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Volunteer Spotlight: The Impact of our 2019 5k Superstars!

Posted By CTurner in on Tue, 02/04/2020 - 11:35am

In 2019, our 5k Superstar program raised enough funds to fully support 20 girls for a season! That is 20 girls that were able to experience the transformational Girls on the Run program thanks to the help of those that believe in its mission and impact.

Get Involved as a Young Professional in the New Year!

Posted By EFranz in on Wed, 01/08/2020 - 12:11pm

Are you a young professional looking for ways to get more involved in Girls on the Run in 2020? We have two opportunities for you! Both the Young Friends Group and Young Professionals Board of Girls on the Run St. Louis are looking for enthusiastic and motivated individuals who believe in the mission and core values of Girls on the Run, and want to share its magic with those in their personal and professional communities.

Here are a few reasons that these young professional groups may just be the perfect fit for you!

Volunteer Spotlight: Virginia Pearson

Posted By MLaBrier in on Mon, 12/02/2019 - 2:54pm

Virginia Pearson is the mother of a participant at Mason Ridge Elementary. This was her first season participating in GOTR as a coach/site liaison and she did an AMAZING job. She truly embraced each of the GOTR Core Values and encouraged every girl on her team to recognize their own strength.

Running in Cold Weather: Keeping Young Athletes Safe and Warm

Posted By EFranz in on Fri, 11/08/2019 - 11:47am

Just because the temperatures are dropping doesn’t mean outdoor running and exercising has to drop as well. Here are some tips and tricks from Terra Blatnik, MD to help your dedicated young athlete continue to train in the winter months:

A Message from Honorary Race Chair, Laila Anderson

Posted By EFranz in on Mon, 10/28/2019 - 5:01pm

Laila Anderson, official St.