• Center News 25.10.2012 Comments Off on Mother Daughter Tea

    Girls Inc. of Dothan is excited to announce their upcoming Mother Daughter Tea on December 9, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. at The Grand on Foster.  Tickets are available and can be purchased by calling Girls Inc. at (334) 793-2321.

     

  • Center News 11.07.2012 Comments Off on Mother Daughter Tea – December 9, 2012

    On December 9, 2012, Girls Inc. of Dothan will host a Mother Daughter Tea at The Grand on Foster Street – an afternoon of tea, food and celebration.  This event is designed to promote, honor and enhance the positive relationships between girls and the women (grandmothers, mothers, aunts, and special friends) in their lives.

    We are excited to have the following sponsors for this event, and greatly appreciate them joining us in celebrating friendship and girlhood:

    Title Sponsor ($2,500) – Wiregrass Foundation

    Strong Sponsor ($1,000) – Kiwanis Club of Dothan; The Grand on Foster; Bevis, Eberhart and Associates, CPA, PC and Pans & Petals

    Smart Sponsor ($500) – Wiregrass Construction Company, Inc., Coleman World Group, and Knology

    Bold Sponsor ($250) – Oncology Supply, Servis1st Bank

  • Center News 10.07.2012 Comments Off on 2012-2013 After School Program

    Registration for the 2012-2013 After School Program has begun!  This program will begin on Monday, August 20th with transportation from all the City schools.  The weekly fee is $35, and transportation is included.  The center is open until 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and until 5:30 p.m. on Friday.  For the last five years every girl that has participated in our After School Program has successfully passed onto the next grade level, and has also maintained a B average in conduct.  Slots are limited.  If you have any questions, please call (334) 793-2321.  You can print the registration form by clicking this link:  AFTERSCHOOL REGISTRATION FORM 2012.  We look forward to seeing you then!

  • Center Programs/Registration 16.04.2012 Comments Off on Girls Inc. Summer Program 2012

    Summer Program registration has begun at Girls Inc. of Dothan!!  Please remember that slots are filled on a first come, first paid basis, and girls are NOT automatically enrolled in this program if they are a current member.  This year’s 9 week Summer Program begins on June 4 and ends August 3.  In order to register, please print and complete the registration form (SUMMER REGISTRATION FORMS 2012) and bring it  to Girls Inc. of Dothan along with your deposit to reserve a slot for your daughter.  If you have any questions, please call our center at (334) 793-2321.  We look forward to a great Summer with a ton of fun!

     

  • Center News 10.04.2012 Comments Off on United Way Challenge Grant Award!

    Girls Inc. of Dothan was awarded $6,995 through the United Way Challenge Grant.  This money will allow the center to replace the old windows in the front of the building, as well as a new red steel front door.  We are so happy to make these renovations and make the center more energy efficient and safer for our girls and staff.  Thanks to the United Way and the Wiregrass Foundation for their support of our programs to inspire all girls to be strong, smart and bold!

    Pictured above – front left to right – Walter Hill, Executive Director of Wiregrass United Way; Jaime Lewis, Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Dothan and Sylvia McCall, Program Director of Girls Inc. of Dothan.

  • Girls Inc. of Dothan is proud to announce that the annual Girl of the Year Banquet will be held on February 9th, 2012, at 7 p.m. at the Southeast Alabama Medical Center’s Doctor Building in the Conference Room on the 7th Floor.  This event allows us to recognize the achievements of our girls and everyone is invited to attend.  Girls of the month attend at no cost, and tickets can be purchased at Girls Inc. or at the door for $5 a piece.  Dinner and entertainment will be provided.  The 2011 Girl of the Year will be announced at this event, and this young lady will serve as the ambassador for Girls Inc. in 2012.  You don’t want to miss this!

  • Center Events 31.01.2012 Comments Off on 2012 Father Daughter Banquet – February 23, 2012

    Girls Inc. of Dothan will host their annual Father Daughter Banquet, Royal Ball, on Thursday, February 23, 2012, at 6 p.m. at the Dothan Civic Center.  This popular event is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the special relationship between daughters and fathers or other favorite male role models.  The evening features a seated catered dinner by Outback Steakhouse, music provided by the Moonlighters Band and 360 Productions, dancing, photographs by Photorama, massive 1,000 balloon drop and a gift bag for each attendee.  Reservations are required – $125 per couple and $45 for each additional daughter.  All proceeds from this event benefit Girls Inc. in fulfilling their mission of building strong, smart and bold girls in the Wiregrass area.  To make a reservation, you can either print and complete these forms (2012 FD Reservation Form & 2012 Photorama letter on pic pkgs) and send them to Girls Inc. (snail mail – P.O. Box 622, Dothan 36302 or fax – 334-673-0117) or you can make your reservation by calling Girls Inc. at (334) 793-2321.  For more information, please call Girls Inc. at (334) 793-2321.  We look forward to seeing you at this popular event!

  • Center News 11.10.2011 Comments Off on Girls Inc. of Dothan Wish List

    Everyday, we are helping our girls envision their dreams to be strong, smart and bold.  This wish list includes items that we use regularly, as well as items that we wish we had for our girls.  You can help support us by donating any of the items on our wish list.  The wish list is posted under the Donate tab, but you can view it here as well – Girls Inc of Dothan Wish List 2011  Thanks in advance for your support!

  • Center News 14.09.2011 Comments Off on Girls Inc. Ranked Among Top High-impact Youth Service Nonprofits

    Girls Inc. is honored to be ranked a top high-impact youth serving nonprofit by Philanthropedia, a GuideStar research organization. Philanthropedia surveyed 88 experts with an average of 19 years’ experience for their recommendations. Out of 178 national organizations identified, Girls Inc. ranked fifth of nine top nonprofits.

    Experts cited the Girls Inc. commitment to research on programming, passionate leadership, and support of girls’ positive development on multiple levels as evidence of our powerful outcomes for girls.

  • Center News 14.09.2011 Comments Off on Announcing August’s Girl of the Month

    Justyce was selected as the Girl of the Month for August 2011. Justyce is in PreK at Headstart, and started coming to Girls Inc. this Summer. She is a very sweet little girl that loves to play with others and is always willing to help staff. Congrats Justyce! We are so proud of you!

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Hours

Hours of Operation during the Afterschool Months

Monday-Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Girls may arrive at the center on regular school days beginning at 2:45pm.

Hours of Operation during School Intercessions

Monday–Friday: 7:00am – 5:30pm

Hours of Operation during Summer Program

Monday-Friday: 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Center Front Office opens at 8:30am