Strong Girls will make history.Strong Women will clear the way.
Posted by Kimmi Baston Jun, 6, 2018
As we draw closer to SWSG Pittsburgh’s 2018 Strong Awards Breakfast, let’s take a look back at our winners from 2017. The four individuals we recognized - Dr. Ria David, Brettney Duck, Aya Shehata, and Jessica Garcia - all exemplify the definition of strong women and left lasting impressions on those around them, qualifying them...
Posted by Kimmi Baston May, 5, 2018
By: Dr. Jocelyn Horner, Executive Director, Pittsburgh Dear SWSG Pittsburgh Community: Our 2017-2018 Program Year has officially wrapped – and what a great year we’ve had! I can’t thank you enough for making my first year as the Executive Director of Strong Women, Strong Girls Pittsburgh so memorable. As we prepare for next year, I...
Posted by Kimmi Baston Apr, 4, 2018
After working with different mentoring organizations in the past, Sarah Palermo joined Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG) at Robert Morris University believing that her experience would be similar. She’s majoring in business education, so she’s used to working with children and leading lessons. But after she started mentoring with the RMU SWSG Chapter, her point...
Posted by Marikate Taylor Apr, 4, 2018
"I raise up my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard...we cannot succeed when half of us are held back." ―Malala Yousafzai. Malala is an advocate for women empowerment across the world. Through the defiance of fear, Malala stood up for gender equality and equal rights to...