Girls on the Run Blog

Natasha Kwan Named Honorary Race Chair for Girls on the Run St. Louis 5k

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 04/10/2019 - 2:53pm

ST. LOUIS (April 10, 2019) – University City resident, Natasha Kwan, executive chef and owner of Frida’s Pedal Pedal Cycling Studio, Stretch Yoga and the forthcoming Diego’s Mexican Cantina, was named honorary race chair for the Girls on the Run St. Louis Wondergirl 5k race on Saturday, May 11 at Soldiers’ Memorial in downtown St. Louis.

Volunteer Spotlight: U.S. Bank

Posted By CTurner in on Mon, 04/01/2019 - 10:27am

Kim Buchholz, Kim Caugh and Melissa Smith from the Finance Team of U.S. Bancorp Community Development Corporation (“USBCDC”), a subsidiary of U.S. Bank, joined us in our office on March 5, 2019 to volunteer. They chose Girls on the Run St.

Press Release: Girls on the Run St Louis Announces 2019 Energy Award Honorees

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 03/13/2019 - 6:27pm

ST. LOUIS (March 14, 2019) – Dedicated volunteers Jenna DeYong and Michelle Brady, will be recognized with Energy Awards, the highest honor given by Girls on the Run St. Louis. A third Energy Award will be presented to St. Louis Children's Hospital. The awards will be presented at the 6th annual Power of One Gala ...

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.