Transforming Disadvantaged Girls into Confident, Healthy Women

You are here

August 06, 2013

Recent grantee, Cool Girls Inc. of Atlanta, provides a seamless web of support and programming which develop the tools to help girls to make positive decisions and build healthy relationships with themselves and others. Currently serving 390 young women in nine public school in Atlanta, the organization targets girls at the highest risk of dropout and teen pregnancy by forming strategic, long-term partnerships with schools in metro Atlanta.

MAXIMUS Foundation grant awards support the Cool Tech, Cool Fitness, and Cool Scholars programs which address the pronounced need to familiarize girls with technology from a young age, help them make healthier choices about food and exercise, and build financial literacy tools. For more information on how Cool Girls is making a difference in the Atlanta area visit their website here!

Connect With Us