What has been going on?

2018

  • Summer 2018 Programs:
    • Girls in Groups 1/2 went weekly to Bristol Public Library for a program with the Children's Department.
    • Girls in Groups 3/4/5 went twice weekly to Bristol Public Library for a book club and movie with the the Teen Department.
    • Sullivan County Health Department came in for 4 weeks to deliver program to Group 1/2. 
    • Highlands Fellowship Church came weekly to deliver a special program to Group 1.
    • Group 1/2 were able to go swimming at Virginia High School.
    • All Groups went swimming at Tennessee High School twice a week.
    • Bible Club comes every other Tuesday to deliver program. 
    • Heather Dotterweich came weekly to teach yoga to our Group 4/5 girls. 
    • Ben Talley lead a hike a Sugar Hollow Park with girls in Group 3/4/5.
  • 2018 United Way - Week of Caring Projects
    • Chiltern - Sponsored 25 girls to visit Hands On! Museum and sent 2 volunteers to help.
    • Aetna Health - Sent a volunteer to help on the the Hands On! Museum trip.
    • BRMC In-Patient Pharmacy - Sponsoring our wish list and bringing lots of much needed items.
    • 96.3 The Possum Radio Station - Sponsoring an ice cream party and having ice cream sandwiches for every girl.
    • Deloitte US - Sponosoring a work day and brought donations while sending over 30 people to landscape, paint, clean, organize, put baseboards down, work on our computers and so much more.
    • Wellmont Hospice - Sponsoring a day to clean and detail our vans.
  • Tobacco Free Videos
    • Haley's Girls Against Tobacco video for Youth Advocate of the Year!
    • Girls Against Tobacco Video
    • National Kick Butts Day

Ongoing

  • Little Free Library - Located right in front of the main entrance.  Free to use "Take a Book, Bring a Book"
  • Clothes Closet (Donation Station) - We have moved into the trailer across from the alley.  We have clothes and household items for members and the members families. 
  • Fuel Her Fire and She Will Win Video