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Wags 4 Hope

I am 18 years old and started an animal welfare non-profit when I was in 8th grade after my rescue dog, Teddy, suffered from a potentially fatal disease in a high-kill shelter. He had to be in a crate for more than a month stabilized with arsenic injections. Inspired by his story, I wanted to…

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Women Change-Makers

I have always wanted to teach and inspire and help other people. Last year saw me do many things to help others including handing out coffee and scarves to the homeless, collect goods for a young mothers transitional home, and hold my first fundraiser for a local non-profit. I did all of this pregnant, and…

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Stronger Than Pretty

Hello, Stronger Than Pretty is a feature film based on a true story. Find all details on our development and view the proof of concept film on the website: RELEASE DATE NOVEMBER 18th. StrongerThanPretty.com Logline: True love becomes true fear when the “American Dream” turns into a young woman’s living nightmare until she finds the…

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My Cycling Story

The Beginning Ever since I was a child, I always wanted to travel. I wanted to travel and see amazing sites that I could gain experience from and have fun doing. I put the two together, that I loved to travel and I loved to ride my bike. I would travel with my bike around…

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Middle Eastern Women Empowering Others Through Sports

In December 2015, I set off on a journey to the Middle East. The range of experiences are hard to summarize into one sentence, but as cultural exchanges go this one was the most life changing! From this journey we filmed a short documentary series about elite athlete women in Jordan & Egypt who are…

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Girls Can’t Rock?!

My name is Rose Cora Perry and I’m a female rock musician. Saying that almost sounds like I should join a “support group”. Yes, it may be 2016 but you’d be astonished by how male dominated and sexist the music industry remains. From the way sound people address you as “honey” or “sweetheart” to how…

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POLLY – an all-female feminist short film made by women for women!

I’m Cassiah, an award-nominated female writer/director. After graduating with 1st Class Hons BA Drama and Theatre Arts from the University of Birmingham I began my career working for Gurinder Chadha OBE (who directed Bend It Like Beckham) and I recently had my award-nominated play Under My Thumb debut to sellout audiences at Greenwich Theatre. I’m…

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Menu’s, Munitions and Keeping the Peace

Pen and Sword Books is a Barnsley based historical publisher and one of the UK’s leading military history publishers. Today, we’re happy to let you know that we have a brand new, it’s book coming soon and we think you’re going to love it… Menu’s, Munitions and Keeping the Peace by Avalon Weston: When Gabrielle…

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I wasn’t allowed on my school’s lacrosse team!!

I’ve been playing lacrosse since I was about 3 years old, and I’ve loved it ever since. When I got to a high school that had a lacrosse team, I went to try out, but they wouldn’t let me join the team. It made no sense to me, because if they were going to let…

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Who Says You Can’t Do It?

Firefighter Girl

As a high school senior, I know what I want to do and that’s be a firefighter. My father is somewhat okay with the idea, but just warns me to not get over my head, which I don’t, but its my mother that I’m worried about. She has told me “you’re not getting involved with…

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