As we count down the last 15 days of our Holiday Appeal, we’re giving you 15 reasons — one per day — why we’ve been the premier writing organization for New York City’s underserved teen girls for 15 years. Stay tuned for more fascinating facts, true testimonials, and captivating clips!
What does it mean for a New York City high school girl to have a Girls Write Now mentor? Her life changes forever. But don’t take our word for it:
“My mentor helps me when I need someone to talk to about school, family, anything. When I talk to her, my stress melts away. With her, I can become a better writer. I can become a better person.”
— Shannon Daniels, mentee