Girls in the Game Grantee Spotlight
- 2018 - 2019 Award Amount: $10,000
Girls in the Game
1401 S. Sacramento Drive
Chicago, IL 60623
Baltimore Teen Programs Coordinator
10 E. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21202
Girls in the Game is committed to promoting the health and wellness of girls, educating them about alternatives to violence and strengthening underserved communities. Every girl has the opportunity to find her voice, discover her strength and lead with confidence through fun and active sports, and health and leadership programs. Qlarant Foundation funds support the After School Program in Baltimore City.
Girls in the Game’s evidence-based programming is designed to meet the needs of the whole girl by addressing her physical, emotional, and mental well-being. At the After School Program in Baltimore City, every girl finds her voice, discovers her strength and leads with confidence. The girls complete up to six three-week modules, each covering a different sport, health, and leadership topics. The curriculum addresses issues such as oral health, body image, bullying, personal safety, and diversity.