February 2018 - Links We Love
Who Runs the World? Girls!
Jade Hameister, a 16-year-old from Australia, became the youngest person in history to complete a Polar Hat Trick. A feat that required her to ski to the North Pole, South Pole and the Greenland ice sheet. You can read about her accomplishment here, or watch the empowering Ted Talk she gave at age 14 featured as February’s Video of the Month.
It’s About Time
For the first time in eight years, a woman has been nominated for a best directing Oscar. This year, 40 women received nominations in categories outside of acting, a shift in a positive direction. Click here to read more about these groundbreaking nominees.
Cheers to 2018 and Micro-progress!
Looking to live your best life in 2018? Don’t worry about your big goal, all you need is to just get started! Click here to learn more about micro-progress and how it can help you live life to the fullest.
Girls Helping Girls
In 2017, Hurricane Harvey was devastating to the Houston area and impacted many Girls on the Run teams. However, Girls on the Run councils from around the country stepped up to help. Click here to feel good about girls doing good.