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Pittsburgh Strong Girls Profile: Takara and Tacia

Posted by Kimmi Baston Jan, 1, 2018
[caption id="attachment_12802" align="alignleft" width="300"] Twin fifth-graders Takara and Tacia have been in SWSG for almost three years.[/caption] "Why are you playing basketball? You’re a girl.” “Why are you wearing joggers? You’re not a boy.” “Why are you playing Minecraft? You must be a tomboy!” These are the questions that twins Takara and Tacia Pack face...

Pittsburgh Mentor Profile: Lauren Nazzaro

Posted by Laura Pollanen Dec, 12, 2017
[caption id="attachment_12780" align="alignleft" width="300"] Lauren with her mentees, Takara and Tacia Pack.[/caption] As a little girl, Lauren Nazzaro had two remarkable role models: her mother, a pediatric oncology nurse, and Rosalind Franklin, a chemist responsible for much of the research that led to understanding DNA. Lauren has long been frustrated that Rosalind never received the...

Strong Girl Jessica Garcia – Strong Awards Pittsburgh

Posted by Laura Pollanen Aug, 8, 2017
Strong Girl Jessica Garcia - Strong Awards Pittsburgh   The time has come! Strong Awards is in two days at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Downtown Pittsburgh from 8am to 10am. This is your last chance to buy tickets and support this incredible organization! Jessica Garcia has proven to be an exemplary student and young...

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