For the past four years Girls For A Change has been hosting free health empowerment workshops for teen girls across the continent. In 2013 we are continuing these workshops in partnership with Generation Know*, U By Kotex’s new campaign to break the silence around menstruation and vaginal…
In honor of International Women’s Day we are sending a special shout out to our friend and supporter @IamNadiaMarie and the ladies of @YehriWiCry for making it on @KatieCouric’s List of Next Generation Female Leaders! You Rock!
“The story of women’s struggle for equality belongs to no single feminist nor to any one organization but to the collective efforts of all who care about human rights” Gloria Steinem
You’ve been hearing it everywhere from the United Nations to The New York Times: when we support the growth and empowerment of women and girls, we raise the quality of life for everyone. This is because when women lead, they not only lead businesses, but they lead in their community, they fight for their children, and they give voice to issues that are important to our collective future – like education and health care. Makes sense to me.
RISE UP Youth Empowerment Inc. Director Tracy Malbrough pose with Program Assistant Timeisha Winfield & Dr. Shani of Message Media Ed at Girl Talk Lounge: Create Your Dreams Workshop held February 9,2013
Teen Dating Violence (DV) Prevention and Awareness Month is a national effort to raise awareness about abuse in teen and 20-something relationships and promote programs that prevent it during the month of February.
Special thanks to Actress Angelique Bates of Nickelodeon hit show “All That”,who joined us for Girl Talk Lounge.