Molly Barker http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Girls On The Run, 10 Years Of Empowering Young Women In St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/girls-run-10-years-empowering-young-women-st-louis <p>In 1996, Molly Barker wanted to give girls the tools necessary to help them navigate through the challenges of adolescence and chart their course to healthy lives as adults.&nbsp; She started with 13 girls in Charlotte, North Carolina using a curriculum in which the main tool was running.&nbsp; The organization that resulted, Girls on the Run, now serves 120,000 girls a year in 170 branches all over the country.</p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 23:07:53 +0000 Mary Edwards, Alex Heuer & Don Marsh 25539 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Girls On The Run, 10 Years Of Empowering Young Women In St. Louis