Girls for a Change

Inspiring the next generation of female leaders.

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Each year, hundreds of high school girls gather to meet new friends, explore new careers and celebrate their unique strengths thanks to Girls for a Change. Sign up for occasional email updates to find out more about upcoming GFAC events!

What is Girls for a Change?

Girls for a Change (GFAC) is a Thrive program that inspires girls to create change in themselves, each other and the world around them. We offer programs for girls in grades 8-12 that empower participants to embrace their futures and feel confident in their ability to create and contribute to the world they want.

What Does Girls for a Change Do?

Check out the many facets of our GFAC programming:

Girls on the Run

Sign up for this program for 3-5th grade girls that creatively integrates running.

2016 GFAC Summit

Stay tuned for news about our 2018 Summit!

Girls Stories, Girls Voices

Join us for a summer empowerment experience for girls in grades 6-9.

2017 Think Tank

Attend our annual Think Tank for girls in grades 8-12 and local community leaders.

Core Comittee

Join a core group of 8-12th grade girls to plan and execute our annual summit.

 

Get Involved with GFAC

Volunteer with GFAC

From coaching a Girls on the Run team to presenting at our annual Summit, getting involved with Girls for a Change means you are making a commitment to confident Montana girls.

Donate to the Cause

Your tax-deductible gift ensures local girls reach their full potential.

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Get social with Girls for a Change and be the first to hear about upcoming events, special deals and exciting program developments!

The GFAC Blog

Embrace Your Story: Teen Summit Challenges Girls to Embrace Their Future

By Thrive Marketing | October 3, 2016

Embrace Your Story Teen Summit Challenges Girls to Explore their Future By Molly Cech, Former GFAC Core Committee Member A participant and presenter collaborate on a piece of jewelry during a 2014 GFAC Workshop. Each year the conference draws hundreds of girls from across the West to participate in a day of fun, learning, and personal development.…

Upcoming Girls for a Change Events

  • Big Sky GFAC Connection Evening

    March 30 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    Location: Warren Miller Performing Arts Center

    Join Thrive's Big Sky Girls for a Change team for a night of connection. This is a free event for girls in grades 9-12 and women in the Big Sky Area. It will be hosted at the Warren Miller Performing Arts Center. Come along for an evening of connection and inspiration, and to find out…

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Girls for a Change Program Sponsors

Girls for a Change would not exist without the generous support of many individuals and partners who donate their time, materials and energy to this cause. Here are a few local businesses and foundations that continue to deserve our gratitude.