Transitions Candles is the social enterprise of Girls Empowered Mentally for Success, Inc. it provides another means to create healthy transitions for at-risk girls. We are committed to the total wellbeing of the “GEMS Girl”.

She is an essential element of the community, but does not recognize the power and purpose within her. She is you and she is me.

Our vision is to create healthy transitions for girls everywhere. 

Our mission is empowering high school girls to discover their passion and purpose through creativity and wisdom.


Transition Interns receive:

  • Four weeks work readiness  ,college prep, and lifeskill workshops(Time Management, Personal Finance, Technology, Leadership Communication, Resume Writing)

  • Applicable certifications

  • Eight weeks paid internships

  • Adult mentors