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The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls (Rainbow) is a philanthropic sorority for girls ages 11-20, and does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, orientation, disability, or religion. “Rainbow Gets Girls Ready for Life!” The leadership, organization and communication skills that girls learn in Rainbow are unparalleled, and not found in any other organization serving young women today.

Rainbow instills a deep sense of service in its members, and teaches girls the importance of service above self. Girls plan and attend hands-on service events in the community and raise funds for charities they are passionate about. In the past five years alone, chapters across Washington and Idaho have raised tens of thousands of dollars for charity.

Rainbow teaches girls how to lead through hands-on experience. The girls of each Assembly plan events, establish budgets, and run their own business meetings. Girls are elected by their peers to lead the organization at the local and state level, giving girls the unique opportunity to run a non-profit organization. Read more

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Team Rainbow Fall Fundraiser Gala
Team Rainbow Fall Fundraiser Gala

Team Rainbow Fall Fundraiser Gala Save the Date! Saturday, November 2, 2019

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Testimonials

Testimonials

-Taylor

“I am a Rainbow girl.  What that means is that I’m learning the skills to become the leader I want to be, give back to my community through service, and... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:01:37+00:00
“I am a Rainbow girl.  What that means is that I’m learning the skills to become the leader I want to be, give back to my community through service, and become more confident in myself.  It helps me to grow into who I am both in Rainbow and outside it with my other passions in my life.”

– Katie

The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls is a youth group for girls 11-20, that focuses on community service and leadership.  The girls help raise money for service organizations... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:44:23+00:00
The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls is a youth group for girls 11-20, that focuses on community service and leadership.  The girls help raise money for service organizations such as Make-A-Wish, Shriner’s Hospital, among many others.  While raising money for the service organizations, they learn life skills like public speaking, project managing, and communication.  During all of this, the girls have fun events and make life-long friends.  Would you like to hear about my Rainbow journey?

– Jenna

“I belong to a youth organization called Rainbow, and joining was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.  Us girls learn all sorts of life skills like communication, leadership,... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:46:34+00:00
“I belong to a youth organization called Rainbow, and joining was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.  Us girls learn all sorts of life skills like communication, leadership, public speaking and community service.  Some of my greatest friends are in Rainbow and I never would have met them without all the travel opportunities Rainbow has given me.  Any girl ages 11-20 can join and learn how to be an even better daughter, sister and woman.”

– Kayela

“When I was eleven years old I was going through a great deal of personal turmoil. I was getting over the loss of a father, I had horrible self-esteem and... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:40:58+00:00
“When I was eleven years old I was going through a great deal of personal turmoil. I was getting over the loss of a father, I had horrible self-esteem and I was doing poorly in school. I was so afraid to let anyone get close to me out of fear of being judged or not being accepted. When I joined rainbow it opened my eyes to life and all of its possibilities. It created a world where I could be myself and grow into a strong and empowered woman. Because of rainbow I went from a fourth grader who could barely read, to a second year veterinary student in the top 15th percentile of my class. Rainbow gives you the courage to discover what you want out of life and then gives you the tools to accomplish it.”

– Hannah

I’m in a youth organization for girls 11-20, called the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls.  Rainbow gives girls a safe place to grow and gain confidence, working on... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:43:41+00:00
I’m in a youth organization for girls 11-20, called the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls.  Rainbow gives girls a safe place to grow and gain confidence, working on leadership, community service, and public speaking.  Rainbow was/is my lifeline and continues to make me happy, and most of my best and life-long friends are a part of this group.  Without this organization, I wouldn’t be who I am today and I believe any girl can join and blossom in leadership and confidence through their journey in the group.

– Leah

“When I first joined Rainbow I saw it as a great opportunity to make friends outside of school, as well as a group of people who I could look up... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:33:44+00:00
“When I first joined Rainbow I saw it as a great opportunity to make friends outside of school, as well as a group of people who I could look up to because they interact with public figures. But now as I reach my last few years in Rainbow, I have come to finally realize how much this organization has prepared me for life outside of school. Rainbow taught me not only how to interact with people, but how to be confident in any decisions I make in the future. Rainbow truly does get girls ready for life.”

– Kylah

“Rainbow is a service based international organization for girls 11-20 that teaches leadership, public speaking and sisterhood.  I’ve met many life-long friends through this organization, not only in my city... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:48:21+00:00
“Rainbow is a service based international organization for girls 11-20 that teaches leadership, public speaking and sisterhood.  I’ve met many life-long friends through this organization, not only in my city but all over Washington and Idaho.  Not to mention the beautiful dresses!  Overall, it gets girls ready for life using sisterhood, leadership and by creating a mentorship between the younger and older girls that is impossible to replicate.”

– Sarvy

“I am a part of a community service sorority called the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, which promotes mentorship among girls 11-20, leadership opportunities, as this organization is... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:40:12+00:00
“I am a part of a community service sorority called the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, which promotes mentorship among girls 11-20, leadership opportunities, as this organization is run by the girls, along with sisterhood.  Based on the positions I have had on a local and state level, I have learned to have better communication skills, to serve the community with greater purpose, and to become a more responsible person managing time with activities in and out of this organization.  I love this organization because it has given me skills I can use in the work force as well as compassion for others at school and with my family. ”

– May 

“I am a state officer in the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, which is a non-profit group that helps girls develop leadership, communication, and public speaking.  Being involved... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:45:26+00:00
“I am a state officer in the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, which is a non-profit group that helps girls develop leadership, communication, and public speaking.  Being involved in Rainbow has given me confidence in myself and my abilities to talk in front of others, helping me with things like school presentations.  Rainbow also has many opportunities for service hours and community outreach to help improve our cities and towns, while teaching responsibility.”

– Katelynn

“I became very close to a youth organization called The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, at the age of 11.  Rainbow is a non-profit organization that communicates leadership,... Read More
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2017-08-01T11:32:21+00:00
“I became very close to a youth organization called The International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, at the age of 11.  Rainbow is a non-profit organization that communicates leadership, community service, public speaking and responsibility to its members.  Rainbow as a team, builds each and every young girl/sister into a respectable and responsible woman. Rainbow gave me these skills and have forever changed my life.  Rainbow is an amazing organization for girls 11-20 to receive the knowledge and responsibility to get you ready for life.”
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