SMART Girls Today. Strong Women Tomorrow.

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Participants of the Boys and Girls Club of the Midland's SMART Girls are shown smiling together.

Young women need a solid foundation for building healthy attitudes and lifestyles, now more than ever. The Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands helps solidify that foundation through SMART Girls, an educational program designed to build self-esteem, develop positive relationships with peers and adults, explore societal attitudes and values, and learn about health and… Read more »

That’s SMART: Helping Iowa Girls Find Honest, Accurate Information About Womanhood & Growing Up

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mentor and student working together

A special thank you to 2021 Grant Partner Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Iowa for writing this guest post. To learn more about this phenomenal organization, visit https://www.bgcci.org/. Where do girls today get information about womanhood? Or straight answers about life and society? Usually the answer is friends, and more than likely—social media. These… Read more »