Coronavirus Statement October 2020

Coronavirus Statement October 2020

October 10, 2020  Dear Wellfit Girls Community, Wellfit Girls continues to closely monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Collier and Lee County. The health and safety of our participants, staff, volunteers and the entire Wellfit Girls community is our top...
Q + A with Jill Wheeler

Q + A with Jill Wheeler

Q: What is the Wellfit Girls Program? The Wellfit Girls Program empowers teen girls through adventure and outdoor education, leadership training, yoga and physical fitness challenges, social entrepreneurship and creative expression. The integrative program concludes...
What does “at risk” even mean?

What does “at risk” even mean?

By Colby Robertson | Wellfit Girls Program Director “Do you serve girls that are at risk?”  is the question I hear just about every time I explain the Wellfit Girls Program to anyone, especially potential donors. The topic even came up at our recent...
Wellfit Girls Peruvian Adventure

Wellfit Girls Peruvian Adventure

By Don Manley  | Coastal Breeze News Alexis Buhelos embarked on a bold journey of self discovery last year that brought about some life-altering changes for the then 14 year old. The Marco Island resident and a group of other teen girls from Lee and Collier counties...
Warrior One: Training for 11 at-risk teens

Warrior One: Training for 11 at-risk teens

By Kelly Farrell | Naples Daily News It was a trek up a mountainside, but also an arduous journey of transformation for 11 teenage girls. One that was caught on camera. The girls, all considered at-risk teens, took part in a five-month fitness, leadership and...