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From the Emergency Room to the Finish Line

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  Last year, Meaghan O’Connor ran her first half marathon to sponsor three She’s the First scholars in The Gambia! It was one of the most exhilarating, rewarding days of her life. With her goal complete, she decided to run Continue reading

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Dancing for a Difference in Arizona

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Guest post by STF*{BASIS Scottsdale} Chapter President Divya Vatsa. What does an education mean to you? It is so easy to grow frustrated with school that we often forget how important it is. Education shapes us into the unique individuals Continue reading

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Short Stacks for Education at Hopkins High School

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Guest post by STF*{Hopkins} Chapter President Callan Showers. Pancakes are a surefire way to have a great morning – and, as our STF*{Campus} chapter at Hopkins High School in Hopkins, Minn., found out, they’re also a great way raise money Continue reading

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New Year, New Interns!

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We’re excited to welcome two interns to our fantastic new office this semester! Leave them a comment to say hello. Meet Eva Hello friends! My name is Eva Scazzero and I’m excited to announce that I am an Intern at She’s Continue reading

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And the Winners Are… #BakeAChange 2014 Cupcake Awards

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In a colorful blur, our 4th annual Tie-Dye Cupcake Bake-Off flashed before our eyes last month. What started in 2010 as a modest bake sale in a University of Notre Dame dorm room has truly grown into an international movement, Continue reading

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We Reached the Finish Line!

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Our second Run the World campaign officially came to a close on November 2nd as She’s the First Founder/President Tammy Tibbetts crossed the New York City Marathon finish line in Central Park. Inspired by 2013’s #26Miles26Girls campaign, the 2014 series Continue reading

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STF Scholar Opens A Hair Salon in Ethiopia!

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We are in awe of a recent story that came from our partner Selamta Family Project in Ethiopia. A couple of the girls there, including She’s the First scholar Nardos Y. (on the left in the above photo), took a Continue reading

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Spring Internships at She’s the First

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She’s the First is seeking part-time interns to work from our Manhattan office for the spring semester. Our interns will serve as primary aides to the 3 full-time staff members and also support the volunteer teams & committees within the organization. Continue reading

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The Men of She’s the First*{Campus} on #HeForShe

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Students at Archbishop McCarthy High School take part in the #HeForShe campaign on Twitter. If I had to place a bet on what the Word of the Year would be for 2014, I would choose ‘feminist.’ Whether it’s being condemned, Continue reading

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Run the World takes Berlin!

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This is a guest blog post written by She’s the First volunteer Nicki Brooks, who is running her 7th marathon as a part of the Run the World campaign. You can learn more about the Run the World campaign or Continue reading

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