Connect with local organizations helping women and girls to thrive

This year’s festival will feature 20+ organizations, all of whom are contributing to the lives of girls in the Bay Area. These organizations serve girls as it relates to sports, fitness, health, nutrition, media literacy, safety, and advocacy work. Come and visit each of them at their tables in the outdoor activity area to learn more about what they do and join them in games, quizzes and contests.

About-Face

About-Face frees girls from the confines of our toxic culture so they can fulfill their potential.

Academy of Self Defense

ASD is the premier location for Vanguard Krav Maga® (Self defense), Jivoni's Combo Fit, Muay Thai, THE PIT Grappling, CrossPIT, & Combat Hapkido.

 

Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.

Angela Lan of LoveSpunk

Teen fashion designer, lifestyle blogger & author of the teen sewing book "#OOTD Sew & Style- Make Your Dream Wardrobe with Angela," Angela inspires others to follow their passion. LoveSpunk.com

 

Athena Camps

Athena Camps are summer sports camps for girls ages 4 to 14, offered in San Jose, Los Gatos, and Los Altos, California. Sport specific middle school camps designed to build skills and confidence.

Bay Area Disc Association Girls Program

The mission of Bay Area Disc Association is to foster good sportsmanship by teaching and providing opportunities to play the amateur sport of Ultimate Frisbee throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

 

Big Brother Big Sister

We provide children facing adversity with strong & enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

BizWorld.org

Entrepreneurship and Financial Education for Young People!

 

Black Girls Code

Black Girls Code is a non-profit organization dedicated to teaching girls about computer programming and digital technology.

Camp Fashionista

Camp Fashionista is a unique fashion design school for children and adults founded by Dori Duncan in 2010, offering beginning sewing and fashion illustration classes in San Jose.

 

Career Girls

Career Girls is a free, online, educational resource with over 150 diverse role models and 3700 inspiring video clips.

Chhandam School of Kathak

Chhandam School of Kathak has been a pioneer of excellence for the education, promotion, and advancement of kathak dance and Indian classical music.

 

Coder Bunnyz

CoderBunnyz board game empowers girls and boys to learn code and become leaders in tech. Started in 2015 CoderBunnyz hosts workshops in libraries, schools, communities and tech events.

Computer History Museum

The museum preserves and presents for posterity the artifacts/stories of the information age, playing a unique role in the history of the computing revolution & its impact on the human experience.

 

Developments in Literacy

We educate & empower underprivileged students, especially girls, by operating student-centered model schools & provide high-quality professional development to teachers and principles across Pakistan.

Empower HERFuture

An organization dedicated to helping young women develop the confidence and skills they need to excel in the professional world and accomplish their goals

 

Esha Yoga

Welcome to a new yoga school in the heart of Santa Clara, California. We mix Vinyasa and Core Power Yoga to maximise its benefits.

FIDM

FIDM’s focused curriculum integrates creative and leadership skills to develop graduates for the global industries of Fashion, Visual Arts, Interior Design, and Entertainment.

 

Friends of the Commission on the Status of Women

We raise awareness and funding for programs that ensure equal treatment for women and girls.

Girl Scouts of Northern California

At Girl Scouts of Northern California, over 50,000 girls and 31,000 adults take part in Girl Scout programs each year for the developmental, educational, emotional, and social needs of girls.

 

Girls Crushing It

GIRLS CRUSHING IT cultivates tomorrow’s leaders through its series of business workshops and pop-up shops. Our girlpreneurs learn about budgeting, product development, time management and marketing.

Girls for a Change

GFC empowers girls to create social change. We invite young women to design, lead, fund and implement social change projects that tackle issues girls face in their own neighborhoods.

 

Girls on the Run Silicon Valley

Girls on the Run (GOTR) is a life-changing, non-profit program that uses the power of running to help girls in 3rd-8th grade develop self-respect and value a healthy lifestyle.

Glam Squad

Glamsquad helps you look & feel amazing, so you can make amazing things happen! We take a tailored approach and customize every experience to deliver exactly what you want for any moment of any day.

 

Golden State Warriors

The Golden State Warriors are an American professional basketball team based in the San Francisco Bay Area. The Warriors have reached ten NBA Finals, winning six championship titles.

Grand Paradé COFFEE

A Grand Paradé COFFEE is the embodiment of true quality. Grown with unrivaled dedication, every coffee is the result of unwavering passion and precision, culminating in coffees with elegant flavors.

 

GRRRL Brigade

An intensive dance/leadership development program designed to provide high quality dance training, performance opportunities, and a sense of self-empowerment for San Francisco's girls ages 9 to 18.

Healthy Teen Project

A Place for Adolescent Eating Disorder Recovery --A place for hope and empowerment.

