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At STAR Girlz Empowerment, Inc., a STAR represents more than just excellence or exceptional talent. We believe every girl and young woman harbors the potential to S.H.I.N.E brightly as a STAR in her own unique way. Our commitment lies in nurturing this potential, preparing young ladies to navigate and succeed in the world with essential life skills for both their present challenges and future endeavors.

Since 2014, STAR Girlz has been on a mission to Mentor, Empower, and ultimately Transform the life of every STAR.

Mission

STAR Girlz mentor, empower, and ultimately transform the lives of female youth and young adult women through providing mental health services, personal development classes, transitional housing, entrepreneurship training and educational exposure to create jobs and promote healthier lifestyle choices.

Values/Principles

E mpower Others

Empowers others to reach their full potential. Fosters an inclusive and supportive environment where every individual's voice is heard and valued.

M entorship Excellence

Provide mentorship and guidance to young girls and women, promoting personal and professional growth through authentic relationships and positive role modeling.

P eople-Centered Approach

Prioritize the needs and aspirations of the people we serve. The approach is centered on empathy, understanding, and a genuine commitment to well-being.

O rganizational Effectiveness

Strive for organizational excellence, optimizing resources and processes to achieve the mission and make a lasting impact on the lives of girls and women.

W elcoming and Inclusive

Create a welcoming and inclusive space where diversity is celebrated and all girls and women feel safe, valued, and supported.

E thics and Integrity

Uphold the highest ethical standards in all endeavors, ensuring transparency, honesty, and integrity in actions and decision-making.

R ace and Social Justice Advocacy

Passionately advocates for race and social justice, striving to create a more equitable and just society for all girls and women, regardless of background or circumstances.