At iRIS Blooms, we have been dedicated to empowering and inspiring girls since 2017, with a mission to unveil and nurture their unique strengths and limitless potential. We strive to cultivate their talents, guiding them to thrive in all aspects of life. Our approach is grounded in seven dynamic pillars, each serving as a cornerstone in crafting a well-rounded and successful future. We are committed to fostering confident and compassionate leadership in our girls, enabling them to make a positive impact in their communities. Welcome to Iris Blooms, a beacon of empowerment and enrichment, where every girl is encouraged to embrace her individuality and flourish.
Leadership and Civic Responsibility: Our aim is to cultivate future leaders and informed citizens through civic education and leadership development. We inspire girls to make a meaningful impact in their communities.
Personal Development and Self-Empowerment: We foster a nurturing environment that builds self-esteem and resilience. Emphasizing self-care and a positive self-image, we empower girls to confidently navigate life's challenges.
Arts and Cultural Engagement: We believe in the power of creativity and cultural diversity. Through artistic and cultural immersions, we encourage girls to express themselves and appreciate the world’s rich cultural tapestry.
Health and Wellness: Recognizing the importance of physical and mental well-being, we advocate for a holistic approach to health, which is essential for personal and professional success.
Mentoring and Support: At the core of our approach is a strong mentorship and support network. We provide guidance and encouragement, which are essential for both personal and professional growth.
Career Exploration and Financial Empowerment: We are dedicated to providing girls with opportunities for career exploration and exposure. Our program introduces essential career skills and fundamental financial concepts, paving the way for independence and future success.
Educational Success: We ignite a passion for learning, from academic excellence to STEM exploration. Our focus is on molding adaptable, lifelong learners, ready for the challenges of tomorrow.
At Iris Blooms, we don’t just nurture skills; we foster self-confidence, leadership, and genuine self-expression. Through mentorship, networking, community service, and social etiquette, we prepare girls for a successful, balanced life. Join us in our journey to create a brighter, more inclusive future, where every girl is an empowered, well-rounded individual, ready to bloom.
"I WOULD LIKE TO
be known as an intelligent woman, a courageous woman, a loving woman, a woman who teaches by being."
Board of Directors | Leadership Team
Executive Director; Founder
State of Michigan
Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office
Senior Transformation Consultant
CVS Health Inc
Dr. Joslyn Harmon
Transition Services Manager
Dallas Independent School District
School Counselor - Detroit Public Schools
Founder - WheelMinds Mental Health Services
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Christ & Counseling Services
Michigan State University
Teen Executive Committee