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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF PROJECT GIRL - JESSICA GREER MORRIS, SELECTED AS 150 WOMEN IN THE WORLD
Project Girl Performance Collective is proud to announce that Executive Director Jessica Greer Morris has been selected as one of Newsweek's 150 Women Who Shake Up The World. Jessica joins the company of Meryl Streep, Oprah, Lady Gaga and many other fearless women leaders. Read the article here.
PROJECT GIRL FEATURED ON "THE DEBRIEF WITH DAVID USHERY"
Sunday February 26, 2012 at 5:30 am and 12:00pm
Tune in on Sunday, February 26th at 12:00pm EST, Project Girls Dominique Fishback, Monica Furman, Jai Raphael, Deanna Alexandra and Artistic Director Ashley Marinaccio will be interviewed and performing on NBC's The Debrief with David Ushery. This episode will air at 5:30 am and again at 12 noon.
PROJECT GIRL: UNPLUGGED at PLANET HOLLYWOOD
Monday, February 13th 2012 at 6:30pm
PROJECT GIRLS PERFORM AT TEDxWOMEN
Thursday, December 1st 2011
Participants around the world taking part in today’s TEDxWomen conference were inspired by Project Girl Performance Collective, and walked away with the message that girls can change the world. Project Girl Performance Collective created and performed an original theatrical piece on behalf of Girl Up on the idea that together, girls have the power to create a better future for themselves and their sisters around the world.
Download our press release here.
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PROJECT GIRLS ON PBS NEWS HOUR
August 9th, 2011
Project Girls are featured on the PBS News Hour with the Girl Up Campaign. Click here to watch the video and read the transcript.
PROJECT GIRLS PERFORM AT THE WHITE HOUSE
Friday, June 24th 2011
Project Girl Performance Collective performed Project Girl: Congo at the White House. The event coincided with the First Lady’s trip to Africa. Project Girl: Congo raises awareness about
discrimination and violence against women in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Guests heard stories from the ground and participated in activities organized by the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up
Campaign. Jocelyn Frye, Deputy Assistant to the President, and Director of Policy and Special Projects for the First Lady, hosted the event.
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PROJECT GIRLS PERFORM AT THE UNITED NATIONS COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN
Through monologues, songs and spoken word, Project Girls will be addressing the 2011 theme of "Women's access to science and technology". For more information, see the press release below.