Delta Sigma Theta + Zeta Phi Beta = #sisterhood. #healthmovement

Take a walk. Invite your sorority sister. #GirlTrek
Delta Sigma Theta Zeta Phi Beta = sisterhood healthmovement
Igina Demetria
Johanna Clardy
Taunya Stewart
"GirlTrek has provided for me the sisterhood that I have needed in my time of healing. With a community of sense, GirlTrek gives to me what I hope that it gives other women, and that is a sense of friendship, solidarity and a body of other women who are seeking to walk to their personal health in a collective arm of other Black women. GirlTrek is the verb to my healing."

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#BlackGirlHealing: The Healing Power Of Sisterhood

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The most powerful thing you will watch all day! A soul-stirring conversation between two friends about the state of Black women's health, the historic root causes that have lead to an epidemic health crisis and the powerful solution that has inspired thousands of Black women to take to the streets to heal their communities. Watch. Share. Repeat #GirlTrek Watch here: [ Goo.gl Link ]
The most powerful thing you will watch all day A soulstirring conversation
Tori Davis Petway
Terri J. Brown
Willa Jackson
The most powerful thing you will watch all day! A soul-stirring conversation between two friends about the state of Black women's health, the historic root causes that have lead to an epidemic health crisis and the powerful solution that has inspired thousands of Black women to take to the streets to heal their communities. Watch. Share. Repeat. #GirlTrek
The most powerful thing you will watch all day A soulstirring conversation

Walking as a revolutionary act of self-care

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Chrysantha Norwood
Marie Sharon Pryce
Happy Mother's Day!

"Because we are free women,
born of free women,
who are born of free women,
back as far as time begins,
we celebrate your freedom.

Because we are wise women,
born of wise women,
who are born of wise women,
we celebrate your wisdom.

Because we are strong women,
born of strong women,
who are born of strong women,
we celebrate your strength.

Because we are magical...
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Happy Mothers Day Because we are free women born of free women
Carol Sowers
Zollie Watkins
Denella Tucker
Looking for a Mother's Day gift?

The 2017 #Mamathon T-shirt is in the online GirlTrek store now!

Get yours better they're sold out!

What's the #Mamathon you ask? Well, it's only the biggest virtual race to honor Black motherhood in America. It's not too late to join. Just pledge to walk 52.4 miles by May 31st. That's twice the distance of a marathon because our mamas have always gone...
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Looking for a Mothers Day gift The 2017 Mamathon Tshirt is in
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Meet Jordan of Morgan State University.

She is pursuing a Masters in Social Work with a concentration in Urban Children, Youth, and Families.

"I am excited to mobilize the African American women in my community through GirlTrek to encourage self-care and active living!"

Follow the GirlTrek SnapChat for a glimpse into her life.
Meet Jordan of Morgan State University She is pursuing a Masters in
Virgie Patterson-Newman
Tori Davis Petway
Chrysantha Norwood
The single, most important thing you can do to advance the GirlTrek mission is to put your city on the GirlTrek Map by posting your weekly treks on the GirlTrek website! Select "Walk" and "Host a Walk." Voila!

When you inspire 10 women to come to one of your walks, you earn an official GirlTrek Organizer T-shirt! Email onika@girltrek.org to tell her when you succeed! She'll mail your...
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The single most important thing you can do to advance the GirlTrek
Virgie Patterson-Newman
Tori Davis Petway
#Mamathon is the largest walk honoring Black motherhood in the U.S. Walk 52.4 miles during the month of May to honor your mother or someone who lifts you up.

A Mamathon is twice the distance of a marathon because mothers go twice as hard! Here Mikayla (17) is shown walking with her mom Alfredia of Jackson, MS.
Mamathon is the largest walk honoring Black motherhood in the US Walk
Renetta Kinds Taylor
Cynthia Thompson
Valarie Paige
Grab a friend and show out like these two lovelies.

Your health journey should make time for laughter, love, good company and of course slaying!

"I love myself when I am laughing. . . and then again when I am looking mean and impressive."
~Zora Neale Hurston
Grab a friend and show out like these two lovelies
Lakisha White
For 4 years, #GirlTrek has led the largest national walk dedicated to Black mothers in America.

Read about the #Mamathon on Madame Noire.

Mamathon 2017 Pledge: “I pledge: To go the distance for my mom or loved one in the month of May by walking 52.4 miles in her honor. I promise to celebrate her hard work and sacrifices by not letting anything–and I mean anything–keep me from my goal. When I...
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For 4 years GirlTrek has led the largest national walk dedicated to
Virgie Patterson-Newman
GirlTrek millennial brand ambassador Kaitlyn took a study break to lead a walk.

Good luck to everyone getting ready for finals.
Nicole Seahorn Hameen
Virgie Patterson-Newman
Gloria Johnson
We're celebrating Black motherhood all throughout the month of May. You should join us! What is it? A Mamathon! What is a Mamathon? A pledge to walk - run - or hike 52.4 miles in the month of May in honor of a woman in your life. Why? Because our mamas and grandmas and aunties and sisters go twice as hard for us! Do it alone or organize a group to do it with you. All the details here: [...
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Were celebrating Black motherhood all throughout the month of May You should
Anna Winston
Brenda Page
Virgie Patterson-Newman
BIG NEWS!! WE MADE IT THE BIG SCREEN!!! Grab some popcorn and head to the movies tomorrow afternoon to see #TED2017!!! If you live in North America or Europe, please join us with family and friends to see #GirlTrek at the cinema. TED has cut a spectacular 2-hour “Best of” program that features many of the best talks (edited for length) and some never-before-seen backstage moments. Includes...
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BIG NEWS WE MADE IT THE BIG SCREEN Grab some popcorn and
Taliah Abdullah
Vida Bierria
Barry Siff
Meet GirlTrek millenial brand ambassador Kaitlyn of the University of Texas at Austin.

"Not only does GirlTrek inspire Black women to be their best selves, but it also inspires them to reach out and make a difference in their communities as well," said Kaitlyn, a dance major.

Follow the GirlTrek SnapChat account for a week in her life.
Celeste R Stewart
Carla Workman-Joyce
Mary Washington
Today, Coretta Scott King would have celebrated her 90th birthday. #GirlTrek salutes this extraordinary woman who was a Civil Rights activist and the wife of 1960s Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.

"Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believe that you must become its soul." Coretta Scott King
Today Coretta Scott King would have celebrated her 90th birthday GirlTrek salutes
Renée Collins
Joy Monroe Durham
"I can’t help but wonder what would have happened if there were groups of women walking on Trayvon’s block that day,” says Dixon. “What would happen in the south side of Chicago every day if there were groups of mothers and aunts and cousins walking. Or along the polluted rivers of Flint, Michigan. I believe that walking can transform our communities because it’s already starting to.”
I cant help but wonder what would have happened if there were

GirlTrek Has A Simple Health Intervention For Black Women: Walking

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Belle GBelle
Celeste R Stewart
Marilyn Dow-Harris