Girls Inc

How to Get Involved

How to Get Involved

At Girls Inc. of Long Island, we value all of our supporters’ talents and contributions. There are lots of ways to get involved and make a difference for girls in our community.

Become a Champion for Girls

Girls Inc. of Long Island’s Champion for Girls membership is an exclusive opportunity for recurring donors who receive:

  • A special welcome packet 
  • Two free tickets to our Champion for Girls Breakfast 
  • Unique volunteer opportunities
  • Invitation-only donor events

If you’re interested in becoming a Champion for Girls, contact Cassie Huneke at

Throw a Fundraiser

Don’t let the party stop at our events! Lots of our supporters host their own fundraisers in-person or virtually to help us in our mission to create a more equitable Long Island for all girls. 

Whether you want to support us individually or as part of a larger group, you can make an impact for girls in our community. 

Here are just a few ideas that have been done in the past:

  • Wine tasting event
  • Facebook fundraiser
  • Galentine’s Day brunch
  • Axe throwing party
  • Birthday celebrations

If you’d like to throw a fundraiser for Girls Inc. of Long Island, please reach out to Cassie Huneke, Development Manager, at We’d love to hear what you’ve got planned, and, if possible, have a team member attend to speak further about our work.

Become a Corporate Partner

Is your company interested in supporting workforce development and DEI? Let’s talk! 

Our corporate partners are indispensable to our mission of inspiring girls to be strong, smart and bold. We work hand-in-hand with many local companies on Long Island, including PSEG-LI, National Grid, Dime Bank, and more. They have hosted our girls on field trips, provided financial literacy workshops, and provided unique opportunities and internships. 

Contact Cassie Huneke, Development Manager, at for more information.


Our volunteers are crucial to giving our girls real-world experiences and helping our staff deliver life-changing programs. 

Volunteers have helped Girls Inc. of Long Island by:

  • Attending career mentor workshops at in-school programs and conferences
  • Helping with event set up and clean up
  • Joining fundraising event committees
  • Assisting in pre-event logistics
  • Doing supply drives at their companies

If you’re interested in volunteering with Girls Inc. of Long Island, please fill out our volunteer application here.

Women's History Month

Each year, Girls Inc. of Long Island celebrates Women’s History Month and receives a large quantity of volunteering inquiries. 

We’d love to accommodate all volunteer opportunities. However, we have a limited capacity to fulfill every volunteer request. If you’re interested in learning about our volunteer opportunities in March for Women’s History Month, please contact our Program Manager, Susan Dunbar, at to be added to our volunteer email list.