IGNITE in the News 

January 2021 

Kamala Harris Inspires Girls, But Knowledge Makes Them Leaders, Patch 

The Dallas Morning News Texan of the year 2020: Melinda Gates, Dallas Morning News

December 2020 

25-Year-Old New Mom Is Youngest Woman Of Color to Serve As A Mayor In CaliforniaCBS Los Angeles

The Georgia Runoffs Are Drawing Thousands of Young Volunteers, Teen Vogue 

November 2020 

Girl Power: The Ultimate Guide to Ignite, the National Nonprofit, College Magazine 

October 2020 

Finding her voice: speaking up through activism, Verde Magazine 

MSU Denver Saw High Student Voter Rates In Past Elections. Will The Trend Continue?, KUNC News 

Gen Z, Voter Suppression & Young Women, Twisted Times Podcast 

Election Season, Galvanize Podcast 

September 2020 

How Latinx College Students Are Getting Out The Vote During A Pandemic, Elite Daily 

Conversations with IGNITE: Young Women in Office, Anthropologie 

Voter Registration Genius Project Seeks to Boost Student Voter Rates, DePaul University 

Gen Z and the Future of Democracy, Commonwealth Club

August 2020

What it takes to build a nonpartisan pipeline for women candidates, The 19th 

How to IGNITE the Vote: Heck Yes, Voting Matters, Levi's 

The GALvanize of Politics with Kaya Jones, Galvanize Podcast 

Can TikTok creators inspire Gen Z to vote in November? Some are betting on it. Digital Trends 

June 2020

A Gen Z awakening at the ballot box, The Hill

May 2020

Generation Z: First time voting in a pandemic, The Hill

Young progressives aren’t thrilled about Biden. Some fear that will help Trump, again, San Francisco Chronicle

April 2020

Celebrate The 100th Birthday Of The 19th Amendment With A Virtual Screening, KERA Art and Seek

March 2020

The Women Training Other Women to Run for Political Office -- and Win, California Groundbreakers

Joe Biden's Young Voter Problem: They Don't Think He's Listening, New York Times

These female founders are trailblazers in their industries, Fortune

Elizabeth Warren and the illusion of incremental change, The Hill

Super Tuesday: Who will take on Donald Trump?, Al Jazeera

February 2020

Ignite: The First Step in Giving St. John’s Women a Voice, The Torch, St. John's University

Igniting Passion for Democracy, Levi Strauss & Co. 

UT Dallas Holds Event Focused On Building Political Ambition In Female Students, 21 CBS DFW

Glossier brings its cult beauty products to Ponce City Market, Atlanta Magazine

The women who don't vote, POLITICO Women Rule 

New IGNITE Research: Priorities and Politics of Gen Z Women, Gender on the Ballot 

America’s youngest voters could sway an election, but what will it take to get them to the polls?, Fortune

January 2020

Political Engagement & Civil Discourse Ep. 1, PEP Talks Podcast

Closer Look with Rose Scott, NRP WABE 90.1

December 2019

2020 US elections: Meet the boss ladies who are changing the narrative of political leadership, CNBC TV18

She's 16 and Wants to Be President: Meet the Teenagers Planning Their Campaigns, New York Times

Gen Z is Becoming a Serious Consumer Bloc - And They Demand Authenticity From Brands, Fortune

November 2019 

Women's Resource Center hosts PERSIST political engagement conference, The Highlander

IGNITE Brings Women Closer to Political Power, Maddie Kerth: Let's Start a Conversation

Women Running for Office Have to Worry About One More Thing: Their Phones, New York Times 

October 2019

#VoteHerIn: Podcast with Anne Moses, Two Broads Talking Politics

IGNITE empowers women in politics on and off campus, The Daily at the University of Washington

September 2019 

Politics workshop empowers women to get in campaign shape, Kiro 7

IGNITE sparks new meaning of the word "activism", The Gatepost 

August 2019 

Young LGBT Americans Are More Politically Engaged Than The Rest Of Generation Z, Curve Magazine 

Student Spotlight: Marie Devine, Virginia Commonwealth University

UTRGV student documentary registered with Library of Congress, The Monitor 

June 2019 

Young Women Run Top Town Hall Takeaways, POLITICO Press

Rep. Katie Hill Encourages Women to Run for Office, Spectrum News 1

Lawmakers urge young women to run for office at DC conference, The Hill

Lina Hidalgo Had Never Run for Office Before. Now, She Manages a $5 Billion Budget for the Largest County in Texas, Elle

May 2019 

VIEWPOINTS: Georgia is ready for Black Women to Lead, Atlanta Daily World

IGNITE Hosts State and National Women in Politics Panel, Stories Beneath the Shell

April 2019 

This quiz shows how you match up to the current women in Congress, Ad Age

The Women Who Built America: What a 130-year-old book club can tell us about our future, Medium: History

State Sen. Pete Harckham hosts town hall in Pleasantville, FiOS1 News

More than 93 percent of SGA presidents have been men, North Texas Daily

How Can We Get Young People Involved in Politics?, BoldTV

FYPC Podcast Ep 19: Kristin Hayden, Chief Partnership Officer at IGNITE National, Find Your Passion Career Podcast

March 2019

MWGS and WSGSA host reproductive justice fair and panel discussion, Texas Woman's University

Push for paid family leave on Capitol Hill, ABC News

The Original Old Boys' Club, WGBH News 

The next generation of women in politics, OaklandNorth

February 2019 

IGNITE Political Power in Every Young Woman, Her Campus

In 2012, there were 19 Republican women in the Texas House. Now, there are six, The Texas Tribune

UNT Organizations Hopes That More Women Run For Office, Adobe Spark

After Klobuchar, Warren, record number of women are running for president, but old attacks remain, Straight Writing

At Agnes Scott College, the IGNITE conference encourages women to pursue politics, Atlanta Magazine

Building a Future that is Female, Ideas, Energized Podcast

January 2019

“This Model is Working.” A Bay Area Private Club Moves Millions for Social Causes, Inside Philanthropy

Community Leader Shari Griswold Donates $2M for Scholarships, Prairie View A&M University

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IGNITE Opinion Editorials

April 3, 2019. We Need More Women in Politics: Let's State with Student Government, Emily Mills

October 4, 2018. The Message that Brett Kavanaugh is Sending to Our Children, Anne Moses, Medium

Recent Press Releases

February 18, 2020. Gen Z Women, Anticipated to Flex Political Muscle in 2020 Election, Will Shift Our Politics Leftward

April 24, 2019. Ignite Celebrates Women in Congress and Seeks to Inspire Young Women to be Political Leaders with Social Activation, Music Video

February 14, 2019. Poll Released this Week by IGNITE of Gen Z and Millennial Women Show Majority Undecided About Their Top Presidential Choice for 2020

February 9, 2019. Harris Ignites Inspiration, The Santa Clara

February 6, 2019. IGNITE Alumna, Karla Garcia, to Declare Run for Dallas Independent School District Trustee at Young Women Run Conference

January 2, 2019. IGNITE National Harnesses Energy and Ambition of Women Millennials and Gen Z Leading up to 2020

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