Gwen’s Girls Announces 1st Annual Gwen Elliott Day of Giving and New Facility Groundbreaking

Wilkinsburg, PA – May 20, 2024 – Gwen’s Girls is proud to announce the 1st Annual Gwen Elliott Day of Giving, coupled with a groundbreaking ceremony for our new facility, to be held on Saturday, June 8th, 2024, from 11 AM to 2 PM at 600 Ross Avenue, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221.
This event marks a significant milestone for Gwen’s Girls as we celebrate the beginning of a new chapter in our mission to empower girls and young women. The ceremony will honor our founder, Gwen Elliott, on what would have been her 80th birthday.
Event Details:
  • Music
  • Speakers
  • Gwen’s Girls student presentation
  • Facility Tour
When: Saturday, June 8, 2024 from 11 AM – 2 PM 
Where: 600 Ross Avenue, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221
The day will feature a special groundbreaking ceremony to witness the commencement of construction on our future home. Attendees will receive an exclusive look at the plans and vision for the new facility.
Gwen Elliott Day of Giving: Guests are also encouraged to participate in activities and initiatives to support our mission. Attendees will have the opportunity to honor the legacy of Gwen Elliott and contribute to the future of Gwen’s Girls. The new facility will serve as a cornerstone in our ongoing efforts to provide a safe and nurturing environment for girls and young women, offering resources and programs that foster growth, empowerment, and success.
We invite the community to join us in celebrating this momentous occasion. Your support and participation will help us continue to build a brighter future for the young women we serve. For more information about the event and to support Gwen’s Girls, please visit
About Gwen’s Girls:
Founded in 2002 by Gwen Elliott, Gwen’s Girls is dedicated to empowering girls and young women through holistic programs, mentorship, and advocacy. Our mission is to inspire new destinies and ensure that every girl has the opportunity to thrive.