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PB&J Drive 2016

Posted 4/4/2016

WTXL coverage of our inaugural, council-wide service project to benefit Second Harvest of the Big Bend’s Back pack program. Over 2000 lbs of Peanut Butter and Jelly were collected to help over 800 kids. 

Girls on the Run Take the Spotlight

Posted 12/7/2015

On Saturday, over 120 girl participants celebrated successfully completing the Girls on the Run of the Big Bend (GOTRBB) 10 week program with the 80s inspired Girls Just Wanna Have Fun 5K walk/run.  Check out this story on

Rock the Ragnar Runation 2015

Posted 10/11/2015

 Tallahassee Democrat coverage of our 1st annual Runathon Fundraiser

Rock the Ragnar

Posted 6/8/2015

WTXL hosted Executive Director Ericka McKibbin and SoleMate Ludmilla DeFaria who shared our story of our 10-month campaign to raise $12K for girl scholarships and program expansion. Find out more here.

Making a Run for Girl Power

Posted 5/11/2015

Check out WFSU's coverage of our Spring 2015 5K here.

You Go Girls!

Posted 5/1/2015

International program seeks to get local school girls up and moving. Check out the Tallahassee Magazine's article on Girls on the Run of the Big Bend on page 39.

The Power of a Buddy

Posted 3/29/2015

Girls on the Run of the Big Bend was featured in the Tallahassee Democrat this past week as we promote recruitment of our Spring running buddies. Check the story out here.

Girls on the Run keeps McKibbin fit, fulfilled

Posted 3/24/2015
  1. Executive Director Ericka McKibbin was selected as one of the 2015 25 Women You Need to Know.

Noles Women's Basketball Team Partnering with GOTR

Posted 9/26/2014

Noles are teaming up with GOTR as they look to cheer on and help young girls in the Tallahassee area run their first 5K. Check out the story on

Fall Season Up and Running

Posted 9/21/2014

Girls on the Run (GOTR) of the Big Bend kicked off its fall season, building on the excitement generated during the Color Run. Check out this story on

SoleMates Campaign Kick-off

Posted 8/20/2014

Check out this story here.

Academy Sports + Outdoors, Girls on the Run give back

Posted 8/1/2014

As families prepare for back-to-school, Academy Sports + Outdoors partnered with Girls on the Run (GOTR) of the Big Bend to host 33 girls and their families for a special back-to-school shopping event.  Check out this story on

Girls on the Run of the Big Bend selected as The Color Run Charity Partner

Posted 7/17/2014

The Color Run announced that Girls on the Run (GOTR) of the Big Bend has been selected as the official charity partner for their Sept. 13 race in Tallahassee. The Happiest 5K on the Planet is joining forces with GOTR to spread joy and color to the local community.  Check out this story on

Girls on the Run wraps up a successful first season in the Big Bend

Posted 5/23/2014

Girls on the Run of the Big Bend celebrated the end of their first season in Tallahassee.   Check out this story on

Girl power!

Posted 5/6/2014

Girls on the Run teaches girls about athletics and life. Check out this story on

WTXL Coverage of Girls on the Run of the Big Bend Season

Posted 2/10/2014

Check out WTXL's coverage of GOTRBB here.