We Are Girls 2013!

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We had an amazing time at We Are Girls 2013! Over 1600 registrants joined us November 9th at Austin High.

 

Over half of the girls attending received scholarships for We Are Girls – thank you to all of the generous donors who made that possible!

 

Girls came from all over Texas including Houston, Lubbock, Forth Worth and beyond. Here’s a look at We Are Girls, by the numbers:

1651 registrants!

51% girls, 49% adults

Girl demographics:

49% Latina/Hispanic

26% Caucasian/White

16% African American/Black

9% Other/mixed race

The majority of girls attending were in 5th/6th grades (55%), followed by 7th-8th (30%) and 9th-12th (15%).

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Thank you to everyone who joined us for this awesome day! Read more, including reactions, on Storify.

Vanessa Wright