Every Moment Matters

Posted by Kayla Peck Jun 6, 2013 , , ,

At Strong Women, Strong Girls we believe that role models, relationships, and skills are essential to see girls thrive. A mentor in Pittsburgh shares with SWSG how taking a moment to teach a new skill to her mentee made all the difference.

During one of our get active sessions, I saw…Read More

Don’t Forget Your Sense of Adventure at Jump into Spring 2013!

Posted by Louisa Glor Apr 4, 2013 , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Jump into Spring is SWSG’s annual signature celebration, a gathering of the girls and mentors from all SWSG program sites across all cities –  Pittsburgh, Boston and Miami. Through music, dance, special guest performances, and jumping rope, Jump into Spring encourages a healthy, active lifestyle while joyously celebrating all that…Read More

SWSG’s Amy Parker Discusses Get Active! Grant from Highmark on IMPACT

Posted by Molly Brenner Oct 10, 2012 , , , ,

“Exercise is for everyone,” says Amy Parker, SWSG Pittsburgh Executive Director, in  her recent appearance on IMPACT, a program of WPXI in Pittsburgh. Thanks to a two-year grant from the Highmark Foundation, SWSG Pittsburgh is able to truly make exercise for everyone.

Amy appeared on IMPACT along with Flloyd Cephas, Executive Director…Read More