Our young ladies’ ages range from 13-18 years of age. They come from various socioeconomic backgrounds. Besides being active participants in GRITS, these young ladies are involved in a variety of school activities ranging from band, sports, dance, ROCAME, and etc. They are even involved in their church and other civic organizations in addition to keeping their grades in good standing. They are pushed and challenged to be involved and to have balance but they also are surrounded by a team of supporters.