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December 6, 2018. Pace Students Begin a Chapter of Nationally Recognized Organization: IGNITE, The Pace Chronicle

December 4, 2018. Women make history in the 2018 midterms, TCU 360

December 4, 2018. Inspiring Women: Post Election Panel, Her Campus

December 3, 2018. Krya Solis (BS '19), Texas Woman's University

November 9, 2018. Election 2018: Women in Politics, KQED

November 9, 2018. 2018 was the year of the woman in Texas, Glen Rose Reporter

November 9, 2018. Editorial: Women made the difference in 2018, San Francisco Chronicle

November 7, 2018. Inspired by the historic 'pink wave'? Here's how you can get involved in running for office, ABC News

November 4, 2018. 50 Influential Women on Why They're Voting in the 2018 Midterm Elections, Marie Claire

October 31, 2018. Organization encourages future women in politics, TCU 360

October 25, 2018. 6 Political Candidate Organizations Helping Women Run for Office, Marie Claire

October 7, 2018. PHOTOS: Bay Area Girls Pitch, Build and Connect at Annual Girls' Festival, KQED

October 6, 2018. Don’t Miss the Young Women Run Twin Cities Event, Her Campus

September 18, 2018. What is Active Civics and Why does it Matter?McCuistion Program

September 13, 2018. Courage to Run Embraces Women’s Increasing Political Involvement, Women's Running

September 5, 2018. Women Candidates In 2018 Are Giving Each Other The Support That The Political System Won’t, Bustle

August 23, 2018. JSOM Alumna Earns Women in Business Award, UT Dallas

July 30, 2018. Graduate Helps Create Nonprofit, The Mercury 

July 24, 2018. Female Solidarity and Declaring Your Amibitions at IGNITE's Young Women Run Conference 2018, College Magazine

June 28, 2018. Fate mayor says 'no' to proclamation for immigrant heritage month, Royse City Herald Banner

June 26, 2018. Women in Politics with Anne Moses and IGNITE, Fox 5 D.C.

June 21, 2018. Chelsea Handler warms up to activism and owns her privilege, San Francisco Chronicle

June 5, 2018. Miss America is getting rid of the swimsuit competition. It's a start, Vox

June 5, 2018. Miss America announces competition will no longer judge women on how they look and scraps swimsuit round, Independent 

May 31, 2018. IGNITE PSA Exposes Ugly Truth About Why We Need Women in Politics, NBC 14 News

May 30, 2018. Women ignited to run for office, ABC 10

May 29, 2018. Increasing Civic Engagement in Texas High Schools, ATPE News Magazine

May 29, 2018. Megan Park x IGNITE, Free the Big 

May 27, 2018. Women In Business Awards, Dallas Business Journal 

May 18, 2018. I remember my first election when I was in first grade, Legit News

May 8, 2018. ECHS honors Parkland, Brookhaven Courier

May 2, 2018. Representation in marketing: right, responsible and profitable, The Drum

May 1, 2018. The 3% Movement in L.A.: Shining a Spotlight on Representation, LA Weekly

April 20, 2018. "We are the generation of change": North Texas students walk out to protest gun violence, Dallas News

April 20, 2018. RCHS Senior Seeking Board Seat, Royse City Herald Banner

April 16, 2018. Dr. Margo McClinton Stoglin: Training the next generation of young politicians, Lone Star Parity Project

April 14, 2018. Generation Z issues a powerful call to action, Women in the World

April 5, 2018. Comets Team Up to Boost Women in Politics, UTD News Center

April 3, 2018. New coalition aims to elect more women, Women's Media Center

April 2, 2018. Republican women running for office find politics is all about Trump, Yahoo!

March 23, 2018. Liberal Arts senator uses adversities as motivation, The Shorthorn

March 19, 2018. On the Red Stream, Political Musings

March 13, 2018. Cosmopolitan, Rebecca Minkoff Partner to Get Out the Vote, WWD

March 13, 2018. Why You Should #VoteTwice This Year, Cosmopolitan

March 8, 2018. Misaki Collines sparks change for female and POC representation, North Texas Daily 

March 8, 2018. Aspiring Texas politician talks diversity, criminal justice reform, tcu360

March 8, 2018. Post-primary 'Pink Wave' Emerges in Texas, Spectrum News: Capital Tonight 

March 8, 2018. It's Time To Retire The "Year of the Woman, Refinery 29

March 8, 2018. How to Run for Office (and Win) Because We Need More Women in Politics, The Everygirl

March 7, 2018. Can this group close the gender gap in politics for good?, Washington Post - The Lily

March 7, 2018. Wave of women crashes Texas Primaries, Texas Tribune

March 5, 2018. International Women's Day Fashion & Beauty Items That Give 100 Percent Of Proceeds To Charity, Bustle 

