Girls also jumps in and assists whenever possible to make good things happen for
girls. For instance?
and promotes events and opportunities for girls throughout Maine.
the work others are doing on behalf of girls.
as a point of connection and a referral service to available community and
state resources for girls and women.
both phone and in person consultations around issues affecting girls.
for girls and young women on the state level.
working to establish a network for girls and women statewide.
Maine Coast Artists and the Chewonki Foundation co-sponsored their first Adventure
Arts camp for girls, Mainely Girls helped them get it off the ground by offering
encouragement, assisting in the planning, finding them some funding , and
connecting them with some girls who were interested in attending.
Girls connected Cathy Plourde, a feminist playwright, with girls and women
on Islesboro who have wanted to be more involved in theatre there. Cathy worked
with them on a project called Islespeak, which culminated in an island performance.
Girls also helps with the annual Camden
Girls' Conference: One Incredible Day. It has given a helping hand during
the planning stages for similar conferences in Portland, Millinocket, Waterville
and Old Town.