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Yoga Pants for Education 

Hey Lincoln Abes! 💫 Join us for eight weeks of relaxing Vinyasa + Hatha yoga along with your favorite sun salutation on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning January 26th. Grab comfortable/stretchy clothing, a water bottle and a yoga mat (or borrow one of ours) and meet us in the Community Resource Center for an hour of… Continue reading Yoga Pants for Education 

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You’re Invited: Women to Watch 2017

•✨Be inspired. Be encouraged. Be moved.✨• Presented by Kitsap Bank + 425 Magazine, Women to Watch 2017 is promised to be an amazing evening of inspiration and encouragement. Bring a friend, co-worker, niece, aunt or any influential woman in your life and join us for an amazing evening of inspiration and encouragement. You won’t want… Continue reading You’re Invited: Women to Watch 2017

Community Engagement · What's New with Ladies First

DOTG Biking Strong Award Nominee

JUST IN: Ladies First + Velofemmes were nominated for the Downtown: On the Go! DOTG Biking Strong Award for inspiring more women to ride bikes through our Women+Girls Bike Ride collaborations.  ••🚲••WE ARE THRILLED and we know this work is simply not possible without the support of our 253 community who promoted and participated in… Continue reading DOTG Biking Strong Award Nominee

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We met Activist + Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai 

Founder T’wina Franklin and her daughter, Aleyia, met the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize Winner + champion for the rights of girls to receive an education, Malala Yousafzai, at a community event hosted by Compassionate Action Network.   Learn more about Malala by visiting http://www.malala.org. 

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Podcast: MoveToTacoma.com 

Checkout this rad MoveToTacoma.com podcast + blog post on Ladies First + #publiceducation. LISTEN HERE >>> Full Podcast Link: http://www.movetotacoma.com/podcasts/university-place-schools-tacoma-public-schools-and-the-ladies-first-program-with-twina-franklin/ Show Notes  McCleary vs. Washington State. T’wina explains the state Supreme Court decision in the McCleary vs. State of Washington regarding funding for schools. There was also a legislative decision to reduce the number of… Continue reading Podcast: MoveToTacoma.com