A Letter from our Program Director: Why Girls Rock Philly Supports Mamas Day Bail Out

I have always had the benefit of amazing mothers in my life, and for years I’ve considered who – and what, exactly – we celebrate on Mother’s Day. Don’t get me wrong, I am ALWAYS looking for a good excuse to celebrate the Mothers in my life! I am a proud
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LRC FALL 2017 RECAP!

We are so inspired by the magical spirit of our LRC Campers and Volunteers!  We certainly experienced the transformative power of community and music last weekend at our adult camp. 22 campers gathered from around the city to learn instruments, form bands, attend community-led worksho
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Girls Rock Philly is Hiring! Are You Our New Community Organizing Director?

  Girls Rock Philly seeks a dynamic and task-oriented person to join the organization this Winter as the Community Organizing Director. Girls Rock Philly (GRP) is a youth-centered music organization dedicated to building an intergenerational community of girls, women, and trans a
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Fall Programs & Opportunities at Girls Rock Philly!

Fall Program Offerings and Opportunities! After another round of amazing summer rock camps, we are THRILLED to announce news of our new Fall 2017 Programs at Girls Rock Philly! This fall, we will be offering:           1) After School Program: Youth and Teens Instrument Instruction + 
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#GRPUPRISING 11 DAY CHALLENGE

  In celebration of our 11th year of summer camp, we are excited to announce that the 2017 Summer Camp Theme is upRISING! The theme was selected by our teen leadership board, Youth Action Council. Building upon past social justice themes that focused on youthRISING and phillyRISI
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New Mission Statement!

Today we are excited to officially announce our new organizational mission statement! Starting last year, we began a strategic planning process that brought together staff, board members, and youth participants. Together, we accessed that we had outgrown our former mission statement a
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5 Ways to Get Involved at Summer Rock Camp

Passionate about youth, music, and gender liberation? Consider supporting rock camp this summer! As one of staple programs, rock camp bring over 100 youth and teens to learn a new instrument, form a new band, write an original song to perform live on stage as well as in a professional
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A Farewell Letter from Program Director Diane Foglizzo

  Dear friends, It’s hard to know where to start this letter! After 10 years in the larger Girls Rock movement and 5 years at Girls Rock Philly, I’m stepping down as Program Director of GRP (and as Board member of the international Girls Rock Camp Alliance). I want to start by sh
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Youth Action Council Application Launch!

It’s official: Youth Action Council applications are officially out! Are you a current or former GRP teen participant and want to shape GRP’s future? Considering joining the YAC team! This year we are excited to formalize our dynamic teen leadership program, Youth Action Council. This
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Big News at GRP: Welcome Aboard and Farewell!

Dear Beloved Community, 2017 is going to be a big year! In the next few months, we’ll be saying welcome aboard and farewell! At the end of last year – as we celebrated our 10 year anniversary- we launched a strategic planning process with a dedicated group of staff, board
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