H&M Donates $200,000 To Girl Up, An Initiative Supporting Girls’ Leadership And Gender Equality

In honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, H&M USA will be supporting Girl Up in their mission of empowering young women who defend gender equality. In recognition of this transformative work, H&M will donate $200,000 to support Girl Up‘s leadership development programs for girls and to help further their contribution to social change. No matter their background, girls have the power to transform themselves, their communities, and the world around them. Girl Up is a global movement of empowered young women leaders who defend gender equality. Through…

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On International Day of the Girl, Kellogg’s® Special K® opens a supermarket that helps girls and women rethink nutrition

With 2 out of 3 U.S. girls and many women missing key nutrients in their daily diets, Kellogg’s® Special K® will opened the Shortfall Supermarket on Oct. 11, the International Day of the Girl, in partnership with the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up to highlight this nutrition gap and the role food plays in living life at full strength. “After studying key nutrient shortfalls and how they impact the everyday strength of women, we’re on a mission to help them answer the call of their bodies with foods that help them…

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Disney Empowers Aspiring Young Filmmakers To Create Global #DreamBigPrincess Video Series Celebrating Female Trailblazers

Disney today announced a new global project giving 21 talented young women from different corners of the globe the chance to make digital shorts telling the stories of inspiring female role models. The #DreamBigPrincess series will be shared across Disney’s global media platforms as part of a campaign to unlock up to a $1 million donation to Girl Up, an initiative of the UN Foundation. Each aspiring filmmaker will be paired with an inspirational interview subject spanning a diverse range of professions. The young women will capture the stories of…

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Girl Up Launch “Time To Rise” Gender Equality Campaign

Creative agency Berlin Cameron has worked with Girl Up for a new spot promoting gender equality entitled “Time to Rise.”  The powerful spot, “Time to Rise,” features actress, model, and activist Corinne Foxx with appearances by TV personality Nigel Barker and his daughter Jasmine, as well as a diverse group of other Girl Up supporters who recite William Ernest Henley’s poem, “Invictus.” It creates a defiant chorus of women with the men in quiet support. Finally, everyone stops and looks defiantly at the camera as Corinne declares the final line,…

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Kate Hudson’s Fabletics To Launch Girl Almighty Capsule Collection To Support The United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up

Fabletics is excited to announce a limited-edition global capsule collection to benefit the United Nations Foundation‘s Girl Up initiative. For over a year and a half, Fabletics and Girl Up have joined forces to support their unified mission to make girls leaders of tomorrow through the empowerment of girls worldwide. Since its launch in 2010, Girl Up has funded United Nations programs that promote the health, safety, education, and leadership of girls globally and has built a community of over half a million passionate advocates. The Girl Almighty themed capsule…

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