GITC has worked with CISD since 2016 and currently operates at four of its campuses. Starting this fall, services will be expanded to girls in all secondary campuses. The initiative will invest in students students by strengthening their ability to achieve more in the classroom, with their peers, and in their community.
With the expansion, GITC will serve over 800 girls in CISD with its comprehensive programs during the school day, afterschool and summer.
GITC serves girls in kindergarten through their freshman year of college. Its programs encourage health, education, career readiness, and independence. The organization reduces barriers that stem from violence, poverty, and inequity that youth encounter at home, at school, in relationships, online, or in their community.