What Brings You JOY?

The #BlackGirlJoy Challenge welcomes girls, young women, and gender-expansive youth ages 12-24 who can describe their ideas for spreading JOY with their friends, families, and communities to apply for a $550 challenge award. The application will be open for girls who live in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, West Virginia and Virginia. #BGJ Challenge winners will complete their JOY projects between May and June of every year. The 2022 #BGJ Challenge is closed. Check back for an opportunity to apply for the 2023 #BGJ Challenge Awards.