March 4, 2018. Late entrant to California's gubernatorial race makes her case to young women, Los Angeles Times 

February 28, 2018. Female students see their political ambitions ignite, The Hub

February 26, 2018. Check out the highlights of our symposium on Texas women, The Texas Tribune

February 22, 2018. Few women are in political office. This UMD group wants to change that, The Diamondback

February 20, 2018. Women IGNITE the matriarchy at the 6th Annual Young Women's Political Leadership Conference, North Texas Daily

February 13, 2018. Group trains young Texas women to get involved in politics, KXAN (Cross-published on Everything Lubbock)

February 5, 2018. Funders: Step Up and Help Women Lead America, Philanthropy Women 

February 2, 2018. Class Act: Royse City junior has a real passion for politics, The CW33

February 1, 2018. Texas is preparing young women to run, TribTalk

January 31, 2018. Gaby Meza Inspires Fellow Students Through Female Empowerment Club, Her Campus

January 29, 2018. Dan Bowen, Fox 5, Reports from the IGNITE Conference, Fox 5 New York

January 28, 2018. As Feminist Movements Rise, Powerhouse Panel Encourages Young Women to Run for Office, Spectrum News NY1 Manhattan

January 27, 2018. Periscope Live from New York Young Women's Political Leadership Conference, Cosmopolitan

January 25, 2018. Five programs in San Antonio that can empower the young women in your life, La Prensa

January 24, 2018. Texas high school program trains young women to run for office, take a seat at the table, Star-Telegram

January 23, 2018. Young Women at Royse City High School Learn About the Political Process, NBC5 Dallas-Fort Worth

January 23, 2018. This School Program Trains Young Women to Run For Office, Take A Seat At The Table, KERA News, cross-published by Texas Standard

January 23, 2018. Is 2018 the year for Colorado Women in Office? 303 Magazine

January 4, 2018Futures Afire: Fueling Passions for Public Service, Richardson Living

December 29, 2017 How Much Progress We Actually Made In Getting Women Elected in 2017, Broadly

December 2017. 2017 Outstanding Nonprofit of the Year, National Association of Women Business Owners, Houston Chapter

December 19, 2017. Ending the Decade-long Drought, The Gender Equality Project (features IGNITE alumna Kayla Lee McLoughin)

December 19, 2017. #AskHer: Kristin Hayden on Getting Girls Interested in Politics, The Female Quotient

December 2017. Podcast: Training to Run with Emily Stetson, Waffles, Friends & Work

November 30, 2017. The Truth About Diversity -- And Why It Matters, Forbes 

November 30, 2017. IGNITE Told Me I Can, Blog Post by Alumna Lauren Riebs

November 28, 2017. IGNITE Fellow Nadya Okamoto selected for 21 Under 21, Teen Vogue 

November 20, 2017. Experts talk women, peace, and security at Bush School Event, The Battalion 

November 1, 2017. Meet 3 Teens Running for Local Offices, Teen Vogue (features IGNITE Fellow Nadya Okamoto)

October 23, 2017. Orchid Giving Circle presents grants to nine nonprofits helping the Asian-American community, Dallas News

October 18, 2017. Grant-winning board game advocates for women in politics, Berkeley Beacon

October 17, 2017. Thinking of Running for Office? Here's How To Get Started, Marie Claire

October 12, 2017. Let's Talk About Why 'Girl" in a Mindset on International Day of the Girl, Forbes

October 10, 2017. 12 Absolutely Essential Things You Should Know About Running for Office, Cosmopolitan

October 4, 2017. Kirsten Ignites Atlanta, Her Campus

October 3, 2017. Podcast: Kristin Hayden Is Igniting a Passion for Changemaking in Women Across the Country, Talk to Jess

September / October 2017. Five Steps to Get Elected, Seventeen 

September 20, 2017. 7 Young Women Reveal What Losing DACA Would Mean To Them & Those They Love Bustle

September 10, 2017. Advice Young Girls Want to Give New DPD Cheif Renee Hall Dallas News 

September 2017. CLIO Awards 2017 Clio 

September 10, 2017. These 18 Diverse and Novel Campaigns Cut Through the Clutter to Win This Year's Project Issac Awards Adweek

August 30, 2017. Fight for the American ideals of equal representation and opportunity, Star Telegram 

August 27, 2017. Kristin Hayden on Getting Girls Interested in Politics, The Female Quotient

August 24, 2017. Student Council Presidents Are Women, But Our Politicians Are Not Refinery29

August 7, 2017. Women You Should Know: These Five Women Are All Running for Office in Texas in 2018 Amy Poehler's Smart Girls

