Offering Guns as Anti-Violence Groups’ Raffle Prizes Sends the Wrong Message

Early in April, I saw a notice in the local media that a Redding sporting goods store was having its annual “Ladies Night” with trainings and savings in many departments as well as raffles to benefit a community group. That… Continue Reading


Tickets Available Now for “The Vagina Monologues” Benefiting Girls Inc.

Girls Inc. of the Northern Sacramento Valley is proud to be the chosen recipient organization for two benefit performances of Eve Ensler’s award-winning play, “The Vagina Monologues.” The Feb. 12 and 20 performances are presented by V-Day Tehama-Shasta, a local… Continue Reading

“Ladies’ Night” at Sportsman’s Warehouse to Benefit Girls Inc. NSV

On Thursday, March 26, 2015, north state women are invited to shop and win fantastic outdoor adventures, hunting gear and other accessories, while also supporting Girls Incorporated of the Northern Sacramento Valley. Girls Inc. NSV is the honored recipient of the… Continue Reading


Girls Inc.’s April 13 ‘Boas & Bowties’ – Fun Event Funds Crucial Programs

When Girls Inc.’s Natalie Peterson talks about some of the girls she teaches empowerment skills to, she carefully describes them as “kind of a rough group of girls.” They curse. Many are experienced with drugs and drinking. As sophomores, they… Continue Reading

Tickets Available for Girls Inc.’s Boas & Bowties Gala

Wrap yourself in your feather boa and don your best bowtie! Girls Incorporated of the Northern Sacramento Valley is hosting its biggest fundraiser yet — the Boas & Bowties Gala. This formal evening will feature the swinging sounds of the Straight… Continue Reading