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STAR Girlz Empowerment is holistic, inclusive, and transformative. We blend mentorship, personal development, and experiential learning to foster an environment where young women can grow and thrive. Our programs are crafted to challenge, inspire, and nurture, creating a space where every girl can find her voice, discover her strengths, and carve her own path to success.

We are committed to more than just program delivery; we are cultivating a community where each girl and young woman is valued, supported, and encouraged to SHINE as a STAR.

Our program’s prevention and intervention strategies focus on three key program areas to equip STARZ throughout their journey:

MENTORING

Mentoring at STAR Girlz is about creating connections that inspire and nurture the greatness within each young woman

How We do It

~ Provides mentors and role models who inspire the girls and young women to believe in their capabilities and potential.

~ Connect youth to caring peers, adults and community partners who can effectively continue ongoing support that assists participants in reaching goals.

~ Build Long term relationships with our STARZ.

EMPOWERING

Our Empowerment Program is a comprehensive journey towards self-discovery and growth.

How We do It

~ Knowledge of our STARZ current and past experiences with a strong awareness of cultural, environmental, and gender specific issues

~ Helps participants cultivate a mindset of self-belief, resilience, and ambition.

~ Use therapeutic empowerment and trauma- informed approaches, assisting participants in overcoming any mental and emotional obstacles to their growth and development.

~ Create protective community environments and intervene to lessen harms and prevent future risk.

TRANSFORMING

Through a blend of tailored programs and activities, we steer our STARZ in transforming their lives through hands on experiences, laying the groundwork for a future brimming with success and fulfillment.

How We do It

~ Raise awareness through our outreach programs by informing potential participants and families about the resources available, the potential benefits of participating in its programs, and the transformative impact these programs can have on their lives.

~ Help participants develop both personal and professional skills through experiential learning and exploration on practical abilities such as financial literacy or job readiness.