How 3D Girls, Inc. is Addressing the Needs of Girls in Metro-Atlanta

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learn how 3D Girls, Inc. is making a difference in the lives of girls in Metro-Atlanta.

The latest “State of Girls in Metro-Atlanta” report from The Atlanta Women’s Foundation has revealed some alarming facts about the state of girls in Metro-Atlanta. What we have learned is that Black girls and young women make up the largest share (40.2%) of the girl population. We also are aware that more girls than boys are living below the poverty line and that only 18% of female graduates in Georgia who were academically prepared to pursue a degree in STEM actually moved forward with doing so.

These facts are a reminder of the challenges that girls in Metro-Atlanta face. 3D Girls, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that is committed to addressing these challenges and providing educational opportunities and support to girls in the community.

Highlights from our most recent data reveals:

  • Our Girls Link Up has supported 264 3rd-8th grade girls. In this program, we prioritize social and emotional wellness and S.T.E.A.M. education programs that encourage girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math. 
  • Our Mom Circle and Emergency Assistance program has supported 101 families by meeting basic needs, providing access to self-care/mental wellness tools and/or utility assistance payments. 
  • We are leading the work of building collaborative communities for leaders of girl-serving organizations in the Metro-Atlanta.
  • Overall we aim to innovatively execute mental health and wellness programs that support young women and girls’ emotional and social well-being.

3D Girls, Inc. is making a difference in the lives of girls in Metro-Atlanta. By providing these programs, the organization is helping young women and girls to reach their full potential and overcome the challenges they face.

If you are interested in learning more about The State of Girls in Metro-Atlanta, read the full report here

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