Pittsburgh Recognizes Our Mentors with Year-End Awards Reception

Posted by Boston Team Apr 4, 2015 , ,

At the conclusion of each program year, the Strong Women, Strong Girls Pittsburgh community comes together to recognize the strengths and accomplishments of our volunteers. This year, we honored 220 college mentors, 54 strong leaders, and numerous community volunteers with a special Mentor Recognition Awards Event and Reception on April 21st at The…Read More

Mentoring is Much More Than Playful Learning

Posted by Strong Women Strong Girls Dec 12, 2014 , , , , , , , , ,

Positive Youth Development is a comprehensive view that promotes  civic engagement among youth and prosocial values such as: self-determination, clear and positive identity and belief in the future. Strong Women, Strong Girls mentor embraces these PYD values, including, bonding and recognition for positive behavior to help our girls grow…Read More

Making an Impact on Pittsburgh’s Girls

Posted by Jenny Schaeffer Aug 8, 2014 , , , , ,

On August 17th, 2014 SWSG Pittsburgh had the honor to appear on the Lynne Hayes Freeland show on KDKA!

In the segments, Pittsburgh’s Executive Director Sabrina Saunders, spoke about the impact of our organization and what makes SWSG unique! Two of our Strong Girls, Nya and Lily discussed why SWSG is…Read More