Girls on the Run is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams.

OUR PROGRAMS

Girls on the Run of Northeast Wisconsin was founded in April 2012 and represented 3 area counties. What began as 1 team of 14 girls and has since grown to 25 sites servicing over 370 girls in the six counties of Brown, Calumet, Manitowoc, Outagamie, Waupaca and Winnebago.

Girls on the Run International was established in 1996 in Charlotte, North Carolina by Molly Barker. What started with thirteen girls in one school has grown to over 200 councils in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. With the help of almost 100,000 volunteers, Girls on the Run served nearly 180,000 girls in 2015, including our millionth girl! Girls on the Run continues to grow and currently hosts more than 350 end-of-season 5K events across the United States, making the Girls on the Run 5K series the largest in the country. Girls on the Run has also expanded to include middle school girls through Heart & Sole, a program dedicated to the unique needs of adolescent girls.

core values

Recognize our POWER and RESPONSIBILITY to be INTENTIONAL in our decision making

Embrace our DIFFERENCES and find STRENGTH in our CONNECTEDNESS

Express JOY, OPTIMISM AND GRATITUDE through our words, thoughts
and actions

LEAD with an OPEN HEART and assume POSITIVE INTENT

NURTURE our physical, emotional and spiritual HEALTH

STAND UP for ourselves and others

our people

OUR STAFF

Robin Coburn

Executive Director


“Girls on the Run inspires me just as much as the girls!”

Kathy Olson

Volunteer Coordinator


“I love how my whole family is able to be involved in empowering girls everywhere!”

Kelly Ellington

Program Coordinator


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We're always considering passionate individuals to join our team and help us inspire more girls in the Northeast Wisconsin area.

Corporate Opportunities
OUR BOARD

LEAH SCHAPIRO

BOARD MEMBER

FLEET FEET SPORTS fox valley GOTRNEW Co-founder

Holly Van Zeeland

Board Chair

GOTRNEW Co-founder

Jamie Rosin

Board Treasurer

KerberRose S.C.

Ann Liebeskind, MD

Board Member

Mobile Health Team

Stephanie Hodek

Board Member

GOTRNEW Co-founder

ERICA KRONCKE, MD

Board Member

ThedaCare Orthopedic Care

Karen Warren

Board Member

Fond du Lac County

Christy Policy

Board Member

Former Director GOTRNYC

Melissa Mislinski

Board Secretary

Fiduciary Partners

At the heart of Girls on the Run are amazing volunteers whose commitment and passion impact the lives of girls each year.

Board Opportunities

Girls on the Run Northeast Wisconsin
307 S. Commercial Street
Suite #104
Neenah, WI 54956

(920) 470-1200

info@girlsontherunnew.org