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Sisterhood program helps girls in middle, high school

Sisterhood program helps girls in middle, high school

January 2nd, 2011 in News

Kalee Hall, left, and Katie Hughes work on a project together as part of the mentor program for Lighthouse Preparatory Academy.

Photo by Stephen Brooks

A gift without occasion, a common interest discovered across unexpected demographics, a friendly smile in the hallway - Girlfriend to Girlfriend, Sister to Sister (GS2) is about building relationships.

Freshman Abigail Swanigan and seventh-grader Grace Harris at Lighthouse Preparatory Academy in Jefferson City were both new to the school of about 75 this year.

The girls-only, mentor-like program seemed like a good way to get involved.