By: Ava (7th Grade)
The dove with a broken wing represents that girls and boys around the world aren’t equal. A dove can’t fly with a broken wing. We are hoping that the dove’s wing is fixed so that the dove can soar.Read more
By: Torie A. and Julia V.
Title IX has made known the inequality among men and women, girls and boys but the reality is that the steps to implement Title IX haven’t been taken or at least haven’t had the full effect they were created to have. Though girls have proved time and time again that they deserve the same respect as boys, it is still obvious through experience that they are viewed with lesser value.Read more
By: Elena F.
We all deserve equal human rights. However many girls around the world are not able to exercise those rights. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a devastating violation of human rights, and we need to stand beside these girls who suffer from its consequences and join the growing international movement demanding that it be stopped.Read more
By: Nikki W.
Want to know what you can do to help create the national Day of the Girl? A lot! Look for a new to-do every day until September 22, when we’ll celebrate the kick-off to the Day of the Girl campaign! You can download and print our calendar bookmark here.Read more
By: Nikki W.
My favorite call-to-action this week: “Let’s show the world what a cupcake is really made of.”Read more
By: Shannon S.
More than half the world is made up of girls and women, yet they are still treated as second class citizens.Read more