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Girls on the Run

Catalyst Radio: How Girls on the Run empowers and educates through running

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 04-29-2016 under NONPROFITS

Don't have time to listen now? Download the mp3 and listen at your leisure. Girls on the Run is national initiative which inspires "girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which...

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LUNAFEST brings films by, for, about women to Grand Rapids

by (shannoncunningham)

Submitted 04-17-2015 under OPINION

As the fundraising film festival LUNAFEST celebrates its 14th year, it will be making its debut in Grand Rapids for the first time next week.  Dedicated to promoting awareness about women's issues, highlighting women filmmakers, and...

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Popular Gazelle Girl Half Marathon, 5k adds VIP amenities, caps race

by (LisaRoseGR)

Submitted 02-09-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

The Gazelle Girl Half Marathon & 5k, Michigan’s first women-­only half marathon, was born in 2013 to recognize the 40th anniversary of Title IX.  With the third annual race scheduled for April 19, 2015, the organization is as...

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Girls on the Run, Congress Elementary to team up this March

by (erictank)

Submitted 02-11-2014 under NEWS

Girls on the Run, a national organization committed to the wellness and health of young girls, is offering Congress Elementary School (940 Baldwin Street SE) girls the opportunity to participate in a 5k race on May 22 at Fifth Third Ballpark....

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Run the Gazelle Girl Half Marathon & 5k, Run to Make a Difference

by (LisaRoseGR)

Submitted 12-13-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The benefits of signing up and running a foot race are tangible- you’ll have a personal goal to train for and in doing so you will gain in physical fitness, your mental attitude will improve and you’ll have a blast on race day. And guess what? If...

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Run the GazelleGirl & Run to Make a Difference

by (LisaRoseGR)

Submitted 12-13-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The benefits of signing up and running a foot race are tangible — you’ll have a personal goal to train for and in doing so you will gain in physical fitness, your mental attitude will improve and you’ll have a blast on race day....

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