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Future Educator Discovers Skills, “Sisterhood” with SWSG Pittsburgh

Written by Kimmi Baston on April 26, 2018

After working with different mentoring organizations in the past, Sarah Palermo joined Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) at Robert Morris University believing that her experience would be similar. She’s majoring in business education, so she’s used to working with children and leading lessons. But after she started mentoring with the…Read More

14-year-old Kayla hosts Birthday-Fundraiser for SWSG!

Written by Marikate Taylor on April 24, 2018

“I raise up my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard…we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.” ―Malala Yousafzai. Malala is an advocate for women empowerment across the world. Through the defiance of fear, Malala stood up for gender…Read More

Point Park U. Mentors Hold Workshop for Pittsburgh Girl Scouts

Written by Kimmi Baston on April 18, 2018

When Point Park University professor Amy Kier suggested that SWSG hold a workshop for her Girl Scout Troop, the college women mentors at Point Park jumped at the chance. Several of them have Amy as a professor in class and were excited to come up with a program for the…Read More