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"Girls on the Run" reaches area

 

August 24, 2017

Scott Schulte

The successful Girls on the Run program has reached Carpenter, Burns and Pine Bluffs. Pictured are Executive Director Cindy Bradley, local coach, Jenny Lakin. Lakin's daughter, Kenadie, age nine is a member of the new program set on helping young ladies increase their lives through exercise and self-esteem.

As part of the back to school activities at Burns Elementary School last week, members of the Girls on the Run (GOTR) program came to town as part of its expansion. With it being in most parts of the state, GOTR executive director Cindy Bradley said, "This is one of the last areas where we aren't active. Our program is open to girls in this area."

"The basis of GOTR is to increase the ability to exercise and discover and use self-esteem in the lives of young ladies," Bradley said.

What started with thirteen girls in one school has grown to over 200 councils in all 50 states and the District...



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