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July 1st, 2010 in Archive by 1 Comment

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“…I’d like to share this story because I realize now as a 30 year old woman that I come from a long line of daring women.”

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“I was working in Nome, Alaska working for Storycorps, and my roommate worked for a very unusual health initiative…”

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“I am a mother and a co-founder of a non-profit organization in California called Girls Circle Association…”

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“Recently I interviewed five young women, ranging in age from 18-22, they’re Qatari young women, and they are attending a U.S. school, the Qatar Foundation…”

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“I just wanted to tell you about is my grandmother who is in her nineties right now… When she turned 18 my grandfather proposed to her, but she said she couldn’t marry him because she was dying….”

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“I’m calling about Mormon feminists…”

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“I live in Cairo. I’ve lived here since the mid-1980s. I do surveys. I use interviewers who are mostly young females. Over the years what I’ve noticed is that these young females will help each other in various ways.”

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“I’ve been working with girls, coming of age, and mothers to heal the inner maiden inside of them who may have never been welcomed into womanhood for over twenty years now…”

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“I have had the privilege of being director last twelve years for a leadership camp for girls in El Paso, Texas called Club 44.”

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“I’m calling on behalf of High Rocks for Girls, which is a leadership program and non-profit for young women in rural West Virginia.”

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“…my mother had really never worked and she was just a relatively young, naïve, and inexperienced girl from another country who suddenly had to enter the work force and you know in a lot of ways I think this allowed me to grow up with my mom. So my mom had a lot of crazy jobs in malls.”

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“I’m actually in the middle of recovering from a pretty severe eating disorder. And to help myself recover I’ve started a blog…”

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“I have started a pilot program in our town, East Hampton, New York called “I Try.” What it is is a group of 11 adolescent girls in sixth and seventh grade who through a combination of self-esteem building activities, nutrition education and a host of physical fitness activities, are training for and will compete and complete a youth triathlon this July.

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“…I am a 32 year old woman who was just diagnosed with cervical cancer… I’m now healthy and doing well…”

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“I’m calling about a friend of mine… she was the only woman in her Law School class…”

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“My project is gathering oral histories of women who served in the military…”

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the more women give to young girls the better women they will be. We should tell them of our learnings and discoveries so they can build a firm foundation. Baby women are a great national resource waiting to serve!

WiseReta

7/13/2010

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