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On February 26th our GirlsUP Girls co-hosted a dance event with Ivivva of Bethesda. GirlsUP Girls learned a fun and contemporary dance to Demi Lovato’s Confident. Ivivva filmed and created a lively music video of the routine. GirlsUP Girls ...

“Being involved with GirlsUP as a Teen Advisor for the United Nations Foundation is an opportunity like no other. It takes all of the high-mindedness and activities that GirlsUP has taught me and applies them on an international forum. ...

Our GirlsUP Teen Board organized its Fall community service event at A Wider Circle in Silver Spring, MD. In true GirlsUP spirit, our GirlsUP Girls had a blast sorting clothes and toys for those in need in our DC community, and showing that they ...

Our GirlsUP Girls Teen Advisory Board is back in full swing with many new and returning members! The Teen Board’s inaugural event this Winter is coming up on Saturday, December 10 at A Wider Circle in Silver Spring, MD where our GirlsUP Girls ...

Our 2016 GirlsUP summer programs were a huge success, with robust participation by both new and returning girls at our Stone Ridge, Chevy Chase and Georgetown Visitation sites. Our partnership with Girls on the Rise continued to thrive, with a ...

Let’s hear it for the girls! *** Please join us to celebrate our first class of GirlsUP graduating seniors, as we toast their journey “from crayons to perfume” since first joining our program in 2008. We will also share ...

Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart is highlighting GirlsUp on its summer programs website.  GirlsUp will offer a basic summer session at Stone Ridge on Monday, July 13–Friday, July 17 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, and at the Chevy Chase ...

Malala Yousafzai was in Washington, DC to speak at the World Bank as part of the International Day of the Girl events and GirlsUP Teen Board members were there to hear her tell her story. It was a remarkable experience for them to participate in ...

A shout out to GirlsUP Teen Board Girl and UN Teen Advisory Board members Delia Friel and Meghan Murray. They have spent the last year working closely with the UN Foundation for Girls and the other 14 members of the Teen Advisory Board learning ...

Thank you to Delia Friel, our very own GirlsUP Teen Board member as well as one of our UN Teen Advisory Board representatives and her mom for bringing us a special screening of Girl Rising. This film tells the story of nine girls from around the ...

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