Volunteers’ Week 2017

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1st June kicks off the start of Volunteers’ Week 2017. This is a nationwide celebration of all volunteers who dedicate their time, skills and efforts for the benefit of others. GFS is built on the help of our volunteers – … Continued

Midlands Area ‘Seaside’ Fun Day 2017

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GFS groups from across the Midlands joined together to have a day of seaside themed fun. The GFS Wainfleet and Skegness led an annual spring fun day for all GFS groups in the region. This year’s event was held in … Continued

New Group: GFS Lambton Street

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GFS Lambton Street is a brand-new branch just opened in April 2017 for girls aged 13 and over. Based in Lambton Street Community Centre in Sunderland, meetings occur every Thursday evening and are carried out in a safe, single-gender space … Continued

Young Leaders of the future

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Bethan Boland has been part of GFS Penllergaer since she was five years old and recently decided to take the next step in her GFS journey by completing her Young Leader’s Award. The award is a programme designed to encourage … Continued

Body image in young girls – our findings.

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“Body image, social media and advertising are inextricably linked, and self-esteem issues can sometimes be generated as a result of trying to live up to ‘the perfect body ideal’. Help us give young people the education they need and gain … Continued

GFS debut at Women of the World Festival

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GFS were proud to exhibit at this year’s Women of The World Festival (WOW), held at London’s Southbank Centre. Our stall was visited by many potential volunteers, as well as women and organisations who wanted to find out more and … Continued

New London-based groups celebrate launch events.

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March has seen two new branches start up in London – one in Hackney and one in Brixton – along with launch days to celebrate! Hackney Many attended the launch day at Redmond Community Centre, which coincided with International Women’s … Continued