To create experiences for young girls of color to define their sense of self as they build strong sisterhoods across ancestral continents and impact the world.
"When we really look at each other, only then can we see ourselves." - Ms. Joi
Fly Girls InternationaL BEGAN AT A public ELEMENTARY SCHOOL in San Francisco where TEACHER JOI jackson AND PARAPROFESSIONAL KANISHA burdeen created a mentoring program. the program was designed to teach girls of color leadership and core values. immediately The girls passion and energy could not be contained within four walls. from these roots, FLY GIRLS INTERNATIONAL became a yearlong mentoring program and Trip to visit africa in search of self and purpose.