Celebrate KLRU's Women and Girls Lead: Austin on 8/23

Women and Girls Lead: Austin showcases extraordinary women and girls who are changing our community. Join KLRU and other Austin organizations as we celebrate women who are making a difference.

On Thursday, August 23, KLRU will honor the women currently featured as part of the Women and Girls Lead: Austin project and will announce the next group of women to be profiled.  The free event takes place in KLRU’s Studio 6A at 7 pm (doors at 6:30) and includes light refreshments.  RSVP now

KLRU’s Women and Girls Lead: Austin project currently features:

  • Beverly Kearney, University of Texas Women’s Track and Field coach
  • Sonia Castellanos, Con Mi Madre
  • Jen Grogono, uStudio Inc.
  • Suzanne Santos, Sustainable Food Center
  • Nessa Higgins & Andrea Day Boykin, Flip Happy Crepes
  • Taryn Davis, American Widow Project
  • Sarah Herburger, Truckstop Trixie Rhinestone Cowgirls roller derby team

The global outreach partnership of Women and Girls Lead amplifies the voices of women and girls acting as leaders, expands understanding of gender equity, and engages an international network of citizens and organizations to act locally and reach out globally.