, saw a need for a multi-program nonprofit that focuses on teaching young women outdoor, communication, and leadership skills to create a sense of community and prepare girls of all backgrounds for leadership roles.

 
 

Our Programs

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CAMP

Coming August 2020

The Girl & Her Backpack camp is a 4 day, 3 night program for 12-15 year old girls that includes …
 

Events

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School workshops

Coming May 2021

G&HBP will partner with low-income high schools to complete communication and leadership workshops while also connecting women in leadership to students.

 
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Our Goals

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1yr

Program Launch

The Girl & Her Backpack team is currently working with an advisory board to begin all programs at the start of August 2020.

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3yrs

example goal

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5yrs

a safe haven

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In the relative quiet of camp (and by "quiet" I am referring to the absence of input from parents, teachers, and media sources), girls often have a chance to find their own cause and reflect on what brings them happiness and personal fulfillment.

- American Camp Association 

 
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