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Two Sisters, One Mission

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  “I saw how empowered women feel when they are given access to education as I taught English to formerly trafficked women in Beijing, who were using the opportunity to get an education to fundamentally change their life conditions…I wish Continue reading


JOB OPPORTUNITY: We’re Hiring a Development Manager!

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  We’re looking for a Development Manager to join our team in New York City. Tweet the news! Please send qualified resume and letter of interest to Development Manager Position Description: Do you want to be on the front lines of a Continue reading

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Feel the Burn so She Can Learn

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“I believe that equal access to world class education is a key component of creating a better world.”- M. Paula Phillips, Advocate, Activist, and The Barre Code Instructor Paula devoted the beginning of her professional career to an organization called Continue reading


Change the World by Walking the World

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This week we are celebrating a group of passionate students at American University who are taking over Washington D.C with an annual Walk the World event hosted by She’s the First*{American}. More than 35 students have pledged to walk 10,000 Continue reading


Check Out Our New E-card Platform!

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As you may have read earlier, She’s the First has settled into our new office with Next Jump as part of their Adopt-a-Nonprofit program. There are a lot of benefits to living here (the free snacks, the people, the gym Continue reading

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Put Your Sweat Where Your Heart is

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When Alicia Nguyen first joined her high school cross country team, she could barely run a mile. Since graduating from Eastview High School, she has ran two half-marathons and is now training for a third! As a part of She’s Continue reading

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Proof Male Feminists Exist

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Meet Dan Handy. He’s an American University student and the first in his family to study abroad in Asia. He’s been on a mission to fundraise for education equality since 2013. It all started when a group of students on Continue reading


Squat Hard, Fundraise Harder

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Life is busy but Amy Schoenberger and her colleagues are setting apart time to launch the most creative Sweat for STF campaign yet. How are they doing it? By initiating an office-wide SQUAT challenge. “Twice a day, I get up, Continue reading

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Miss New Jersey Shakes a Change

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Miss New Jersey 2014 and President of She’s the First*{Rutgers}, Cierra Kaler-Jones, is spending her last semester at Rutgers University rallying students to join the fight to end education inequality. Cierra is keeping the Rutgers fundraising movement alive this year Continue reading


Brittany Brothers is Running to the Pub for Girls’ Education

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Brittany has been sweating for She’s the First for three years: In 2013, she ran a 5K obstacle race; in 2014, she ran a half-marathon in New York City; to kick off 2015, she is conquering a 10K Pub Run Continue reading

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