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Stand Up for Girls

Stand Up for Girls Today: We Are Each Other's Strength

Pam Allyn | Posted 12.11.2013 | Impact
Pam Allyn

Today is the International Day of the Girl. I want you to stand up at noon for every girl's right to tell her story. It sounds like a simple thing -- to stand up at noon. The action itself may be simple, but the statement and the intention behind the action is profound.

Stand Up for Girls

Pam Allyn | Posted 11.27.2013 | Impact
Pam Allyn

Together we will carry forward the stories of girls who could be and should be able to live out all of their dreams, for there are at least 523 million girls in the world who cannot read.

Girls In Kenya Speak Out on Equal Education

Stand Up For Girls | Posted 12.03.2012 | Teen
Stand Up For Girls

I think girls should be given special care. I live in Kibera, a place where many girls are denied their rights. I would like each and every girl to have a bright future and depend on themselves.

Standing Up For Girls To Be Respected

Stand Up For Girls | Posted 12.02.2012 | Teen
Stand Up For Girls

It is good for girls to have a better education because they all deserve it. They also have to go to school so that they can have a better future to help their country. Education is the key to success.

I Stand Up For Underprivileged Children

Karen Viel Beblanas | Posted 11.30.2012 | Teen
Karen Viel Beblanas

I started volunteering in Ulingan last November through a non-government organization based in the US called "Project PEARLS." This organization aims to help underprivileged children in the Philippines.

I Stand Up For Equality in the Classroom

Tiffany Collins | Posted 11.06.2012 | Teen
Tiffany Collins

Boys and girls should have the same opportunity to learn and get an education, so we can all have the opportunity for a bright future.

I Stand Up For Women Athletes

Tiffany Collins | Posted 11.04.2012 | Teen
Tiffany Collins

I was on the track team in my high school for three years, and was one of the best girls on the team. But even though I was a great runner, my coach would always pay attention to the boys.

I Stand Up For Bookworms

Daija Spaulding | Posted 10.23.2012 | Teen
Daija Spaulding

I was always the smart girl in class, the one that everyone ignored until they needed help with homework or something like that. But reading books gave me an escape from my aloneness.

Healing, Storytelling and Girls' Empowerment: Stand Up for Girls and Let them Speak!

Susan M. Blaustein | Posted 11.21.2011 | Impact
Susan M. Blaustein

Support the Stand Up for Girls Rally to help each mother and daughter, however disadvantaged, speak of her own searing history -- her elders, her children, her men, her world. The rest of woman -- and mankind requires this.