“It makes such a big difference for her to learn from these women,” said DePalma, adding that she rarely, if ever, sees girls at the skate park. “This is so empowering and encouraging for young girls.” Check out the full article here!!
Instructors and young skaters join hands and form a circle July 31 upon starting the first day of a two-day skateboarding camp for girls at the Port Townsend Skate Park. The YMCA-organized summer camp program was lead by instructors from the Seattle-based nonprofit Skate Like A Girl. Photo by Nicholas Johnson.
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On July 8th, Evo joined forces with Skate Like a Girl to compete against the nation by jumping 32 feet onto a stunt pad. More info on Dare Me for Charity here. Non-profits from all around the country are jumping … Continue reading
Skate Like a Girl is a volunteer run non-profit creating opportunities to strengthen communities through skateboarding programs. We are looking to recruit community members to support our programs this summer!
Weekends and weeknights need your help!
If you are interested, please fill out our Volunteer Application and answer this doodle so we can set up a time to introduce you to Skate Like A Girl!
Volunteers are the backbone of our programs, so we highly appreciate the consideration of volunteering with us this summer.
Skate Like a Girl is excited to partner with MAHFIA and Clutched Key Collective to be part of the Portland MAHFIA Sessions, which is a weekend geared those interested in women in action sports. Our Board Chair Nancy Chang, Portland Director Kristina Naryan, and our long time friend / volunteer, also founder of Girls Skate Australia Esther Godoy will be providing insight on creating community in girls skateboarding on the Friday panel, and on Saturday be hosting a clinic at Nike Skatepark. This is a not to miss industry event.
FB EVENT: Help us spread the word about this unique event geared towards supporting women in action sports!
BUY TICKETS/REGISTER: Join us for the weekend and buy your tickets ($75)