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.

Azi Portrait

Q&A with Azi Boloorchi

by Selina McCallum / Oct 17, 2014

Azi Boloorchi, manager at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre and Techna Institute, is a fierce leader and an inspiration. My exclusive interview with her explores challenges, mentorship, and what it takes to be successful. How old were you when you came to Canada? I was 17. I moved here during a February snowstorm with my parents […]

Day of the Girl Blog Post (1)

Dear Weakness…Let’s Break Up

by GEM /
Oct 10, 2014
International Day of the Girl is dedicated to raising awareness of the rights and...


by GEM /
Oct 3, 2014
We have had our hands full at GEM this month as we prepared to...