Young adults that have mentors in their lives have a higher rate of succeeding than those that do not.
There is still a huge gap between women and their male counterparts in leadership positions, funding opportunities and confidence in advanced Financial literacy skills such as the Stock Market.
And we are committed to closing the gap and making a change by empowering our girls and their families at an earlier age.
What We Do
THE GEMZ, INC is a mentoring and leadership program that equips middle and high school aged girls ages 11 to 18 in Maryland/Washington DC metro area with self-confidence, leadership and life skills so they can thrive and become successful female leaders of tomorrow.
We host monthly workshops, seminars and events to equip and empower preteen and teen girls and their families on different skills such as:
and much more...
Who We Are
THE GEMZ is dedicated to developing teens and young women with the spirit of excellence, leadership and economic development. Our program and activities focus on building healthy self-esteem, confidence, financial literacy skills and entrepreneurship.
We equip our girls with Entrepreneurship and Leadership skills and host pitches to support or grow their businesses.
Our girls are equipped with Basic and Advanced Financial Literacy skills such as Savings, Budgeting and Investments.
Photos & videos from our travels.
Who's Talking About Us
Thanks to the following Partners and Organizations for supporting our mission and programs over the years.