We’re More Than Just “Pretty Faces,” A Poem By 15-Year-Old WriteGirl Addissyn

June 19, 2017 by

After we contributed to a fundraising poetry drive in July 2014, a poem was written for us by 15-year-old Addissyn, a participant in WriteGirl, an innovative Los Angeles-based writing and mentoring organization that matches girls with women writers to promote creativity, self-expression, and leadership skills to empower ... [Read More]

Girls Garage: Where Emily Pilloton Is Cultivating A Community Of ‘Fearless Builder Girls’

June 15, 2017 by

Meet Emily Pilloton. She’s a designer, a builder, and the creator of Girls Garage, a super cool concept and space in West Berkeley, California that offers hands-on after-school programs, summer camps, and a full range of workshops designed to inspire girls and young women to… "Fear Less. Build More." Within the 3,600 ... [Read More]

College Sophomore Pens Emotional “Thank You” To The Holocaust Survivor Who Inspired Her To Launch Youth-Run Nonprofit

June 7, 2017 by

Five years ago, when Caroline Kennedy was in the 8th grade, a guest speaker visited her Kansas City area school to share her extraordinary story. She could have never predicted the big impact this woman would have on ... [Read More]

Short Film By Joss Whedon Shows What Life Could Look Like Without Planned Parenthood

May 19, 2017 by

More than 2.5 million people, and one in five women, across the U.S. rely on Planned Parenthood health centers for preventive care, health services and sex education. But access to these essential services is in serious jeopardy. Just few weeks ago, the U.S. House of Representatives ... [Read More]

13-Year-Old Aspiring Astronaut’s Inspirational Speech At The March For Science

April 24, 2017 by

Taylor Denise Richardson is a 13-year-old who has aspirations of becoming a scientist, engineer and an astronaut one day. She has attended 4 NASA Space Centers including Space Camp; is a member of the Mars Generation as a Student Space Ambassador; a Girl Scout; ... [Read More]

Powerful New Campaign #ThatsHarassment Aims To Raise Awareness Of Sexual Harassment

April 4, 2017 by

(click image to play video) That's Harassment, a new PSA video series is raising awareness about sexual harassment. The new campaign features six individual short films, which are based on several women’s real life experiences with sexual assault.  Spearheaded by actor David Schwimmer, ... [Read More]

Dr. Jane Goodall Takes On Climate Change Skeptics And Calls On Everyone To Stand Up For Science

April 3, 2017 by

(click image to play video) Happy birthday to Dr. Jane Goodall, who turns 83 years young today! The pioneering primatologist, ethologist, anthropologist and environmental activist is calling on everyone to join this month’s March for Science to stand up and speak out against those ... [Read More]

She Led Hundreds Of Enslaved People To Freedom… It’s Time For Us To Help Bring Harriet Home

March 22, 2017 by

On March 7th, the hashtag #BringHarrietHome emerged, and has quickly become the battle cry for anyone and everyone supporting the Harriet Tubman Home’s determined crowdfunding effort to rescue a newly discovered and extremely rare photo of the courageous freedom fighter (c.1822 - March 10, 1913) ... [Read More]