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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


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


NYC: Come to Fit Week for She’s the First!

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What do you get when you combine the best fitness studios in NYC, lots of sweat, and girls attending school? The inaugural NYC Fit Week presented by She’s the First and EMpowered. June 15 – 21 join work on your fitness Continue reading

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In the Mood for a TEDx Talk?

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Then we’ve got just the thing. Back in March, Ajit George, Director of Operations at Shanti Bhavan, gave a Tedx talk at UNC. “I’d like to tell you all a little secret, but you have to promise not to tell Continue reading


STF Scholars in Ethiopia are Star Volunteers

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We continue to be amazed at the compassion that the girls we sponsor show. Many of the updates we receive from our partner schools are about ways they find to give back to their communities. Selamta Family Project is no Continue reading


National Running Day!!

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This post was written by Nicki Brooks. This June 4 marks the sixth annual National Running Day…so what better to do than to take the day off work* and set yourself up for an all-day run-a-thon toward your She’s the Continue reading

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#RuntheWorld Spotlight: Anna

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  Five Races, One Cause by She’s the First Ambassador Anna Schilawski Last week, I had the opportunity to hit the pavement with Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and 593 other companies in a celebration of corporate fitness. The 33rd J.P. Continue reading

Mother's Day

Need a Last-Minute Gift for Mom? We’ve Got It!

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We know, we know — we can’t believe it’s already May 8, either! But the calendar confirms it, and that means Mother’s Day is this Sunday. Whether the holiday snuck up on you or you’re just looking for a meaningful Continue reading

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