Thanks for your interest in This Girls Story!

Are you ready for a hands-on opportunity to jump in, get involved, and impact the future for women? Then, jump in here!

TGS is always seeking women to join our team who, first and foremost, believe in the mission of the magazine which is:

to provide a creative platform where teen girls can express themselves, gain publishing experience, and build confidence,

as well as in the vision, which is that

This Girls Story will be a solid, established resource for self-expression of teen girls and creatives, through which they learn to define their voice, and build skills to help them become strong, articulate, compassionate leaders.

All operations at TGS are digital. Though the organization was incorporated in Illinois, volunteers are welcomed nationwide.

The following are volunteer opportunities with This Girls Story:

General Volunteers:

We are in need of volunteers in these areas of expertise:

  • Donor development/Grant Writing
  • Legal Issues – working with minors
  • Marketing/Outreach
  • Human Resources
  • Volunteer recruitment
  • Finances/Bookkeeping
  • Operations manual
  • Program Development
  • Publishing
  • IT/Web

If you can provide assistance in these areas:

Put your amazing grammar and editing skills in action. Select content to publish in the magazine. Proof and copy edit to publish a fabulous literary magazine filled with girl-generated content. High school girls can apply for the committee by clicking the button below.


Share your writing, art, photography, editing and/or publishing skills to guide teen girls in the publication of This Girls Story magazine.  Make an impact in just 2 hours a week!


Share your experience and connections, participate in determining the direction of This Girls Story, and help bring awareness, guidance and funding to the organization.

TGS is very much in the building stage.  We are all learning together as we go, so anyone considering joining us, please come with your ideas, a sense of adventure, loads of patience and a willingness to jump in and help wherever needed.  We believe this endeavor is needed and has great potential for great good!