The Strong Women, Strong Girls mission statement was carefully crafted to ensure that positive social change resonated throughout our programs, resulting in cycles of mutual empowerment. Our college mentors work throughout the year to provide guidance and support to their 3-5th grade girls. They drive our mission forward and…Read More
Posted by Lindsay Hyde Nov 11, 2010
I recently attended an event hosted by The Committee of 200, a group of senior women business leaders from around the country to who have focused their limited free time and abundant talent on building the next generation of women leaders. The braintrust in the room would have been…Read More
Posted by Ryanne Filbey Nov 11, 2010 Boston, Program
If the leaves on the trees in Boston are changing, it means that Strong Women, Strong Girls field trips are happening! This month, girls from all over Boston were able to go with the mentors on field trips to exciting destinations throughout the city.
Field trips provide a unique opportunity to…Read More
Posted by Meghan Trombly Nov 11, 2010 Program, Research
Most of us know that being physically active is an important element to maintaining a healthy life. Participating in physical activities helps youth build and maintain healthy bones, muscles and joints and reduce risk factors for chronic diseases. In addition to positively impacting youth’s physical health, physical activity …Read More