GirlAdvocates! is a student organization that strives to empower girls globally, locally and individually. They encourage and promote education, positive self-image and mentorship for young girls in Austin.
According to Girl Rising, an international organization dedicated to empowering girls, 66 million girls around the world are out of school. According to local organization GENAustin, around forty percent of female high school students in Texas report depressive symptoms, and feel sad or hopeless. Enter GirlAdvocates!.