Tag: girls

Simone Biles – An Olympic Champion Who Worked Her Way To The Top

Simone Biles

Nineteen year old Simone Biles is one of the best gymnasts who has ever lived. She has won more Olympic medals than any other American gymnast.  And while she now makes gymnastics look simple, her road to the top was anything but easy! When she was young, Simone’s parents were not… Read more »

Sky Sudberry – 10 Year Old Golf Champion Has The Right Attitude

Sky Sudberry

Did you know that there is a World Championship held each year for children who play golf?  Sky Sudberry knows about it because, along with thousands of other kids from around the world, she has participated in it several times. Sky is a 5th grader at The Woodlands Preparatory School near… Read more »

Katie Ledecky – Olympic Champion Has No Secret to Her Success

Katie Ledecky

Katie Ledecky, from Bethesda, Maryland, is still a teenager, yet she has won 5 Olympic Medals and 9 World Championships in her sport of swimming! How did she do all of this at such a young age? The secret, according to Katie, is that there is no secret! For one… Read more »

10-year-old Mikaila Ulmer – Building a Lemonade Empire with Love and Bees!


10-year-old Mikaila Ulmer from Texas is building a lemonade empire, and hoping to save honey bees in the process! It all started when Mikaila was 4 years old and she was stung by a bee twice in one week! This prompted her to become very scared whenever bees were near.… Read more »

Girl Power! Inspiring Quotes for Girls

Quotes for Girls

Being a girl is cool, but it isn’t always easy! For no good reason, girls are not always given the same chances as boys. For example, in some countries, girls are not offered an education . In fact, 66 million girls around the world are out of school! Have you ever… Read more »

Traci Weinstein – 10 Year Old Wears Out Poverty With Soul4Soles!

Traci Weinstein

Ten-year-old Traci Weinstein from New York has a lot of soul and, now, a lot of (shoe) soles!   Traci’s interest in shoes started when she learned that every day, all around the world, children cannot attend school and adults are unable to work because they do not have shoes. She… Read more »

Maria Keller – 14 Year Old Wants Every Kid to Read Indeed!

Maria Keller

Books have tremendous power. Between their pages, readers can be transported to anywhere imaginable and become just about anyone…or anything. Unfortunately, many children all over the world don’t have access to books! For several years now, Maria Keller, a 14-year-old girl from Minneapolis, Minnesota, has been changing that fact. When she… Read more »

Katie’s Krops: Teenager Katie Stagliano ‘Grows It Forward’ To Help the Hungry

Katie Stagliano

When she was just 9 years old, Katie Stagliano planted a cabbage seed in a garden outside her house.  She cared for it everyday by watering it, weeding it and giving it plant food.  It grew to be HUGE!  Forty pounds huge! Katie wanted to do something special with this… Read more »