DIY “I Am” Poem

At Global G.L.O.W., when we are not reading poems by fierce woman poets, we’re writing them. In this post you will: Learn one of Global G.L.O.W.’s signature activities, the “I am Poem” Read sample poems written by girls from some of our Southern California programs Have the chance to write your own “I Am” Poem…

Celebrating Day of the Girl

Finding My Purpose in Empowering Girls Celebrating International Day of The Girl Kylie Schuyler, Founder and CEO “In a rural poverty-stricken community, the difference just one educated girl makes can positively impact hundreds of lives.” Today, we celebrate International Day of the Girl, a day declared by the United Nations to “help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm…

One Girl and One Pen Can Change the World

One Child, One Book, One Pen Can Change the WorldBack to school is an exciting time for many children and families. However, countless children go to class without essential school supplies and basic clothing items they need to succeed. During the month of September we are collecting retail gift cards in any amount to give to the…

New GLOW Executive Director’s Advice to Girls

Importance of Female Role Models Providing girls with dynamic mentorship and real world strong female role models are at the core of everything we do. One way we like to introduce girls to these positive, professional female role models and vice versa is through what we call the “G.L.O.W. Show”— an open and honest dialogue…

Strong Girls Are Rising in Cambodia

The Global G.L.O.W. and LitWorld teams recently visited girls and partners in Cambodia and Thailand, where the HerStory Campaign expanded its literacy and mentorship programs last year. It was an inspiring week of mentor trainings, art workshops, storytelling, community building and bonding between the HerStory team, the local girls and mentors, and our community-based partner…