Michelle Obama Launches Education Initiative for Teen Girls
((VO))??Michelle Obama is unveiling a new initiative called the Global Girls Alliance.????((VO-Global Girls Instagram/Website))??She wrote an op-ed for CNN explaining the goal of the organization is to, “empower adolescent girls around the world through education, so that they can support their families, communities and countries.”????((VO-Global Girls Instagram/Website))??Axios reports that the organization will work to identify existing programs that need support and has partnered with GoFundMe to bring in fundraising dollars.????((TODAY Show Broll))??The Former First Lady stopped by The TODAY show and spoke about her responsibility to inspire young women...????((TODAY Show SOT))??“As someone who is role model to young girls, we want them to grow up with promise and hope.”????((Michelle YT/ Teen Vogue Screenshot))??This is not the first time Michelle Obama has used her platform to advocate for the education of girls.
????Teen Vogue notes that back in 2015 she unveiled her “Let Girls Learn” initiative which aimed to educate girls across the globe.??