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Dear HOTGIRLS Friends, We at Helping Our Teen Girls In Real Life Situations, Inc. (HOTGIRLS)® are grateful to all of our friends and supporters who allow us to improve the health and lives of young women and girls. Since 2001, HOTGIRLS has implemented innovative health education and leadership development programs that have inspired young women […]

Welcome to our new website!

We are excited to welcome you to our new website, which was funded by a generous gift from our friends at the National Association of University Women (NAUW). Our new site features an improved home page and blogging platform and is accessible to popular browsers and devices such as tablets and mobile phones.  The new site will […]

A Welcome Message from Our Founder, Dr. Carla Stokes

Dear HOTGIRLS Friends & Supporters, Helping Our Teen Girls In Real Life Situations, Inc. (HOTGIRLS)® is a youth-driven, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering young women and girls to make healthy choices, create social change and become leaders in their communities. During my doctoral studies at the University of Michigan, I founded HOTGIRLS in November […]