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An “Astonishing” Mentor Breakfast

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On Tuesday at The New York Times, we celebrated our 2nd Annual Mentor Breakfast, which is our largest fundraiser of the year, honoring distinguished supporters and uniting multiple generations behind our mission. The funds from this event help to sustain Continue reading

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#BakeAChange Campaign Results!

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We are thrilled to announce the results of our 5th Annual Tie-Dye Cupcake Bake-Off (otherwise taking over social media as #BakeAChange)! For those of you who are new around here, this is our signature grassroots fundraiser, when the She’s the First community around Continue reading


Meet the Mentors We Honor This Year

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Leading up to our Mentor Breakfast, our grand slam fundraiser which honors the Mentor of the Year Maureen Mitchell, Mentorship Duo of the Year Jane Wurwand & Natalie Byrne, and Mentees of the Year Sirjana & Jharana of Nepal, we want to Continue reading


Who’s Your Mentor? Show us with #MeetMyMentor

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At She’s the First, mentorship is in everything we do. As a Millennial-founded non-profit, our staff is mentored by advisors and Board members constantly–and we reverse mentor them, such as on social media and personal branding, things that come naturally Continue reading


Maggie Doyne Named a CNN Hero

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[Editor’s Note: We’re so thrilled to announce that Maggie Doyne, founder of our Nepal partner Blink Now, has been recognized as a CNN Hero! You can vote for her every day to win the grand prize here. This post was Continue reading

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#BakeAChange Campaign is Heating Up!

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If you’ve been following #BakeAChange on Twitter and Instagram, then you can see that for our 5th Annual Tie-Dye Cupcake Bake-Off, there are tie-dye cupcake fundraisers happening every day for She’s the First. Whether at school or office, indoors or outdoors, Continue reading

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Cheer on Our NYC Marathoners!

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We’re taking our 6th birthday party to the streets of New York City this year. The TCS New York City Marathon happens in our stomping grounds on November 1, which is the anniversary of when we launched She’s the First as Continue reading

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Trending Now: Office Bake Sales

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In its fifth year, our Tie-Dye Cupcake Bake-Off has grown up! What started as a fundraising craze on college campuses, then trickled down to high schools, middle schools, and elementary schools, has now hit the big leagues: Offices! Hosting a bake sale at Continue reading

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#BakeAChange: Share This on Social Media!

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Make a difference in girls’ lives all around the world–simply by having a cupcake bake sale. Let us show you how!

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She’s the First*{Campus} Alumni Association Kicks Off at Leadership Summit

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Amidst the hustle and bustle of New York City, She’s the First*{Campus} chapter alumni from across the country gathered for the first time to participate in alumni-focused workshops at the annual She’s the First Leadership Summit. The first day of Continue reading

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