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Win a 2-night stay at Saranac Lake’s Ampersand Bay Resort

 

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Girls Incorporated of the Greater Capital Region’s 28th Annual Dinner & Auction

April 27th, 2017

Glen Sanders Mansion, Scotia

Cocktails & Silent Auction 5:30pm

Dinner & Program 6:30pm

Live Auction with LeGrande Serras 7:35pm

Heads or Tails Raffle 8:40pm

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Join us for…

Mother Earth and Us

Who: Girls in grades K-8

What: During this week girls will explore Mother Earth. They will participate in activities about Earth Day, the water cycle, and planting. Girls will also visit the NYS Museum in Albany and go swimming

Where: Albany Center

301 Washington Ave.

Albany, NY 12206

or

Schenectady Center

962 Albany Street

Schenectady, NY 12307

 

When: Monday 4/17/17- Friday 4/21/17

9am- 5pm (Early drop off is available upon request, $5 fee per day)

 

Cost: $10-$15 per day based on a sliding scale fee. (due to limited spaces, fee will increase $5 a day if registered and/paid after 4/12)

Contact: Administrative Office- 374-9800

Click here for the registration form

 


Join us for…

READY, SET, GO WILD!

February Vacation Week Program

 

 

Who:     Girls in grades K-8

What:   During this week girls will unearth new facts about animals and their habitats. Girls will find out how our daily activities impact these environments. To accomplish this we will incorporate cooking, physical activity, field trips, and much more!

Where: Albany Center                                    Schenectady Center

             301 Washington Ave.                    962 Albany Street

             Albany, NY 12206                       Schenectady, NY 12307

 

When:   Tuesday 2/21 – Friday 2/24

9am – 5pm (Early drop off available upon request, $5 fee per day)

Cost:     $10-15 per day based on a sliding scale fee.

(due to limited spaces fee will increase $5 a day if registered and/or paid after 2/15)

Contact:   Administrative Office – 374-9800

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Registration for the Dinner & Auction is Open!

 

Celebrating 80 Years!

28th Annual Dinner & Auction ~ April 27, 2017 ~ Glen Sanders Mansion, Scotia, NY

Honorary Co-Chairs: Cora and Helga A. Schroeter

Honoree: SEFCU

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Thank You to Our Corporate Sponsors

Signature

Platinum

 

Diamond

Sterling

FedEx

Homestead Funding

Times Union

Crystal

Bonadio Group

Mildred Elley

Omni Development Company

Rose & Kiernan, Inc.

Silent Auction & Cocktail Hour

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Snow Day Jan. 24, 2017

No afternoon programs on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 in Albany and Schenectady centers.


Save the Date: Community Conversation 2/22/17

 

A level playing field for girls and women in our offices and in our schools — what can each of us do to ensure equal opportunity? Join local panelists in a discussion of ways each of us can help create an environment of equal opportunity for all.

Girls Inc. of the Greater Capital Region’s 2017 Community Conversation:

Advocacy for Equal Opportunity for Girls and Women in Education and in the Workplace

Join us for breakfast on Wednesday, Feb. 22  at the Doubletree Hotel, 100 Nott Terrace, Schenectady, NY. Buffet breakfast begins at 7:30; discussion follows from 8:00-9:00am with the opportunity for questions prior to the conclusion.  

Panelists:

Carmen Duncan, CEO and Founder – Mission Accomplished Transition Services

Gretchel Hathaway, Chief Diversity Officer – Union College

Karen Magee, President – NYSUT

Ed Mitzen, Founder and CEO – Fingerpaint

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Spring 2017 Registration

Registration is still available! Drop in during normal business hours of 9-5:45 in Schenectady and 10-5:30 in Albany.

Our Schenectady Center is located at 962 Albany St. and  our Albany Center is located at 301 Washington Ave, 2nd Floor in the Northeast Association of the Blind building.

 

Check out our program offerings for the Schenectady Spring 2017 Program Schedule  and Albany Spring 2017 Program Schedule

*Please remember you must register in person*


Thanks For Giving

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We cannot thank YOU enough, our steadfast Girls Inc. of the Greater Capital Region supporters, for all you do to support the dreams and futures of all of our members. Because of you, we can provide our afterschool programs at both our Albany and Schenectady centers for FREE.

As a strong supporter of Girls Inc.,YOU are the catalyst to these life-changing experiences! YOU and YOUR support of this invaluable work make more success stories possible.

In 2017, Girls Inc. of the Greater Capital Region will celebrate 80 years of a strong supportive community and of parents and families who entrust our agency with their daughters for foundational educational opportunities and life-changing whole-girl experiences, community engagement projects, and career exploration.

We ask for your continued support. Please make your 2016 gift today and give more parents the joy of seeing their daughters pave brighter futures for themselves and their community by becoming strong, smart, and bold young women. Thank you!

DONATE TODAY


4th Annual Strong, Smart and Bold Breakfast

 

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Girls Inc. of the Greater Capital Region Presents:
4th Annual Strong Smart and Bold Breakfast
Tuesday November 29, 2016        7:30 – 9:00am
The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center
660 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY

REGISTER HERE

More education helps increase women’s earnings, but it still doesn’t close the gender pay gap. Some advocacy groups estimate the pay gap won’t close until 2058. Join us as we have a discussion about this important topic and unveil our focus for 2017:

Advocating for equal opportunity for women and girls in education and employment.

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Fall 2016 Afterschool Programs

Are you ready for the new school year? We are at Girls Inc. of the Greater Capital Region! Fall Registration dates are Tuesday September 13th from 12-7pm at our Schenectady Center located at 962 Albany St, and Wednesday September 14th from 12-7 at our Albany Center located at 301 Washington Ave, 2nd Floor in the Northeast Association of the Blind building.

If you cannot make those two dates, we register girls all year during normal business hours of 8:30-6 in Schenectady and 10-6 in Albany.

Check out our program offerings for the Schenectady Fall 2016 Program Schedule and Albany Fall 2016 Program Schedule.

*Please remember you must register in person*