Great Yarmouth and Skegness Projects to close

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A statement from Iana Vidal, Girls Friendly Society Chair of the Board of Trustees regarding the decision to close the GFS Great Yarmouth and GFS Skegness Projects: At its meeting in November 2017, the GFS Investment Committee considered the historical … Continued

Skin-care is self-care

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Girls Friendly Society is always looking for ways to empower girls and young women to live a healthy lifestyle and encourage self-confidence. That’s why we were over the moon to hear about the overwhelming response from the local community in … Continued

International Women’s Day Competition

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Ever wanted to be able to cross-stitch your favourite feminist icons or create a ‘heroes of feminism finger puppet’? We asked GFS Groups to submit their photos and stories around International Women’s Day in order to win some feminism-inspired craft … Continued

International Womens Day Activities

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International Women’s Day is a worldwide event every 8th March celebrating women’s achievements. It’s a public holiday in over 20 countries! The original aim – to achieve full gender equality – has still not been realised. It could still take … Continued

Celebrating 15 years of GFS Pittington

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We’re proud to announce that GFS Pittington recently celebrated it’s 15th birthday. We caught up with dedicated Group Leader and founder Jaci Dooley about her experiences volunteering for the for the Durham-based group over the last 15 years. What has … Continued