 

Hint Water

Infused with fruit flavors, Hint's healthy flavored water is a great alternative to sugary drinks while still being delicious!

IGNITE

IGNITE is building a movement of young women who are ready and eager to become the next generation of political leaders.

 

La Casa de Las Madres

The mission of La Casa de las Madres is to respond to calls for help from domestic violence victims, of all ages, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Lace Museum

Mission: To Preserve Lace and the Art of Lace Making, To Exhibit Lace and its Historical Use, To Offer Instruction in all Facets of Lace Making

 

LBGTQ Youth Space

The LGBTQ Youth Space is a Santa Clara Country based non-profit center offering a resources, counseling services, and a drop-in space for LGBTQ and Ally youth ages 13-25.

Love Never Fails

Love Never Fails is dedicated to the restoration, education and protection of those involved or at risk of becoming involved in domestic sex trafficking.

 

Marlene Elizabeth - MONEYWINGS

Private 1×1 coaching program, MONEYWINGS™, helps busy women nurture a wealthy mindset to grow their income to the next level.

Mills College

Mills is an independent liberal arts college for undergraduate women with graduate programs for women and men.

 

Miss CEO

Miss CEO offers world-class leadership training, mentoring, and career exploration opportunities to young women all over the world.

MyHeartyKid

myHeartyKid is an inspirational social emotional learning program which teaches kids how to grow self esteem and dreams! Teachers can use it for FREE!

 

New Moon Girls

We're the place where girls connect & support each other while creating poetry, artwork, stories, videos, and more. All fully moderated and proven to build confidence and healthy online behavior.

Peninsula Girls Chorus

The mission of the Peninsula Girls Chorus is to engage the hearts and minds of girls and young women from diverse backgrounds through a comprehensive experience in choral music.

 

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people worldwide.

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte improves and transforms the lives of over 250,000 women, men and children every year in 29 counties throughout mid-California and 13 counties in Northern Nevada.

 

Project Glimmer

Project Glimmer is a San Francisco Bay Area non-profit that gives holiday gifts to at-risk teenage girls and women throughout Northern California.

Queenhype

QueenHype is a movement designed to promote a healthy and happy lifestyle for young girls and women.

 

Rebecca Hall Gruyter

Women's Empowerment Leader, RHG Media Productions, TV Network Owner/Producer, Speaker/Best Selling Author, Radio/TV Host, CEO of Your Purpose Driven Practice

Reel Stories

Summer program teaching high school girls the skills to make their own media, to view current media critically and thoughtfully, and to aspire to leadership.

 

Resolute Circles Group

Resolute Circles group is a group of hoop dancers based out of the Sacramento area.

San Francisco Girls Chorus

Founded in 1978, the San Francisco Girls Chorus is now a premier regional center for choral music education and performance for girls and young women ages 5-18.

 

San Jose Dance Theatre

San José Dance Theatre’s mission is to develop, foster, and promote the art of ballet for the youth in Silicon Valley and beyond.

San Jose Museum of Art

San Jose Museum of Art celebrates new ideas, stimulates creativity, & inspires connections every visit. Welcoming & thought-provoking, the Museum delights visitors with surprising art.

 

Shared Hope International

Shared Hope International (SHI) exists to rescue and restore women and children in crisis. We are leaders in a worldwide effort to prevent and eradicate sex trafficking and slavery.

SheEO

SheEO mentors, guides and accelerates the next generation of women-led ventures on their own terms.

 

SheHeroes

SheHeroes: Inspiring youth to become tomorrow's leaders.

Spotlight: Girls

Spotlight: Girls is a multi-media platform and summer camp. We educate, inspire, and activate girls and women to take center stage.

 

Tech Museum

The Tech Museum of Innovation is a family-friendly interactive science and technology center located in the heart of downtown San Jose, California.

Thankful

The aim of Thankful is to empower people and organizations to change their outlooks and increase well-being by recognizing their Thankful Moments.

 

The First Tee

The First Tee provides positive youth development through the game of golf.

The Girls' Middle School (GMS)

Igniting the spark of knowledge and self discovery.

 

The Global Lead

A Web Channel devoted to global causes such as: Climate, Equality, Wild Life, Women/Girls, Oceans and more.

The LGBTQ Youth Space

The LGBTQ Youth Space is a Program of Family & Children Services and Caminar for Mental Health. We are a community drop-in center and mental health program for LGBTQ+ who live in Santa Clara County.

 

The Sewing Room

Sewing and Fashion Education for Kids, Teens & Adults

Total Team Engagement

Total Team Engagement's LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® is an innovative, experiential process designed to help individuals become more confident and creative to speak up more powerfully.

 

Vital Voices

Vital Voices Global Partnership identifies, invests in and brings visibility to extraordinary women around the world.