School Year Programs

Welcoming GCO Applications for 2019!

How to Apply:
1) Click on your course of interest.
2) Read the Course Description, review dates, age requirement, payment information and policies
(at the bottom of the page).
3) Click Apply and complete the online application.

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GIRLS CLIMB ON

Our mentored after-school rock climbing program for youth in 6th - 10th grade in San Francisco and Oakland and El Cerrito/ Richmond.

Mentor and student applications for Spring 2019 are open!

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Youth Advisory Board

A mentored program for GirlVentures participants who want to continue developing their leadership skills throughout the school year, while giving back to their community.

Mentor and student applications for 2018-19 are closed.



My life’s passions and work are built around the model that GirlVentures had taught me long ago. I pursued a degree at an all women’s college and have spent the last four years fighting for reproductive freedom. I am honored to return to GirlVentures now as a trip leader for Project Courage.
— Chelsea, participant and instructor