Most Recent Content from: Leah Rodriguez

  • Article: Chobani Just Donated $85K to Pay an Idaho School District’s Lunch Debt
    Education

    Chobani Just Donated $85K to Pay an Idaho School District’s Lunch Debt

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 14, 2019

    It’s the second time the yogurt brand has stepped up against child hunger this spring. Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education
    Education

    4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|June 14, 2019

    Parents can’t afford school supplies or food, and children are forced to work. Read more

  • Article: John Legend Wants to See More Changing Tables in Men's Bathrooms
    Girls & Women

    John Legend Wants to See More Changing Tables in Men's Bathrooms

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 12, 2019

    The celebrity shares the reality of being a dad on diaper duty in a new Pampers ad. Read more

  • Article: This Sushi Chef Started a School to Teach Women How to Run Successful Businesses
    Education

    This Sushi Chef Started a School to Teach Women How to Run Successful Businesses

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 11, 2019

    Yuki Chidui, one of Japan’s leading female sushi chefs, believes in the power of leadership. Read more

  • Article: Indian Schoolgirls Turned These Aquatic Weeds Into Sustainable Period Pads
    Water & Sanitation

    Indian Schoolgirls Turned These Aquatic Weeds Into Sustainable Period Pads

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 7, 2019

    They’re an affordable and eco-friendly alternative to plastic products. Read more

  • Article: Incarcerated Women in Maryland Are Still Paying for Tampons That Are Supposed to Be Free
    Water & Sanitation

    Incarcerated Women in Maryland Are Still Paying for Tampons That Are Supposed to Be Free

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 6, 2019

    Correctional facilities aren’t honoring a free sanitary bill that passed in 2018. Read more

  • Article: Resilient Pakistani Women Are Front and Center in Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's New Film
    Girls & Women

    Resilient Pakistani Women Are Front and Center in Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy's New Film

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 5, 2019

    Freedom Fighters is a window into the country’s fight for gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Children With Disabilities and Girls in Palestine Are Missing Out on Secondary Education the Most
    AdvocacyEducation

    Children With Disabilities and Girls in Palestine Are Missing Out on Secondary Education the Most

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 4, 2019

    Education Cannot Wait and UNRWA set up a new program to invest in their futures. Read more