Breaking the Cycle.
Building the Bond.

Girls Embracing Mothers, Inc. is a Dallas based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  GEM's primary focus is to empower young girls ages 7 through 17 whose mothers are currently incarcerated by providing a support system in a caring, inclusive, and learning...

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Our Programs

We offer vital programs designed to empower the lives of girls with incarcerated mothers and assist them in building lives that have vision and purpose. Click Here

News & Events

GEM Kicks Off Its Pearl Program! (07/11/13)
GEM kicked off its Pearl Program on Saturday, July 6, 2013 by taking 8 girls to a women’s prison in Gatesville, Texas to visit their...
GEM Founder, Brittany K. Byrd, named Outstanding Young Lawyer of Texas (07/11/13)
(left to right) C.E. Rhodes, President of the Texas Young Lawyers Association and Brittany K. Byrd GEM Founder and Chair, Brittany K. Byrd...
GEM Founder, Brittany K. Byrd, named Outstanding Young Lawyer of Dallas (07/11/13)
(left to right) Mey Ly, President-Elect of the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, Judge Cooter Hale, the Outstanding Mentor...