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The fight for equality is the very cornerstone of the Women’s Sports Foundation. We stand with the Black community, and with every person who faces injustice and oppression due to the systemic racism that prevails in this country.
Posted: Monday Nov 23, 2020
Home - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (2 days ago) The fight for equality is the very cornerstone of the Women’s Sports Foundation. We stand with the Black community, and with every person who faces injustice and oppression due to the systemic racism that prevails in this country.
COVID-19 Action Plan - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (6 days ago) Due to the spread of COVID-19, access to sport at all levels has decreased. Events have been cancelled or postponed, programs put on hold and competitive seasons cut short. The Women’s Sports Foundation is actively working to support our community during these unprecedented times. Below, please find tips for staying physically and mentally fit, inspiration […]
WSF Team - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (5 days ago) “Relaxing, yet challenging, I have fallen in love with yoga, pilates & barre. This trio, combined with meditation, are key ingredients in my recipe for happiness!”
What is Title IX? - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (2 days ago) Athletic programs are considered educational programs and activities. Title IX gives women athletes the right to equal opportunity in sports in educational institutions that receive federal funds, from elementary schools to colleges and universities. While there are few private elementary, middle school or high schools that receive federal funds, almost all colleges and universities, private […]
Board of Trustees - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (5 days ago) The Foundation’s Board of Trustees is legally responsible for the exemplary operation of the organization. The Trustees consist of champion female athletes, prominent businesspersons, major benefactors and leaders of women’s sports organizations. They establish fiscal policy, assist in the acquisition of adequate financial and human resources and oversee the accomplishment of the ...
GoGirlGo! - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (6 days ago) GoGirlGo!, our landmark educational program launched in 2001 for elementary, middle and high school girls, works across the country to keep girls involved in physical activity and to improve the health of sedentary girls. The need for GoGirlGo! is undeniable. One in three girls is sedentary, while the other gets no more than thirty minutes […]
Chasing Equity: The Triumphs, Challenges and Opportunities ...
Posted: (6 days ago) A comprehensive report on the current landscape for girls and women in sport including challenges, barriers, progress and opportunities. Using these findings we developed calls to action that stakeholders and the public can use as a springboard for making change. A national survey of more than 2,300 female leaders in sport provides additional insight on […]
Gatorade - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (4 days ago) The Women’s Sports Foundation thanks Gatorade for its vested interest in seeing young women grow in their sports participation and support of the Foundation’s mission of assisting girls and women with their athletic aspirations. As a co-presenting sponsor of the Travel & Training Fund, Gatorade has helped award grants to more than 1,400 individual athletes and teams since 1984.
The Fight for Equal Pay in Women’s Sports - Women's Sports ...
Posted: (4 days ago) April 2 – Equal Pay Day – marks the day U.S. women have finally earned the same amount of money as the average man did in 2018. Sports have long mirrored society, and the gender pay gap has persisted in athletics just as it has in the professional realm. And in sport, just as in […]
NGWSD - Women's Sports Foundation
Posted: (5 days ago) Sports taught me stregth, resilience, tenacity, and perseverance. They taught me how to love something despite it not always being easy to love. Sports hone the competitive spirit needed to fight for what you want, whether it be a win, a grade, or a job, and they play a vital role in building strong, determined, passionate, and driven women- the kind of women that will be movers and shakers in ...