Encouraging, enthusiastic, a good listener. Our new #volunteers are learning all about how to be good mentors! What else makes for a good mentor? #InspireATeen
Our first #volunteer training of Season 18 is underway! We even have one of our teen girls here to share her experience as a mentee! #InspireATeen #writing #mentoring
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: We're seeking #men writers to volunteer in our Bold Ink Writers program! Help teens discover the power of their words and stories! We're in need of men #writers with daytime/weekday availability to #mentor boys at various sites around LA County. Apply by 9/10 at http://boldink.org/
It's the last day to submit an #application to be a WriteGirl #volunteer! Apply now to be part of a program that changed thousands of #LA teen's lives. Help impact the future, meet other writers and creatives from Los Angeles, empower teens and share the joy of #writing with hundreds of #youth.
Never underestimate the power of a girl and her pen!
WriteGirl was honored by First Lady Michelle Obama with the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award
An initiative of the President’s Committee on the Arts & the Humanities (PCAH). The President’s Committee partners with the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to administer the program.
WriteGirl is a creative writing and mentoring organization that promotes creativity, critical thinking and leadership skills to empower teen girls.
WriteGirl is a project of Community Partners, a nonprofit charity exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.