Creating Change for Adolescent Girls

HGNA challenges the negative images and information bombarding girls today, while offering support and education to their parents.

HGNA Scholarship 2016

HGNA Scholarship 2016

It is that time of the year again -- when graduating seniors turn their thoughts to their future.  HGNA is pleased to be part of this exciting time, and is thrilled to be offering an HGNA Scholarship to this one of this year's graduating seniors.  The scholarship is available to any graduating senior girl with a C average or better who has participated in HGNA programs as described in the application.  Application deadline is March 18, 2016.

Click here to download the application.

Chick Chat 2016

Chick Chat 2016

Chick Chat is a spectacular full-day retreat where 4th, 5th, and 6th grade girls can explore their interests, build stronger relationship skills, learn to make healthy decisions, enhance images of themselves as capable and competent individuals, and have fun; all within a safe and nurturing environment. Small group break-out sessions, yoga, and action-packed team-building challenges are designed to provide girls with inspiration, guidance, and perspective about their lives. Attend in all three grades to experience the full curriculum. Registration opens 2/1/16 and closes 3/14/16. Click here to register.

HGNA 2016 Yoga Club

HGNA 2016 Yoga Club

Yoga Club provides seventh- and eighth-grade girls with a way to positively cope with stress, gain physical strength, clear their minds and make better choices. The monthly club, which is held from January through May, begins at 7:30 p.m. with an hour of yoga followed by a half hour of downtime to relax, reflect and socialize over refreshments. The 2016 Yoga Club Series has five dates:  Saturdays; January 16, February 13, March 5, April 9, and May 14.  Cost is $20 for the series or $5 per session.

Registration is now full. Please email info@hgna.org if you would like to be added to the waitlist.

 

Upcoming Events

Sep 19
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Oct 17
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Oct 22
HGNA Pancake Breakfast
Ballydoyle Irish Pub & Restaurant, 5157 Main Street, Downers Grove
8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Nov 14
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Jan 9
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Feb 13
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Mar 6
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Apr 10
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
May 15
HGNA Board Meeting
Downers Grove
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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