#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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Be our 2017 Design Partner!

Calling local artists! We are excited to announce our official search for our 2017 Design Partner! We are looking for an artist to envision and design four logos for our major programs and special event: Spring LRC Summer Rock Camp Sustaining our Sounds Gala Fall LRC These logos are u
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A Message from the Board of Directors of Girls Rock Philly

Dear Friend, Thank you so much for being a supporter and community member of Girls Rock Philly! Now more than ever, there is a need for organizations and people doing the work to enact powerful and positive change. As we celebrate our 10th Anniversary this year, it is still so importa
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2016 Fall LRC Weekend Recap!

    WHO ROCKS?! WE ROCK!!  Wow! We were so lucky to organize and bare witness to such FIRE that is LRC ! Gathering over 33 campers, 30 volunteers, and 4 teen band managers, this weekend brought together women, transfolks, as well as gender non-conforming adults across the ci
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Open Call for LRC Workshops Proposals are OUT! (+ Volunteer Apps!)

We’re excited to launch a call for workshop proposals for our Fall 2016 LRC! LRC is our adult rock camp, and it will be held Friday December 2nd – Sunday December 4th at Mastery Charter School-Thomas Campus. To find out more about LRC, read more here. (Check out our recently rel
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