International Day of the Girl

Aline

By |October 11th, 2016|

The first time I met Aline, she flung her arms around me and wouldn’t let go.

It was overwhelming to feel someone’s desperation through a hug. She was desperate to share her entire life story with me and ultimately anyone who would listen. We cried and hugged and I left, because I could and she couldn’t.

For the next couple of […]

Why I Ride

By |October 12th, 2015|

The UN declared October 11th as International Day of the Girl! To celebrate, Komera, together with Green Farms Academy, hosted a ride at SoulCyle with the women & girls in our community!

Green Farms Academy (GFA) has a Komera Club on campus, and students are activists for the rights of women and girls around the world. The club hosted a bake sale last Friday to […]