Champions for Girls is a growing community of generous philanthropists dedicated to inspiring girls to be strong, smart and bold. Here at Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest, we offer a unique giving opportunity to our Champion supporters. By joining our giving circle you become part of a diverse group of local, like-minded peers and the opportunity to experience one-of-a-kind benefits, as well as knowing that your gift is making a huge difference—it goes directly to support the impact and growth of our programs. 


All Champions for Girls enjoy both local & national recognition of their generous commitment. Locally, our Pacific Northwest Champions will be invited to participate in all of the following opportunities:

  • Special invitation to one private, Champions-only thank you event (i.e, private chef’s dinner)•Invitation to all exclusive events with Go-To Girls members (i.e, cocktail hour, lunch talk)

  • Invitation to Girls Inc.’s End of the School Year Celebration•Optional donor profile on the website and/or in the monthly e-news

  • Access to contact information of other society members for networking & mentoring

  • Opportunity to visit a Girls Group, with special volunteer options

  • Recognition in the Power of the Purse Event Program


Benefits include:

• ·Special invitation to 3 members-only networking events

• ·Special invitation to Girls Inc. 'End of School Year Celebration'

• ·Recognition in the Power of the Purse event program

• ·Option to be featured on Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest's website

• ·Option to be included in a donor spotlight feature in the Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest 'Power of Her VOICE' eNews

• ·Access to contact information of other society members for networking and mentoring

• ·Opportunity to visit or present to a Girls Group

CHAMPION FOR EUREKA!: $2,500-$4,999

All above local benefits, as well as:

• Special invitation to the College Graduation (2 seats)

• Guest speaker at Eureka! group

• Opt-in to our semi-annual Eureka! Partner Newsletter

CHAMPION ALLY: $5,000-$9,999

All above local benefits, as well as:

• Girls Inc. National Champions lapel pin

• Recognition in the National Girls Inc. Annual Report, with consideration for a website spotlight

• Options for listing in the National Champions for Girls Directory

• Invitation to the annual State of Girls Inc. national webinar

• Quarterly “Insiders Letter” email from National Girls Inc. President & CEO, Judy Vredenburgh

• Invitation to networking events and recognition at National Girls Inc. conferences

CHAMPION ADVOCATE: $10,000-$24,999

All above benefits, as well as:

• Invitation to an exclusive, national leadership event featuring a keynote speaker at conferences

• Opportunity to connect with a Girls Inc. National Scholar

• Framed “Girls’ Bill of Rights,” signed by current Pacific Northwest Girls Council members

• Opportunity to host a local workshop or information session at a school/business of your choice

• Optional honorary role at the Power of the Purse Event

CHAMPION LUMINARY: $25,000-$49,999

All above benefits, as well as:

• Recognition in the Girls Inc. National New York or Los Angeles Luncheon Program

• Consideration for membership in the Champions for Girls National Council

• “High Tea” with the Pacific Northwest Executive Director and current Girls Inc. girls


All above Champions Luminary Benefits, as well as:

• Private lunch with National Girls Inc. President & CEO, Judy Vredenburgh

• Invitation to an exclusive reception before Girls Inc. National’s New York or Los Angeles Luncheons with National executives and Board leaders

Champion for girls members

Thank you for your generous contributions to Girls inc. of the pacific northwest!

Not pictured:

  • Niki Aberle

  • Elizabeth Barnes

  • Jennifer Bryan

  • Coby Cohen

  • Ann Edlen

  • Rachel Hendricks-Beeson

  • Roberta Hutton

  • Miriam Jaffee

  • Lisa Kellogg

  • Heather Killough

  • Elizabeth Nye

  • Turid Owren

  • Gina Riley

  • Kay Stepp

  • Sheri Yadav

*This list of names is based on fiscal year giving (July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016)

I believe in the mission of Girls Inc. and wish to help achieve the goal of bringing opportunity to girls who might not otherwise have the chance.
— Mary Kay Petersen, Champion for Girls