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EMPOWERU Named Ally on Deeds Not Words Website

I am very excited to announce that Deeds Not Words has listed EMPOWERU as one of its allies on the site. Woo hoo! This is an exciting opportunity because it broadens the reach of EMPOWERU, enabling me to connect with so many more people and offer educational resources and activism opportunities to people worldwide. I … Continue reading

Education / Girl Power / Jewish Women's Archive / Volunteerism

My First JWA Rising Voices Article Is Published!

Here it is, hot off the press…my first article for JWA as part of my Rising Voices Fellowship! This is me pictured with Rabbi Sendrow at Congregation Shaarey Tefilla at my Bat Mitzvah. He is an amazing Rabbi and will forever be part of what was a truly life-changing experience for me. How My Bat … Continue reading

Awards / Girl Power / In The News / Safety

Minnah Stein: Named Deeds Not Words Change Maker

What an honor this is! I am the only teenager, and my photo is right next to Elizabeth Warren, whom I love! Deeds Not Words was formed by a passionate group of people led by former Texas state Senator, Wendy Davis. The organization works to provide the tools necessary to help make change in our communities … Continue reading

Events / Girl Power

Today is International Day of the Girl!

In 2011, as the result of youth advocacy around the world, the United Nations declared October 11 as the International Day of the Girl with the mission “to help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing an opportunity for them to show leadership and reach their full potential.” It’s a day when activist groups … Continue reading

Education / Safety / SSAIS

What is Title IX?

In this short excerpt from the Stop Sexual Assault in Schools’ video Sexual Harassment: Not in Our School! students watch a presentation that explains Title IX protections. I was honored that some of my friends and I could contribute our voices to the video. Click here to watch the full video  and Part 2. Sexual Harassment: Not … Continue reading

Awards / Girl Power / In The News / Jewish Women's Archive

Minnah Stein is a Recipient of the Jewish Women’s Archive Rising Voices Fellowship

The Jewish Women’s Archive (JWA) is pleased to present the fifth year of the Rising Voices Fellowship. The Fellowship is open to female-identified high school students who have a passion for writing, a demonstrated concern for current events, a commitment to improving their writing skills, and a strong interest in Judaism—particularly as it relates to … Continue reading

Girl Power

My Meeting with Sue Klein of Feminist Majority Foundation

My trip to D.C. has been incredible! Just when I thought it couldn’t get any better, I had the pleasure of meeting with Dr. Sue Klein. Sue is the Education Equity Director with the Feminist Majority Foundation. We share a common commitment to women’s rights and Title IX. She was so kind and offered terrific … Continue reading