Wrapping up a semester of service

Posted by Jessica Tirado May 5, 2011 , , , , , , , ,

Though most of our Pittsburgh mentors and girls have completed Strong Women, Strong Girls for the program year—the college women returning home for the summer to be with their families, the girls preparing for their summer activities—all have left their communities with tangible, sustainable, and quite impressive contributions as a…Read More

First Book connects girls to books!

Posted by Ryanne Filbey May 5, 2011 , , , , , , , ,

“Don’t you remember Are You There God? Its Me Margaret?!”

“NO, what about Goosebumps?!”

“Ah! Those were the best – remember the Boxcar Children?”

Recently, in the office it was a trip down book memory lane. We spent a good 20 minutes recounting the stories that we read in school, for summer…Read More