Elkhart and St. Joseph counties


"At Girls on the Run I learned to believe in myself and to never give up."

-Makayla, 4th Grade

New Study Demonstrates that Girls on the Run Transforms Young Girls’ Lives

Girls on the Run is dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams. There is strong evidence from an independent study conducted by Dr. Maureen Weiss, Ph.D., University of Minnesota, showing that the program is effective in driving transformative change in the lives of young girls.

Healthy Snack Swaps!

Next time you feel a major sweet tooth or salty craving hit, consider choosing one of these healthy alternatives to keep you both satisfied AND fueled to conquer the day!

Preparing For The 5K!

You are about to embark on a fantastic journey that will honor your determination and celebrate your effort. To help you stay on track and achieve your goals, our 5K Asst. Director has written down some encouraging reminders to prepare for the 5K on May 13th!

Join Us For The 5K Celebration!

200 volunters are needed to make the 5K Celebration happen! We need you!

Meet GOTR Board Member Lety Stanton-Verduzco!

The amazing Lety Stanton-Verduzco has been involved with GOTR for over 5 years and embodies the GOTR spirit. Read her Q&A to get insight into her experience with the program!

From GOTR Girl to GOTR Coach!

Without even realizing it, I still uphold the core values of GOTR to my own life. The lessons of Girls on the Run are incorporated in my every day life.

Finding Courage and Confidence Through Running

Girls on the Run from a SoleMate's perspective. "My hope is to inspire others, especially little girls with big dreams, to achieve things they never thought possible."

How Travel Has Helped Me Grow

More importantly, I learned on my very first day in a new country that a lot of the time, we stand in the way of our own success. When we break down the barrier we’ve put up through fear, discomfort, or anxiety, we control our fate and happiness.

5K Volunteers Wanted!

Join more than 200 volunteers to make this 5K Celebration the most inspiring one yet! We can't do it without you!

Working Hard To Be Joyful!

While putting JOY at the center of things has taken a lot of faith and intentionality on my end, Girls on the Run has come into my life and been a force for JOY that I could never have expected... In the spirit of the start of spring and new beginnings, I wish for JOY to become the center of your life. See the good, be the good, chase the good. I promise you won’t be disappointed!

Girls on the Run Michiana
51160 Bittersweet Road, Suite 202
Granger, IN 46530

(574) 315-2882