Promoting Confidence in Girls Through
Girls on the Run
Delegate: Teri Tibbett
The goal of Tibbett’s Vision 2020 State Initiative is to secure sustainable funding for existing Girls on the Run® (GOTR) programs in Alaska and to support the development of new programs in the state. Girls on the Run International® is an international non-profit program that supports young girls in developing self-respect and healthy lifestyles through running. The curricula includes two programs, Girls on the Run (3rd-5th grades) and Girls on Track (6th-8th grades), and addresses many aspects of girls’ development, including physical, emotional, mental, social and spiritual well-being. The stated mission of GOTR is “to educate and prepare girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living.”
Learn more about Teri Tibbett by reading her full bio.