Capital Area Girls on the Run

First Lady Frances Wolf & the PA Commission for Women host the first-ever “Girls on the Run at the Residence” and we got to be part of it!

Capital Area Girls on the Run

“First Lady Frances Wolf and the Pennsylvania Commission for Women...are joining Girls on the Run to host the first-ever “Girls on the Run at the Residence” sleepover at the Pennsylvania Governor’s Residence. Forty 3rd to 5th grade girls who recently completely a 10-12 week training program and 5K race were selected by their coaches and council directors to participate in the event” (“First Lady Frances Wolf, PA Commission for Women Host Girls on the Run Sleepover at the Governor’s Residence.” 2016).

The vision of PA Women’s Commission is to empower young women and girls and during the sleepover at the Governor’s Residence, the girls took part in a “healthy cooking and eating discussion with Governor’s Residence Executive Chef Barry Crumlich, a rocket-building and Starlab experience with the Whitaker Center, a yoga demonstration by Yoga Instructor Jessica Cavey, an empowerment workshop sponsored by Dove, a financial literacy seminary sponsored by the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association, and a dance performance and demonstration by Positive Energy Arts” (“First Lady Frances Wolf, PA Commission for Women Host Girls on the Run Sleepover at the Governor’s Residence.” 2016).

Read the full article here.

We were so honored to be part of this special day! Check out these great pictures from the night. If you wanted to watch a short video of the girls and our very own Keystone Dance Project, click on the video below!

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