Stories

The Power of Intergenerational Connections
November 11, 2018 Apparently, we were on to something when we launched WOWsdom! earlier this year.  According to a recent article in the New York Times, intergenerational women’s gatherings are popping up in cities around the country.  “Distinct from the Lean In circles started by Sheryl Sandberg, which tended to focus on career, these groups are filling a necessary void,” […] read more
Thank You, Orlando!
November 8, 2018 What an amazing day!  We are still feeling the energy, Orlando–thanks for being a part of the WOW! Here are some of our favorite moments caught via social media:   You know what’s coming? The Mentor Walk! Great advice & inspiration being shared in Orlando! #GenWOW #mentorship pic.twitter.com/AJfz60aTaP — GENERATION W (@GENERATION_W) November 7, 2018 […] read more
Generation WOW Heads to Orlando!
November 4, 2018 Get ready, Orlando–Generation WOW is headed your way this week! read more
How We Can Teach Girls to Build Each Other Up
November 3, 2018 “Unfortunately, it’s been communicated to us over the years that there are fewer spots for women — a limited inventory,” said Donna Orender in a recent Washington Post article by Phyllis Fagell.” And feeling like it’s a “zero-sum game” means girls are less likely to support one another. How do parents change this? Phyllis shares […] read more
Why Girls?
November 2, 2018 It is so great to be able to participate in communities that are taking hold of their legacies and shaping them. It is a gift to be inspired by the positivity of what is good and bright about America that is being championed by colleagues, friends, and co-workers, who want to create a positive path […] read more
The Positive and the Possible Hits Louisville!
October 16, 2018 We are still riding high on all the positivity from yesterday’s Generation WOW Louisville!  Our first national WOW event, the day was filled with energy as speakers took the stage at the Muhammad Ali Center to share their wisdom and inspiration to more than 600 girls and mentors.  “You can’t do anything by yourself,” said […] read more
In The Game Features WOW Girl Grace Freedman
October 10, 2018 We loved seeing Generation WOW Girl (and WOWsdom! contributor) Grace Freedman featured in a recent issue of In The Game Magazine.  As one of the leaders of the country’s first Generation WOW clubs, Grace has been involved with Generation WOW since her freshman year of high school where, after attending her first WOW event, she […] read more
Change the Trajectory of a Young Girl’s Life
October 9, 2018 It’s the season of WOW and this year we are excitedly preparing for WOW events in Jacksonville, Orlando, and Lousiville. I even more encouraged by the girls who are raising their hands to join the WOW movement and the city leaders who are enthusiastically throwing their support behind these trailblazing young women. In Jacksonville, Orlando, […] read more
Save the Date–Generation W 2019
September 25, 2018 Mark your calendars now and join us on April 5, 2019, for Generation W! More details coming soon! read more
Niloofar Rahmani Named Ali Center Daughter of Greatness
September 21, 2018 We are so proud of Generation W speaker Capt. Niloofar Rahmani on being named this month’s Daughter of Greatness by the Muhammad Ali Center.  The Daughters of Greatness breakfast series invites prominent women engaged in social philanthropy, activism, and pursuits of justice to share their stories with the Louisville community. The Daughters of Greatness series provides […] read more