Saint Louis University Community Partner Profile
 
Organization Name:

Girls in the Know

Contact Person:

Lori Lander

Address: 679 Old Riverwoods Lane, Chesterfield, MO
Phone Number:

314-473-5685

Email Address:

Lori@GirlsintheKnow.org

Website:

www.GirlsintheKnow.org

Category: Children / Women
Internships Available?: Yes
Transportation Needed?: Yes
 

Mission Statement/Objectives:

 

The mission of Girls in the Know is to strengthen the mother-daughter bond through education while promoting positive self-esteem which will increase the likelihood of healthy  behaviors and decisions as pre-teens mature into adulthood.

 

Service Opportunities:

 

Workshop Facilitators: This volunteer position consists of setting up for mother/daughter workshops, at various locations in the St Louis and surrounding areas (usually elementary and middle schools),  introducing the speakers, taking notes about what occurred during the sessions, and then concluding the sessions. The volunteer will act as a liaison between the mothers/daughters in attendance, the speakers, and the executive director of Girls in the Know. The volunteer must be personable and comfortable speaking in front of a group.

 
Days/Times:  
Mondays-Thursdays, 6-8pm (Two days per week, up to volunteer)
 

Volunteer Pre-Requisites:

 
- Training Session
 
Directions from SLU:  
*Directions are to office only*