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Alternatives For Girls has been named the Crain’s Detroit 2017 Best Managed Nonprofit!

 

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Crain’s Detroit 2017 Best Managed Nonprofit!

Monthly Giving Program

Join Alternatives For Girls monthly giving program and become a Dream Champion today. Dream Champions are the foundation of Alternatives For Girls. When you become a Dream Champion, you will join a special group of people who donate each month to provide life-changing resources to homeless and at-risk girls and women in Detroit, no matter what the year brings.

Become a Dream Champion today!

2018 Role Model Dinner
Thursday, March 28th, 2018
Cobo Center

Next Spring, Alternatives For Girls will host the 29th Annual Role Model Dinner. The 2018 dinner will celebrate the role model awardees and raise crucial funds to help girls and young women.

2018 Role Models:

Alicia Boler-Davis
General Motors

Deborah LaBelle
Law Offices of Deborah LaBelle

Monica L. Martinez
Comerica Bank



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Learn More About Us

Alternatives For Girls helps homeless and high-risk girls and young women avoid violence, teen pregnancy and exploitation, and helps them to explore and access the support, resources and opportunities necessary to be safe, to grow strong and to make positive choices in their lives. AFG accomplishes this mission through three key services: AFG Prevention, the AFG Shelter/Transition to Independent Living Program (TIL) and AFG Outreach. 


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Our Mission

Our mission is to help homeless and high-risk girls and young women avoid violence, teen pregnancy and exploitation, and help them to explore and access the support, resources and opportunities necessary to be safe, to grow strong and to make positive choices in their lives.



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July Volunteer Spotlight: Angela Wisniewski

Each month, Alternatives For Girls’ Volunteer Department, highlights one volunteer who AFG staff recognize as being dedicated, passionate, and going above and beyond. This month we spotlight Angela Wisniewski, a volunteer who helps out in countless ways! Angela has been volunteering at Alternatives For Girls for about six months and has made a big impact…

Sew Great Detroit Helps Build Confidence: One young woman’s experience learning how to sew

Sew Great Detroit (SGD), Alternatives For Girls’ social enterprise program that teaches participants both sewing and employment skills, has been hard at work the past couple of months. This summer, they are selling their handmade goods at Ponyride Detroit’s Summer Market Series. The five members, who are also participants in other AFG programs, have created…

June Volunteer Spotlight: Marie Lowry

Each month, Alternatives For Girls’ Volunteer Department, highlights one volunteer who AFG staff recognize as being dedicated, passionate, and going above and beyond. This month we spotlight Marie Lowry, a volunteer in AFG’s Prevention Program! Marie has been a longtime supporter of Alternatives For Girls and spent the past year volunteering as a tutor for the after-school…

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