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Strong Girls, Strong St. Louis

Posted By KMiller in on Wed, 06/02/2021 - 1:38pm

This season the theme of our GOTR-STL 5K has been Strong Girls, Strong St. Louis. What does that mean to you? From the dedicated coaches and administrators ensuring the girls have a safe space to practice, to the families and friends who supported their girls throughout the season to finish their 5K strong, we have witnessed our Girls on the Run community's Star Power!

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

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 05/05/2021 - 2:07pm

ST. LOUIS (May 5, 2021) – The Girls on the Run team at Southview School in the Special School District of St. Louis County, as well as dedicated volunteers Lilian Davis and David Pokorny will be recognized with Energy Awards during the Power of One Campaign from May 10-May 31.

Forward is a Pace: Programming in a Pandemic

Posted By KMiller in on Wed, 04/07/2021 - 8:46pm

Forward is a pace! Our girls and their volunteer coaches are so resilient! This is already our third season coaching through a pandemic, bringing volunteers and families together around the fantastic girls. We have a good number of new teams...

More Than a Running Program

Posted By KMiller in on Mon, 02/01/2021 - 12:55pm

At Girls on the Run, we envision a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams. She may start out in life with confidence, but often that confidence is shaken by messages in the media or her peers, which can lead to negative self-talk. Our program has become a movement of people from all walks of life who encourage us to inspire girls, and each other, to be joyful, healthy and confident by having fun and working towards our goals together.

Teach Girls to Use Their Voice

Posted By AOBrien in on Wed, 11/04/2020 - 10:09pm

In a world that so often tries to silence girls and women, Girls on the Run encourages girls to raise their voices. Although voting is done, our mission to inspire and empower girls remains stronger than ever. Today and every day, Girls on the Run St. Louis is committed to helping ALL girls — of all races, ethnicities, backgrounds and experiences — recognize their inherent power and strength.