Girls on the Run is a nonprofit organization that inspires girls to be joyful, healthy, and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum that integrates running. The program, a long-time City Connects community partner, encourages girls of all abilities to recognize their individual strengths while building a sense of connection in a team setting. At the … Continue reading “Girls on the Run moves through the pandemic”
Here’s the new edition of The Weekly Connect. Check it out and sign up to have it delivered to your inbox! Here are some of the things we’ve been reading about this week: Disruptive kindergarteners are likely to be bullied when they get to elementary school. Interventions can help. A White House program will offer low-cost … Continue reading “The Weekly Connect 5/16/22”
Robyn Burns’ first day of work as the first full-time Executive Director of The Salem Pantry was March 25, 2020. “When I was hired prior to the shut down, I thought I was joining a small organization. I wasn’t yet thinking about the impact of a global pandemic,” Burns recalls. The Salem Pantry had been around … Continue reading “The power of partnership: City Connects and The Salem Pantry”
Here’s the new edition of The Weekly Connect. Check it out and sign up to have it delivered to your inbox! Here are some of the things we’ve been reading about this week: Over the past year, nearly two-thirds of LGBTQ youth could not access mental health counseling. Millions of students lack access to the broadband … Continue reading “The Weekly Connect 5/9/22”
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