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.

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 Toronto’s Luminato Festival. GEM asked her to share her volunteer experience and give us a taste of what the festival was like from the inside. During this past week, I had the pleasure of being a part of the Youth Volunteer […]

Our GEMgirl Mishal Dar at Aga Khan Museum admiring the beautiful collection.

Aga Khan Museum – the Pretty White Treasure Box

Arts & Culture
by Mishal Dar /
Jun 16, 2015
Our GEMgirl and Creative Writing Intern, Mishal Dar, visited the Aga Khan Museum last...
GEMgirls 2015 at the end of the year party at the Aga Khan museum.

It’s a wrap!

by Selina McCallum /
Jun 12, 2015
Although it was cloudy and raining heavily in the afternoon of June 5th, all...