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3.14.14: Mid-March News: Upcoming Events, “Girls Rock, Pass It On” Film, and Summer Camp Registration Update

Hard to believe we’re halfway through March! Lots of activities and events on the horizon, in addition to camp registration and planning. Here’s the lowdown on what we’re up to. {PROGRAMMING EVENT} Spring Afterschool Showcase •  March 19 at Local 506 For the past 10 weeks, campers have been writing and rehearsing original songs, under […]

12.10.13: 2014 Winter/Spring After School Registration is Open!

GIRLS ROCK AFTER SCHOOL is a 10-week music and empowerment program for girls available in two sessions throughout the academic year: Winter/Spring (Jan-Mar) and Fall (Sep-Nov). The program takes place one afternoon a week and is a more intimate version of our summer Rock Camp for Girls. Girls form bands, learn to play instruments of […]

12.03.13: Welcome new year-round staff + executive board members!

GRNC is proud to announce our first steps into providing year-round employment for hard-working women in our community! Thanks to the continued support of our passionate community of volunteers and donors, we are able to create two paid positions with health benefits effective Nov 1. Please welcome Collier Reeves as our new Director of Operations and […]

11.08.13: Girls Rock NC beneficiaries of Carolina Roller Girls annual charity bout!

Come one, come all to see the awesome and powerful Carolina Roller Girls on November 23 at 3pm rock your face off in the name of roller derby and Girls Rock NC. This year, Girls Rock NC, is the lucky non- profit that will benefit from The Roller Girls’ annual charity bout. From The Carolina […]

8.19.13: UPDATED: Registration Open for Fall 2013 After School Programs

Registration is underway for the Girls Rock NC Fall 2013 After School Program. After school runs for 10 weeks, starting Tuesday, September 10 (Chapel Hill program) and Wednesday, September 11 (Durham program). The Durham program will be mentored by Heather McEntire and Madelyn Cory, meeting every Wednesday from September 11 through November 13, from 3:45pm-5:45pm at […]

6.19.13: Girls Rock NC on The State of Things

Check out Girls Rock NC on The State of Things with Frank Stasio! GRNC staff Hannah Shaw and camper Emma Livingston, a three-year Girls Rock participant, shared the rock camp experience with the program and Emma played three beautiful songs. You can listen to the 18 minute segment here.

6.17.13: Mark Your Calendars: 5% Day at Whole Foods Durham on July 16th

We are thrilled to announce that Whole Foods in Durham has chosen Girls Rock NC as their featured nonprofit for 5% Day this summer. On Tuesday, July 16th, five percent of every dollar raised will support Girls Rock NC’s programming. Please make sure to do your big grocery shopping on that day, bring a friend, […]

6.17.13: 10th Anniversary Kickoff at the Pinhook featuring Mount Moriah

Join us for our 10th Anniversary Campaign Kickoff show at the Pinhook on June 28th! Featuring performances by local favorites Mount Moriah and Creedence Queerwater Revival, tickets are $12-20 sliding scale and all proceeds benefit our 10th anniversary campaign to build funding for sustainable programs that reach more and more Triangle area girls. We will […]

5.23.13: Rock Camp Volunteer Orientations Announced in all Locations!

Summer 2013 is happening now! Spend an hour, spend a day, spend a week doing something you will never forget this summer with Girls Rock NC. We have multiple volunteer roles for people of all genders with varying time commitments. If you’ve always wanted to volunteer with GRNC, the time is now! GRNC is proudly […]

2.01.13: GRNC rocks out with Styx for a fundraiser!

Many thanks to the classic rock band Styx and their nonprofit organization, Rock to the Rescue, for hosting a great fundraiser for Girls Rock NC at their concert in Fayetteville! Our staff, board, and volunteers gathered at the concert to raffle off an autographed guitar signed by Styx with the proceeds benefiting our 2013 Rock […]