Durham, Wake, Orange Counties


"I want to change the world by doing big things."

-Jane, 5th Grade


Join us Thurs., May 25, for LUNAFEST, a short film festival with films by, for and about women. Enjoy an evening of entertainment, conversation, food and drinks.  For more information about LUNAFEST or to view this season's film trailers, please visit  Tickets on sale now --  $20 for General Admission; $40 for VIP seating, which includes a wonderful goody bag!   Bring your friends and make it a night to remember!

5 ways to emphasize real beauty, healthy body image for girls

Girls on the Run of the Triangle shares an article written by Dr. Caren Mangarelli, an assistant professor of pediatrics at Duke Children's Primary Care. It is hard to raise children who define beauty as something other than what they see. As a species and society, we are very visually oriented. In addition, we are constantly being bombarded with media images of a physical ideal that is unrealistic for the majority of the population. Girls on the Run addresses the topic of positive body image and real beauty throughout our curriculum. 

'Bonding for Life:' Finding joy, purpose with Girls on the Run

GOTR Coach & mom Dona Aguayo says her girls are "wise beyond their years because of the GOTR program and it's visible in both their confidence and compassion." Thanks to WRAL's Go Ask Mom for featuring this inspiring story!

Can't to Can: Six ways to boost tween girls' confidence in STEM, other topics

Our Executive Director, Juliellen Simpson-Vos, shares tips aimed at boosting girls' confidence and helping them step outside their comfort zones. Thanks WRAL Go Ask Mom for your interest in this important topic!

WRAL Features GOTR Coach: "More than running: Girls on the Run teaches girls life skills"

Pamela Howell-Davis wasn't sure how she'd fit coaching her daughter's GOTR program into her busy schedule, which already included a full-time job and running a household with her husband of almost 15 years. But, inspired by a friend who also had served as a coach, she made the jump.

GOTR Executive Director Talks with WCHL's Fred Black

On April 2,  GOTR of the Triangle Executive Director Juliellen Simpson-Vos joined Fred Black for an interview that aired on WCHL's Nonprofit Showcase. Hear what she has to say about the curriculum!

We're a Charity Partner for BCBSNC Race 13.1

Run a 5k, 10, or Half Marathon at the Blue Cross Blue Shield NC Race 13.1 on Sat., June, 3 to benefit the GOTR Triangle Scholarship Fund!

Use promo code GOTRDU17 for a 10% discount on the race & a $5 donation to help provide program access to all girls!

GOTR Triangle
1415 West Hwy 54
Suite 211
Durham, NC 27707

(919) 401-6307