• August 10, 2017Senior Marketing Director of Gatorade and Propel at PepsiCo, Gina Hardy, joined Girls in the Game’s Board of Directors. For the past nine years she has worked at PepsiCo in various consumer insights and marketing roles on Gatorade and is currently the Brand Management lead for the $5BN+ Gatorade business in the US. […]

  • August 8, 2017Manager of Construction at Peoples Gas, Bianca Camarena, joined Girls in the Game’s Board of Directors. For the past eight years, she has worked at Peoples Gas in various operations and engineering roles. Bianca is a member of the Metropolitan Leadership Institute, Society of Women Engineers and Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers. She […]

  • July 17, 2017Former Board Chair of Girls in the Game, Barbara Rose, passed away over the weekend and Girls in the Game joins Barbara’s family and friends, as well as the many people and organizations lucky enough to know her, in expressing our deep sorrow at her passing.At Girls in the Game we empower girls […]

  • June 1, 2017        CEO and Owner of RCGF Media, Michael J. Romano III, joined Girls in the Game’s Board of Directors. He is President of the Board of Giant Steps and a member of the Catholic Charities, Clearbrook and Misericordia boards. “After attending the Field of Dreams gala two years ago, I realized what a difference […]

  • December 15, 2016Flag football, frisbee and emotional health, oh my! This fall, the power of girls could be seen in gyms, cafeterias, and school playgrounds all across the city of Chicago.Game Days are the perfect opportunity for girls and school communities to get a one-time, high-energy glimpse into what Girls in the Game is all about.This year, our […]

  • Girls in the Game Wins Inaugural Chicago Neighborhood Award November 23, 2016Chicago, IL (October 26, 2016)— Girls in the Game of Chicago has been named one of the winners of the 15th annual Chicago Innovation Awards.The winners were announced at an event held at Chicago’s Harris Theater on Tuesday, October 25, with nearly 1500 business and civic leaders, […]

  • Grant Seeks Increase in Athletic Participation for Girls of Color; Survey Finds over 90% of 2015 Recipients Feel Sports Boosted Health and Confidence September 30, 2016New York, NY (May 5, 2016) – The Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) teamed up with espnW to announce today that Girls in the Game from Chicago, IL is a 2016 […]