Q: Where do you live?
A. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Q: Tell us about your organization.
A. Philly Girls in Motion (PGIM) empowers girls through sports and fitness to develop self-awareness, build confidence and drive personal growth in a positive environment. PGIM serves girls from Philadelphia between the ages of 6 and 14 through after school fitness and community-based sports programs.
Q: What is the one piece of advice you would like to share with other women looking to start an organization?
A. Don't try to do it all alone. Find others who are passionate about your cause and work together to strengthen your collective impact.
Q: How can WorldWideWomen readers get involved in what you are doing?
A. Check out our website: www.phillygirlsinmotion.org. You can see all upcoming events and volunteer opportunities.
Q: Who is the greatest female influence in your life?
A. Bethanne Devine, the founder of PGIM.
Q: Please share with us something that you want other women around the world to hear.
A. The future is female! We are a force to be reckoned with when we work together and empower one another. It is important that we continue to support the next generation of young female leaders.
Connect with Jillian and PGIM through their Facebook page!