Facts & Stats

Girls eat nutritious food.

While Nebraska teens lag behind U.S. teens in eating nutritious food, our girls were way ahead. We serve fresh fruit for snacks and veggies with daily meals.

Girls are enthusiastic, strong readers.

86% of girls in our reading program made literacy gains.

Parents see changes.

77% of surveyed parents said their girls were more physically active and 72% said their daughters did better in school because of
Girls Inc.

Girls go to college.

We had three alums in college in 2003; now we have 34 and more headed that way this fall.

Girls delay parenthood.

Only one of our teens became a mom in the last  three years.
We serve girls in an area with a 10% or more teen pregnancy rate.