Around the world, organizations are hard at work empowering girls to live fuller, healthier, and happier lives!

Whether advocating for equal access to education, community development, or giving girls opportunities to improve their skills as leaders, there is a remarkable wave of progress when it comes to unlocking the full potential of half of the world’s population!

Opportunities for girls to educate themselves and thrive has an enormous positive ripple effect on their communities, the boys they interact with, and generations to come! Scroll down to check out what some of these amazing organizations are up to!

If you want to read more about the power of empowering girls through education, check out our March 2020 edition of our monthly newsletter on all things positive in the world, The Conspiracy Chronicles.

March 2020: Educating Girls

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The School that Changed an Entire Community

18 minutes

[ Conspiracy of Goodness ]

By Sam Burns

What if lasting social change started by getting adversaries to become advocates for some new future that everyone could imagine together and feel good about? This is how Dr. Kakenya Ntaiya started a revolutionary school that is changing the lives of generations of students!
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Malala Yousafza: A Hero for Humankind

34 minutes

[ Conspiracy of Goodness ]

By Dr. Lynda

Here's a hero for the ages, teaching us "Fierce Compassion". Turns out we don't have to be a doormat. We can stand our ground fiercely, while still having empathy and compassion for those who seek to limit the world.
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Harnessing the Power of Mobile Cinema to Save Lives

16 minutes

[ Conspiracy of Goodness ]

By Sam Burns

Here's how innovation in cinema can change the future for millions! As they say, "You can't be what you can't see." Now, thanks to the work of Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and her team, people in remote places can see a different future.
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Building Futures One Plié at a Time

25 minutes

[ Art ]

By Sam Burns

In a place where violence reigns, girls are finding refuge in a surprising way—and it's all thanks to one amazing woman.
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Biking for Equality in Afghanistan

20 minutes

[ Conspiracy of Goodness ]

By Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

Can a bike break down cultural barriers? Cyclist and National Geographic Adventurer Shannon Gilpin takes us to Afghanistan where she is helping to break down barriers to equality one bike ride at a time!
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How A Game of Chess is Changing Lives

7 minutes

[ Culture ]

By Sam Burns

The most impactful innovations in the world often combine two things no one ever thought to bring together. Here's what we get when we let young girls loose on the game of chess! It challenges many notions all at once.
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Skateboarding for Peace in Afghanistan

27 minutes

[ Conspiracy of Goodness ]

By Dr. Lynda

The most remarkable innovations often happen with sweeping speed, when someone puts things together in a novel way. See how amazing hope and education have lurched forward through skateboarding in Afghanistan!
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Helping Kids Find Community Even Without a Home

9 minutes

[ Conspiracy of Goodness ]

By Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

How do we give millions of kids stability and community in the face of homelessness? Girl Scout Troop 6000 has found a way to start in New York City's Shelter system.
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How the Jump Rope Became an Elite Sport and a Symbol of Community

17 minutes

[ Creativity ]

By Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

Double dutch may be one of the most underrated sports out there. These young athletes combine football star levels of footwork with the flexibility of gymnasts and the speed of sprinters. Better yet, they are a part of a community built to give them the support and love they need. Now this is inspiring!
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Kimberly Bryant: Black Girls Code

17 minutes

[ Conservation & Sustainability ]

By Dr. Lynda

Who do you picture when you think of a computer programmer, game designer, IT professional? Not a woman of color? Let Kimberly Bryant inspire you!
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