SWSG’s FAO Schwarz Family Foundation Fellow Goes to NYC

Posted by Kayla Peck Nov 11, 2012 , , , , , , ,

Strong Women, Strong Girls is hosting a two-year FAO Schwarz Family Foundation Fellow in our Headquarters office in Boston. The fellowship is designed for recent college graduates in order to train future leaders in education and youth development as well as to strengthen high-quality youth-serving organizations by providing both direct…Read More


Posted by Eleanor Hofstedt Nov 11, 2012

In the spring, the girls in SWSG participate in a service project curriculum that allows them to give back to their community in a variety of ways. The Lenora B. Smith Elementary School in Miami, Florida chose to do the “Painting a Mural” service project. This project introduces the girls…Read More


Posted by Eleanor Hofstedt Nov 11, 2012

In sharing her biography at the first SWSG meeting of the year, Jackie, a mentor from Carlow University in Pittsburgh, had no idea the effect her own interests would have on the girls. The first lesson of the year focuses on introductions and getting to know each other. The mentors…Read More