What We Do

Flourishing Blossoms Society for Girls, Inc. aims to educate, empower, and build the confidence of girls and young women through a holistic educational approach that focuses on social and emotional development, national and international service learning, and artfully designed youth engagement programs that builds sisterhood with girls from around the world.

Why We Do It

“Research implies that global education has the possibility of impacting one’s attitudes, behavior, and views.”
Davies, I & Pike (2009). Global citizenship education: Challenges and possibilities. IN R.Lewin (Eds.), The handbook of practice and research in study abroad: Higher education and the quest for global citizenship (pgs.61-78). New York, NY: Routledge
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“According to New National Report, 75% of girls with low self-esteem reported engaging in negative and potentially harmful activities ,such as disordered eating, cutting, bullying, smoking or drinking, when feeling badly about themselves compared with 25 percent of girls with high self-esteem.”

Girls' Success: Mentoring Guide for Life Skills. Academy for Educational Development, 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20009-5721, 2009. ProQuest. 17 May 2019.

of teen girls with low self-esteem admit to talking badly about themselves (Compared to 15 percent of girls with high self-esteem)”

"New National Report Reveals the High Price of Low Self-Esteem: Dove(R) Addresses Self-Esteem Crisis with Unprecedented Effort to Reach Girls." PR Newswire Dec 09 2008 ProQuest. 20 May 2019 .

“2/3 of the 774 million illiterate people in the world are female.”

Girls' Success: Mentoring Guide for Life Skills. Academy for Educational Development, 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20009-5721, 2009. ProQuest. 17 May 2019.
“When girls receive information that will help them make good decisions about all aspects of their life, they are more likely to stay in school, take care of themselves, and be successful in future activities, whether that is raising a family, being a community leader, or having a job.”
Girls' Success: Mentoring Guide for Life Skills. Academy for Educational Development, 1825 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20009-5721, 2009. ProQuest. 17 May 2019.

Our Programs