Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) Boston gathered over 400 girls, 300 college mentors, 30 adult volunteers, and numerous supporters for our annual Jump into Spring (JIS) event on April 11 at the Melnea Cass Recreation Complex in Roxbury, Mass. Always a high-energy event, this year’s theme, “SWSG Museum: Empowerment through the Arts,”…Read More
In February 2014, Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) Boston recorded a PSA that’s currently airing on Magic 106.7. Click on the link below to check out this behind-the-scenes peak into SWSG girl Grace’s day at the studio with Magic 106.7 host and SWSG Boston Regional Board member Candy O’Terry, as…Read More
Today’s Guest Blog is from professional mentor Vicki Lautsch. Vicki, who’s Director of Recruitment at UP Education Network, is matched with a Boston College mentor and participated in SWSG Boston’s Spring Training at Simmons College on January 31. Scroll down to see more photos from the day!
Positive Youth Development is a comprehensive view that promotes civic engagement among youth and prosocial values such as: self-determination, clear and positive identity and belief in the future. Strong Women, Strong Girls mentor embraces these PYD values, including, bonding and recognition for positive behavior to help our girls grow…Read More