THE COUNTRY'S LARGEST body-positive fitness festival | SF | MAY 2018
We 'dare' ourselves to face the fears of our physical appearance in celebration of our physical, emotional and mental strength.
IMPACT IN MIDDLE SCHOOLS | SCHOLARSHIPS FOR YOUNG ATHLETE
We address the critical needs of young women and girls by giving them the tools to live an active, healthy lifestyle.
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Eat. Drink. Sweat. Repeat. This is 'Dare To Bare'
'Dare To Bare' is a day to recognize beauty in all its different shapes and sizes. It’s a day to silence our critical voices through successes that are earned with each and every drop of sweat. Every ticket sold and each dollar raised funds life-changing health and fitness programsthat transform the lives of women and girls. That means we create experiences where movement is the gateway to women and girls feeling powerful in the skin she’s in. Read more about what you'll be experiencing at Dare To Bare here.
Movemeant Foundation Rings Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange
In celebration and awareness of the 'Dare To Bare' Charity Fitness Festival returning to New York City on Sunday, October 1st, Movemeant Foundation had the honor of ringing the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, August 23. This venerable, longstanding tradition offered Movemeant the opportunity to generate awareness for health, fitness and empowerment programs for women and girls across the country.
Watch it here.
QALO Joins Forces with Movemeant's She Plays We Win Scholarship Fund
QALO, the brand behind the most popular functional wedding ring, has announced the launch of its Mother Daughter Collection. As part of that, they've joined forces with Movemeant Foundation and #She Plays We Win Scholarship Fund. Through this, grants will be awarded to fuel the positive power of sport and fitness on a young women’s self-confidence and its lasting effects throughout her life. Read more...
In Memoriam: Kelly Hurley, Beloved Friend and Movemeant Foundation Partner
On behalf of the team at Movemeant Foundation, it is with great sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of our Vice President, Kelly Hurley. She was 31 years old. Many of you knew Kelly as a vibrant and unique personality; a steadfast champion of social activism. This included everything from her work in women's self-acceptance and body-positivity at Movement Foundation, to sparking engaging political dialogue on women's rights, LGBTQ, and more. Continue reading...
Movemeant Foundation Premieres "Revolution" - A New Video For Body Positivity
Launching its latest movement, Movemeant Foundation is premiering “Revolution,” a new short video that challenges the status quo and encourages women to be radically honest about their bodies by embracing their #BellyJelly. The video is part of the Movemeant Foundation’s effort to bring high impact, body-positivity curriculum to public schools throughout the country.
Movemeant Foundation Rings Bell to Open New York Stock Exchange
In recognition of philanthropic female entrepreneurship, Movemeant Foundation was invited to ring the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday, August 29, 2016. This time-honored provided the opportunity to raise awareness for preventative health, fitness and body image programs through this national platform.
#ShePlaysWeWin - A Grant-Giving Collaboration with Photographer, Christin Rose
#ShePlaysWeWin is a dynamic, visual showcase of the positive power of sport and fitness on a young woman's self-confidence and its lasting effects throughout her life. Together, we're awarding scholarships to economically-disadvantaged communities with high incidences of health-risk behaviors.
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#LoveMyShape - An Exciting Partnership with SHAPE
SHAPE—the leading women’s active lifestyle brand with an audience of more than 27 million—is embarking on a body confidence campaign devoted to encouraging women to embrace their unique physique, spread body positivity and change the body image conversation. And Movemeant Foundation is joining them on this ground-breaking journey. Read our story on Shape.com.
Our Body Positive 'Movemeant' Curriculum!
This is Aptos Middle School—an at-risk, Title I school where the need for fitness-based programs is critical for the emotional, social and physical development of their students. To address their need, we delivered a 24-week body positivity curriculum under the modality of hip hop dance. Watch what happened.