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 Hawaii is an independent council of Girls on the Run International, which has a network of over 200 councils across 50 states and the District of Columbia. Girls on the Run Hawaii was established in the fall of 2012 and has served more than 1,050 girls over the past five years.

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

Liz Dietrich

Council Director


“Girls on the Run is so much fun and has such a positive impact on the girls and everyone involved with this awesome organization!”

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

Current Opportunities
Our Board

Jennifer Ayres

Board Chair

US Department of Defense

Janelle Bremer

Board Member

Good Clean Food Hawaii

Tyre Conrey

Board Member

Tripler Army Medical Center

Alana Peacott-Ricardos

Board Chair

Quinn & Stifel

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 Hawaii
PO Box 131
Kaneohe, HI 96744

(808) 286-5100

liz.dietrich@girlsontherun.org