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The #1 Website About Girls Health

By at May 26, 2009 | 1:15 am | 0 Comment

Girlshealth.gov  is a website that was created to help girls (ages 10-16) learn about health, growing up, and issues they may face. It focuses on health topics that girls are concerned about and helps motivate them to choose healthy behaviors by using positive, supportive, and non-threatening messages. The site gives girls reliable, useful information on the health

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Let’s Give Due Props to African American Teen Girls!

By at April 4, 2009 | 8:30 am | 0 Comment

Acknowledging and displaying appreciation for African American teen girls in the home, at school, and in settings created by clubs, organizations,  mentoring programs specifically designed for African American teen girls  improve communication and builds an environment for positive recognition.  It enhances genuine relationships between African American girls and

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Linda – Newport News, VA

By at March 22, 2009 | 2:32 pm | 7 Comments

Our High Achiever for this week is Linda of Newport News Virginia.  She has been selected due to her wonderful attitude and her strong commitment to succeed despite her circumstances. Linda is a resilient and high spirited high school sophomore with a heart of gold surrounded by a strong impenetrable protective covering. I have had the opportunity to spend time

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Science Club For Girls – Cambridge, MA

By at March 18, 2009 | 12:26 pm | 1 Comments

Name: Science Club for Girls Website: http://scienceclubforgirls.org/ Telephone: (617) 391-0361 The mission of Science Club for Girls is to increase the self-confidence and science literacy of K–12th grade girls belonging to groups that are underrepresented in the sciences, through free, after school programs that provide experiential learning,

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Organizations and Clubs for Girls

By at March 16, 2009 | 7:58 pm | 0 Comment

I want to thank all of the founders, directors, and staff of the organizations, clubs, youth and mentoring programs for girls who have joined our efforts to create a resource listing for the parents and readers who are seeking them out.  Having the opportunity to speak and communicate with many of you has been such a pleasure! I can hear your dedication and desire

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Ariana – Hampton, VA

By at March 7, 2009 | 12:50 pm | 13 Comments

      Afro Puffs and Ponytails had the  privilege of speaking with Ariana, a high school senior from Hampton, Virginia.  Ariana has been selected as a High Achiever  because of her  consistency  in accomplishing the tasks necessary for success, and her ability to balance it all and maintain a healthy and youthful life.  She is soft spoken yet

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