Posted by Sarah Kacevich Jul 7, 2015 advisory council, benefit, concert, creativity, empowerment, events, SWSG Boston
Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) Boston is thrilled to announce that tickets are now on sale for our benefit concert on August 11 at Milky Way Lounge in Jamaica Plain, Mass.! Raise…Read More
Posted by Kenyora Johnson Jun 6, 2015 charlayne delgado, empowerment, mentoring matters, self-confidence, self-discovery, Strong Girls, strong women, SWSG, the importance of mentoring, umass boston, university of massachusetts boston, walking in your own truth
During my first semester of college at UMass Boston, I was faced with a tough housing situation: one that left me hating myself for being so different from my other roommates. I took this as reminder of how imperfect I believed I was. I had felt like I had completely…Read More
Posted by SWSG Mentor May 5, 2014 Alumnae, AmeriCorps, empowerment, Girls, impact, mentoring, Miami, Miss Black US Ambassador Scholarshp Pageant, mutual empowerment, South Florida
SWSG Alumna, Kiana Rouchon, shares how she became an ambassador of change through her experience as a college mentor.
In Summer 2012, I was not enrolled in college. I was left with a high school diploma and shattered hopes. I made plans to go away to Jacksonville, FL for school but…Read More
Posted by SWSG Mentor Mar 3, 2014 Boston, Chinatown, Community, empowerment, Growth, Harvard University, impact, Leader, Leadership, mentors, mutual empowerment, Power, Red Oak, Site Leader, Strong Girls, strong women, support, volunteers, Women's History Month
Harvard University student, Rosa, shares with us the power of volunteering with Strong Women, Strong Girls through her personal Peaks & Valleys as a SWSG College Mentor.
This is my third semester mentoring with Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) and my second at the Red Oak site in Chinatown. I still remember…Read More