YWLA Students Meet the First Lady of Guyana

One of our goals at GGRF is to expose our young women to exceptional female leaders, and First Lady of Guyana, HE Sandra Granger, is a great example and a role model.  Yesterday our young women had the pleasure of meeting the First Lady who was visiting Brooklyn to attend a fundraising luncheon held in her honor by the coalition of Guyanese women. During her presentation, she discussed her three philanthropic projects: STEM Guyana, Domestic Violence, and Empowerment of Teenage Moms … read more


President’s Message: GGRF Inaugural Honors & Awards Luncheon

Dear Supporters and Friends, It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to the Inaugural Guyanese Girls Rock Foundation, Honors & Awards Luncheon. Our mission at GGRF is to empower young women to create their own paths to success.  We believe that this can be achieved by cultivating an environment where girls feel encouraged and supported to make positive contributions in the world through leadership. As a result, we are are proud to have established the Young Women Leadership Academy, … read more


GGRF Young Women Leadership Academy Opens At Queens Central Library!

We are excited to announce the launch of our Young Women Leadership Academy (YWLA);  a 2-hour Saturday program for high school girls from the Guyanese community.  The curriculum combines leadership education with mentoring and workshops. Last Saturday students and parents joined us at our location at the Queens Central Library for orientation and information session.  Applications are still being accepted until January 27, 2018.  Apply HERE today! [bctt tweet=” Inspiring the next generation of female leader, @ggrfoundation presents the Young Women Academy Academy! #ggrf  #ywla #ggrywla #guyanesegirlsrock … read more







Guyanese Girls Rock Foundation