Heart & Sole: From the Girls' Perspective

Posted by Maggie in on Wed 04/27/2016 12:00

With the launch of Heart & Sole this season, we’ve been eager to hear and see how the program – lesson topics, structure and activities – go over with the girls and volunteer coaches. New and returning coaches of our middle school program have shared positive feedback about the curriculum and how the lessons are being well received by their girls (read more here).

Friday Five!

Posted by Maggie in on Fri 04/15/2016 5:39

On Monday, Superstar Claire, Program Coordinator, will be running the Boston Marathon! Today, she shares five things she's loving right now!

1. Running with my sister! – I love running and I love my sister so this is a doubly awesome combo!  We typically run together, but it has been extra special the last few months to train for an upcoming marathon together. Running in the rain, snow, and wind is a lot easier with a buddy.

Catch Our SoleMates on the GO!

Posted by Maggie in on Sat 04/09/2016 12:00

Girls on the Run St. Louis SoleMates are men and women who use their passion for our mission and personal athletic goals to raise money in support of the Girls on the Run St. Louis mission to empower girls for a lifetime of healthy living. 100% of the funds raised by our SoleMates directly support participants in our community! We are grateful for the heart, energy and miles that our SoleMates give to ensure that every girl who wants to be a Girl on the Run CAN!

Heart & Sole…Our Teams are on a Roll!

Posted by Maggie in on Wed 03/23/2016 8:26

Written by Renee Parks, Program Director

Heart & Sole, our new middle school program launched this spring 2016 season, and there are more than 100 dedicated volunteer coaches who are supporting 315 middle school girls at 24 sites/schools! These coaches are leading lessons, building relationships, and supporting girls’ growth of critical skills for this stage in their lives.