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Welcome, Marie Claire Readers!

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For those of you who read page 412 of the September Marie Claire and then came to learn more about She’s the First, welcome! We are so thrilled to be featured as an organization among the “20 Women Changing the World,” Continue reading

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STF Scholars in Peru and Guatemala Connect en Español

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One of the most exciting things about the growth of She’s the First is watching our partners and scholars develop our network, whether through skill sharing among the directors or letters among the scholars themselves. While in Peru this week, Continue reading

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Our Partner in Peru is Building a Bakery

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If you were to visit the Sacred Valley Project in Peru this month, you’d be greeted with a field of adobe bricks baking in the sun. They’re awaiting their fate as the future building of SVP’s newest project: a bakery. Continue reading

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Lessons Learned at the 2014 #STFSummit

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In my role as the Campus Program Coordinator here at She’s the First, I spend most of my time communicating with the student leaders and mentors who keep our campus program moving. So maybe I’m just a little biased when Continue reading

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Visiting Our Partners in Peru, Where a Dormitory Makes Education Possible

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When your family lives in the highlands of Peru, getting to school can be quite a challenge — especially when the only secondary schools are accessible by walking for hours on end. That’s why the Sacred Valley Project (SVP), our partner in Ollantaytambo, Peru, Continue reading

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Fall Internships at She’s the First

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She’s the First interns work under the wings of and serve as primary aides to our full-time staff, while also supporting our volunteer teams. Fall interns will have the opportunity to work on projects in the following areas: International Operations: hone Continue reading

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One-Month Countdown: The STF Summit is Almost Here!

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If you’ve registered to attend our 2014 Leadership Summit on the weekend of August 8-10, you’re in for an exciting three days of intense inspiration, networking, training, and skill-building that powers one goal: to achieve education equality worldwide in our Continue reading

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Celebrate Malala Day with the World

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On Saturday, Malala Yousafzai celebrated her 17th birthday. When we first wrote about Malala on our website, October 10, 2012, just after the Taliban shot her for simply wanting to go to school, no one knew for sure that this Continue reading

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#NYCFitWeek 2014

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17 classes. 8 raffle donors. 2 sponsors. 1 cause. 1 city. From yoga to cardio dance and EVERYTHING in between – the inaugural NYC Fit Week was a huge success! New Yorkers took full advantage of the fantastic class schedule Continue reading

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Watch STF Scholars Run the World in Uganda!

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Throughout this past spring, while our Run the World campaign was in full swing, students from Arlington Academy of Hope took part in local and regional races of their own. We are proud to say that several She’s the First Continue reading

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