Girls E-Mentorship Innovation

Our Mission

GEM’s mission is to mitigate the adverse effects of poverty through electronic and in person mentorship. Our vision is to bridge a social divide between at-risk girls and high-achieving women and to motivate these girls to reach their full potential no matter where they started.

Fringe Festival (1)

Toronto Fringe Festival: Vanessa Mugoa’s 1st Volunteer Experience with Fringe

Arts & Culture
by Vanessa Mugoa / Jul 20, 2015

GEM’s Creative Writing Intern, Vanessa Mugoa, recently volunteered at the Toronto Fringe Festival. We asked her to share her experience and perspective about the event and why it’s such a great arts and culture event in Toronto. Hello all! I am back with another blog post and this time it is on Toronto’s annual, twelve-day […]

Summer Laziness Blog

Design Your Life: How to beat laziness this summer!

by Selina McCallum /
Jul 9, 2015
Two months of no school means no homework to complete, no tests to study...
June 24, 2015 - Vanessa Mugoa - Festival Hub (28)

Luminato Festival – A Spectacular of Toronto’s Culture and Creativity

Arts & Culture
by Vanessa Mugoa /
Jul 2, 2015
Vanessa Mugoa is a Creative Writing Intern for GEM. This summer she volunteered at...