Incredible Girls: Mari Copeny

“Mari Copeny is on the front lines helping kids to embrace their power through equal opportunity. When the Flint Water Crisis began in Flint instead of feeling helpless Mari decided to use her voice to help out her community and to fight for the kids in Flint and she has not stopped since.”

17-year-old Mahina Maeda is making waves

Last November, Mahina Maeda–then 16–became the second woman in history to surf the legendary waves of Nazare, Portugal. Now, video of her incredible feat–surfing waves topping around 30 feet–is one of the entries for Billabong’s 2015 Ride of the Year in the...

9-Year-Old is Building Personal Homeless Shelters!

Hailey Fort has been helping the homeless for the past four years. And she’s only 9 years old. When Hailey was 5, she spotted a homeless man in her town and asked her mother if she could help him. Hailey and her mother soon befriended a number of homeless people in...

Incredible Girls of May

There are SO many incredible girls in the world today. Each month, I have the honor of presenting them in our podcast, GirlSpeak. Here’s a roundup of the girls in this month’s podcast: 17-year-old Mikhaila Nodel runs the Cosmic Cuties blog on Tumblr, featuring...

Incredible Girls of April

Our April News Roundup episode of GirlSpeak featured so many incredible girls! I was so happy and inspired to see all of these stories, and also sad because our podcast was only able to recap their stories rather than detail their achievements. To that end, here’s...

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