Girls on the Run Blog

I am... Girls on the Run

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 02/13/2019 - 4:07pm

At Girls on the Run, we are changing the narrative about what it means to be a girl. We believe every girl is inherently full of power and potential and our aim is for every girl to believe this about herself as well. To connect our community to the GOTR core value "Embrace our differences and find strength in our connectedness", this month we launched "I Am Girls on the Run!", a campaign to highlight women and men that are part of our mission and how relevant and urgent this program is to them - even their inner GOTR "superstar!" Because we are ALL Girls on the Run!

Volunteer Spotlight: St. Louis Arc

Posted By CTurner in on Wed, 01/30/2019 - 1:19pm

Over the past few months, we’ve had the pleasure of working alongside a group from the St. Louis Arc. This particular group has been volunteering at the Girls on the Run St.

Setting Goals for 2019 that Stick

Posted By AOBrien in on Fri, 01/25/2019 - 4:45pm

2019 has begun! Full of promise and new beginnings.

The Community Coach Connection

Posted By KMiller in on Mon, 01/07/2019 - 4:21pm

Anyone familiar with the Girls on the Run program is aware that it empowers the girls involved for a lifetime of healthy social and emotional living. Yet many new and longtime coaches also express what a game changer Girls on the Run has been for them personally as well.

Volunteer Spotlight: Abby Donald

Posted By CTurner in on Tue, 12/04/2018 - 3:16pm

Abby Donald is a Saint Louis University student studying Social Work. She started volunteering with Girls on the Run St. Louis in September as a part of her service learning coursework.