SWSG Pittsburgh featured on Comcast Newsmakers

Posted by Kayla Peck May 5, 2014 , , , , ,

This May, Comcast Newsmakers welcomed SWSG Pittsburgh’s Executive Director, Sabrina Saunders to discuss her work with Strong Women, Strong Girls. Sabrina recently joined SWSG in March. In the segment, Sabrina spoke about SWSG’s impact, work in communities throughout Pittsburgh, and the importance of our work in the region.

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Preparing Our Women for a Strong Semester

Posted by SWSG Blogging Corps Feb 2, 2014 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Every winter, when unexpected storms paralyze entire cities with only few inches of snow, Pittsburghers let out a laugh. If there is one thing that Pittsburghers are always prepared for—it’s the weather. I often say “nothing spreads faster than a weather rumor in Pittsburgh” because it’s inherently unpredictable. Yinzers…Read More

The Impact of One Strong Girl

Posted by SWSG Mentor Nov 11, 2013 , , , , , , , , , ,

Sassy. That was how I would describe Tabriya*. She was the bully of the classroom and the girl who never backed down. I took her outrageous attitude in the classroom and challenged myself  to understand. I wanted to learn about the real girl hiding behind this facade.

One week our site…Read More