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Half the Sky Author Discusses His New Book

Nov 6, 2014

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof recently spoke on the topic of “New Aid in a New Age: Understanding International Development” at a sold out event sponsored by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs. Mr. Kristof was in town to discuss his new book, A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity which he co-authored with his […]

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Congratulations Malala!

Oct 10, 2014

We’re back with some great news! Malala Yousafzai was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize!   At 17, the champion of education for girls worldwide is the youngest recipient in the award’s history. Even better, the award comes just in time for International Day of the Girl on October 11th. We’ve got a great way for […]

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Build Bash highlights: Q Brothers’ “Girls Supporting Girls” rap!

May 5, 2014

The first of many fun moments from yesterday’s awesome Build Bash! Thanks to all of our supporters for making the afternoon such a big success!

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Get your tickets to our first annual Build Bash!

Apr 15, 2014

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Get your tickets to GSG’s First Annual Build Bash!

Apr 12, 2014

Tickets are available NOW at tinyurl.com/buildbash!

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A real life example of a girl supporting girls

Mar 26, 2014

One of the goals of Girls Supporting Girls is to engage young people in our community to advocate on behalf of and raise funds to support their peers in the developing world. Our guest blogger, Amy R., is fulfilling that mission. Here’s what she had to say…… On my thirteenth birthday, I had a surprise […]

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All In: Rachel’s McClain’s Charity Poker Night

Mar 15, 2014

“At our house, we love games. That’s why we decided to host a no-limit hold’em poker tournament to benefit Girls Supporting Girls. We invited eight of our poker-playing friends and kept it casual, serving pizza, salad and lots of poker snacks!  The agreement was that half of every player’s ante would go to our cause. […]

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We haven’t been in hibernation …

Mar 9, 2014

It’s been a tough winter, but GSG hasn’t been hiding under a pile of warm blankets. We’re working on some exciting things (a new website among them, details TBA!) Our board has been busy getting the word out about our mission and raising money for our first school in Cambodia. Board member/CPS teacher Andrea Moffat organized a […]

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We’re grateful for YOU!

Nov 30, 2013

We’re a little late with our holiday post of thanks, but we want our supporters to know how appreciative we are of all you. In the six short months since the idea for Girls Supporting Girls was born, we are more than half way to our goal of building our first school in Cambodia! We […]

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Words cannot express how much we love this commercial by toymaker GoldieBlox.

Nov 20, 2013
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