Since 1970, depression has more than doubled in women, and this issue starts at a young age. 7 in 10 girls under the age of 18 believe that they are not good enough because of their looks, performance in school, or relationships with friends and family. Girls are constantly facing a world that pressures them to be flawless, and this makes feeling confident a huge challenge.
The Solution Offered by Girls on the Run
Girls on the Run knows that with the right support, girls can rise to any challenge and change the world. Through their after school running programs, they provide girls with a space to build strong values, create supportive friendships, and practice healthy habits. GOTR is unstoppable in helping girls be their happiest and healthiest selves!