EMPOWERING GIRLS THROUGH CONNECTION

OUR BEGINNINGS

StrongHER TogetHER began as a trifecta of experiences led two friends to brainstorm about how to move past mean-girl stereotypes and instead connect girls with one another.  Along the way, the hope was to create a network of diverse youth who not only understood their advocacy for one another was their strength, but also that their strength was a formidable tool in the quest for gender equity.  

 

Today StrongHER TogetHER is in over 20 area elementary and middle schools.  Girls in our program represent a variety of backgrounds, cultures, socioeconomics, you name it.  Through mentoring, service learning and just plain fun, the girls are realizing they are more the same than different.  And through introductions to activism and anti-racism discussions, the girls are finding their voices in support of one another and in support of the world.  We are proud of our partnerships with schools, universities, non-profits and families alike.  This community team is showing girls how to become strong women who see one another differently, how to collectively advocate for their own equity and most of all, how to change the world for the better.  Together.    

OUR MISSION

 

StrongHER TogetHER is a local program helping 

GIRLS rise above stereotypes that alienate them from one another and instead, grow up to be

WOMEN who understand the power of their collective strength in the fight for EQUITY.

PO BOX  52142

DURHAM NC 27707

admin@stronghertogether.org

Tax ID 82-1595797

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