Pioneering a health movement for Black women and girls grounded in civil rights history and principles through walking campaigns, community leadership and health advocacy.

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GirlTrek is a peer network and a growing grassroots movement of thousands of African-American women and girls who are committed to walking for better health. GirlTrek aims to mobilize 1 million women by 2018 in community-based walking programs to address the obesity crisis within Black communities. GirlTrek currently has an online community of over 142,000 supporters and have inspired 15,000+ women to incorporate walking into their daily routines.