LEAD Program

Our girls leadership program is a structured, multi-session series for middle school girls ages 11 to 15.

Summer Fashion Camp

Girls learn to craft their designs, launch a fashion business, and rip the runway at Winston-Salem Fashion Week!

Girls Rising Expo

Girls and their parents/guardians gather for a fun-filled day of learning, sharing and future planning.

Sponsor LEAD

Your opportunity to help middle school girls build brighter futures.


Join Our Team

Join the LEAD Girls of NC team!

At LEAD Girls, we create and deliver life-changing experiences for girls. Our programs help girls to build solid foundations for their futures. Our work has been recognized locally and nationally for its impact and its promise.

If you’re looking for a dynamic position where you’ll make a difference in the lives of more than 250 girls every year, while building stronger communities and empowering families to change their circumstances and the world —we’re looking for you.

LEAD Girls offers a fun, hardworking, inclusive and mission-driven workplace. Our small team works together closely and we support one another in our shared work. As a small nonprofit, we take pride in offering competitive compensation, health and dental care benefits, a retirement plan with an employer match for qualified employees, family leave, home office stipends for work-from-home staff, paid time off and ongoing professional development.

If you’re a team player interested in an open position, we want to hear from you!

Our open positions are listed below. To apply, submit your resume and cover letter to Joy Nelson Thomas. LEAD Girls of NC is an equal opportunity employer. If you have questions, contact us.


Executive Assistant/Project Manager (Part-Time) 

updated March 21, 2023

LEAD Girls is hiring an Executive Assistant/Project Manager to join our high-energy team. You’ll help to support the critical business functions that keep our organization running solid and successful. We’re looking for a driven project coordinator who will provide knowledge, resources, and tools that support the Executive Director.

Read the full job description here [PDF] →