Jill Shenkel Henwood

Jill Shenkel Henwood is a Mesa County native who returned home 19 years ago and established Girls on the Run of Western Colorado, a non-profit that empowers girls through a unique combination of physical activity and social and emotional skill-building. GOTR serves more than 2,500 girls throughout Western Colorado, with more than 700 girls in Mesa County participating annually.

March 6, 2018

How Girls on the Run impacts girls and communities

by Jill Shenkel Henwood Empowerment, Responsibility, Intentionality, Diversity, Connectedness, Joy, Optimism, Gratitude, Nurturing, Healthy, Open-hearted, Compassion I am surrounded by girls – I have three daughters, two dogs and three cats – all female, and I run Girls on the Run – an organization that works with girls and has […]