Girls Educational and Mentoring Services (GEMS)

Girls Educational & Mentoring Services™ (GEMS) mission is to empower girls & young women, ages 12-24, who have experienced commercial sexual exploitation & domestic trafficking to exit the commercial sex industry & develop to their full potential. GEMS is committed to ending commercial sexual exploitation & domestic trafficking of girls & young women by changing individual lives, transforming public perception, & revolutionizing the systems & policies that impact sexually exploited youth.


GEMS Educational Initiative Coordinator


GEMS' Members at the Summer Intensive


GEMS Staff #MakeHistory!


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Impact

$50 helps...

provides meals for 5 girls

$100 helps...

provides an Educational Initiative stipend

$500 helps...

provides an Educational Initiative stipend

$1,000 helps...

alleviates nearly all transportation costs for one member for a year

$5,000 helps...

covers the cost of caring for one member for a full year

$10,000 helps...

rewards two members for completing their Bachelor Degrees

$25,000 helps...

sustains a bed at GEMS' transitional housing programs

$50,000 helps...

can house a member and her family for one year

$100,000 helps...

would further GEMS' Employment Readiness programming