Welcome to Girls Inc. of Carpinteria

Girls Incorporated® is a nonprofit organization that inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. With local roots dating to 1864 and national status since 1945, Girls Inc. has responded to the changing needs of girls through research-based programs and public education efforts that empower girls to understand, value, and assert their rights. We provide programs for girls 6 to 18 years old that focus on science, math, and technology; health and sexuality; economic and financial literacy; sports skills; leadership and advocacy; and media literacy.


2nd Annual Fundraiser Gala — Saturday, Oct 18, 2014

Join us for a Glamorous Evening of Dinner, Dancing & Beautiful Orchids as we celebrate our community and generate support for the girls and young women of Carpinteria.

Saturday, October 18th, 2014 from 6pm to 11pm
at Westerlay Orchids, 3504 Via Real, Carpinteria, CA

Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres ✿ Red Carpet Photo Reception ✿ Dinner Buffet ✿ Hosted Bar ✿ Live & Silent Auctions ✿ Live Entertainment & Dancing ✿

Honorees - Ed & Win Van Wingerden

TICKETS are $100 per guest

Cocktail Attire — Black Tie Encouraged

Sponsorships begin at $250 & include 2 tickets.

Questions? Please contact Victoria Juarez at VJuarez@GirlsInc-Carp.org or call (805) 684-6364


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"Waxing Poetic is company built by and for, women. So, when Girls Inc. approached us with the idea to work with a young woman in our community, we jumped at the opportunity. Alisa, our extern, was eager to learn the ins and outs about how Waxing Poetic is operated, and did a fantastic job learning the ropes." Read more ...