Girls on the Run Blog

Laila Anderson Named Honorary Race Chair for Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:03am

St. Louis Blues “Official Good Luck Charm,” Laila Anderson, today was named the honorary race chair for the Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k race taking place on Saturday, November 16 at Soldiers’ Memorial in downtown St. Louis. Laila returns to the Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k...

Volunteer Spotlight: Fall 2019 SoleMates

Posted By CTurner in on Tue, 10/01/2019 - 10:59am

This fall, Girls on the Run St. Louis is proud to support 18 runners dedicating their miles to the Girls on the Run St. Louis Scholarship Fund.

Friday Five: 5 Things About Amazing Intern Sarah!

Posted By AOBrien in on Fri, 09/20/2019 - 5:35pm

Did you know that Girls on the Run St Louis is a community partner site for The Brown School at Washington University in St Louis graduate students studying social work or public health? Students benefit from the opportunity to translate classroom learning into real-world experience while organizations, like ours, benefit from a student's discipline-specific knowledge, converting ideas into action towards our mission and goals. This year, we are so excited to have Sarah Freymiller joining us for her 600-hour concentration practica which allows her to be with us for both the fall and spring seasons! Here are 5 things to know about amazing Sarah!

Volunteer Spotlight: 2019 Summer Volunteer Groups

Posted By CTurner in on Wed, 07/31/2019 - 2:01pm

This summer has been a busy one at the Girls on the Run St. Louis office thanks to the amazing company groups that chose us for their summer volunteer experience!

Girls With Dreams Become Women With World Cup Titles

Posted By Cberg in on Wed, 07/17/2019 - 9:32pm

If you are like me, you followed the incredible journey of the United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) as they earned their fourth World Cup victory. It was truly inspiring as a woman, a mother and a Girl on the Run. Perhaps you watched because...