August 1, 2017. Dallas Heroes Project Honors Dr. Margo McClinton Stoglin Dallas Heroes Project

August 1, 2017. Lisa Murkowski & Susan Collins Showed Us Why Politics Desperately Needs More Women Bustle

June 21, 2017. More Women are Signing Up to Run for Office, But Will They Succeed? CNN

May 25, 2017. The True Meaning of Female Empowerment. Garnet News

May 10, 2017. This New Handwriting Workbook Teaches Girls About Iconic Women Throughout History. Babble

May 10, 2017. Top 10 Inspiring Quotes from Women Leaders at the IGNITE Summit. College Magazine

April 29, 2017. This Workbook Empowers Girls By Teaching Them About Iconic Women In Politics. A Plus

April 26, 2017. This Children’s Workbook Teaches Girls About Iconic Women In Politics. Huffington Post

April 23, 2017. Writing Our Rights, it's a powerful writing workbook that use the words of iconic women to teach girls about leadership. Sunscious

April 11, 2017. Nonprofit helps young women run for office. WFAA8

April 6, 2017. Art, politics mingle at IGNITE fundraiser. Dallas Morning News

March 31, 2017. Donald Trump’s antics stoke new opposition. News Day

March 30, 2017. After 2016 Election, Girls Ready to Break Politics’ Glass Ceiling. Women's eNews

March 8, 2017. Women Only Hold 20% of Seats in Congress. Let’s Make it 50% by 2050! 50 BY 2050 POLITICS

February 14, 2017. UNT’s IGNITE chapter promising to young women in politics. North Texas Daily

February 3, 2017. Students talk Trump Era Reproductive Rights. The Student Life

January 23, 2017. Refinery29 Interviews Anne Moses and Monica Sibri of IGNITE. Refinery29 

January 19, 2017. Women marching against Trump plan next step: public office. Reuters

January 17, 2017. Igniting political power in young women. Politifrog 

January 17, 2017. The Founder of VoteRunLead Explains Why Young Women Can’t Remain Silent. Teen Vogue

January 12, 2017. Political Notes: Group aims for more young women in politics. Bay Area Reporter

December 3, 2016. We Were Empowered to Change the Circumstances. Her Campus

November 9, 2016. 6 Things to Do if You're Feeling Stressed or Sleep Deprived, Savvy Spice

November 9, 2016. Republican, Democratic women grapple with what President Trump means for progress. Dallas News

November 6, 2016. Talking Gender and the Presidency at Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta. Youth Journalism International

November 1, 2016. Oakland IGNITE Program Aims to Get Young Women to Run for Office ABC. ABC 7 News

October 25, 2016. Why More Women In Politics Could Finally Bring About More Change. Redbook

October 10, 2016. Here’s How We Can Get More Young Latinas into Public Office. Remezcla

September 30, 2016. Ad Shows the Percentage of Women in Elected Offices…and It’ll Shock You. Fit Fab Fun

September 29, 2016. "Tell Me I Can't, And I Will": Inspiring Ad Encourages Girls to Get Into Politics. MAKERS

September 29, 2016. This powerful ad encouraging young women to run for office has us all inspired. Hello Giggles

September 28, 2016. Powerful Ad Shows What Girls Hear When You Tell Them To Be Quiet. Huffington Post

September 28, 2016. IGNITE: We all Belong Here. Best Ads on TV

September 22, 2016. How to talk to Kids About This Election. Rutgers

September 22, 2016. This PSA is asking parents and teachers to encourage young women to run for office. The Drum

September 21, 2016. Pereira & O'Dell Teams with IGNITE to launch video campaign with a message for young girls: you belong in elected office. Little Black Book

September 20, 2016. An Inspiring PSA Encourages Young Girls to Believe They Can Run for Office. Creativity


September, 2016. Meet IGNITE: The Organization Working to get Millennial Women to Take Over Politics. Rise News

July 28, 2016. We Still Need 140,000 Women in Office for Political Gender Equality. Broadly

July 26, 2016. 21-Year-Old Superdelegate Shares Why Millennial Women Must Vote This November. Her Agenda

July 12, 2016. IGNITING Girls Into Politics: With Sara Guillermo. Enthusiasm Enthusiast

June 10, 2016. Hillary Clinton may be the first, but this group wants to make sure she’s not the last. The Dallas Morning News 

June 9, 2016. With This Weekend's Girls Rock! Event, IGNITE Hopes To Empower The Hillary Clintons of Tomorrow. Central Track

February 19, 2016. Group strives to inspire more girls and young women to engage in politics. The Dallas Morning News

February 12, 2016. Dallas Business Journal

February 16, 2016. So we have one female Presidential Candidate- How do we get other women to run. MTV News

February 8, 2016. CBS Dallas, Plugged in to DFW

February, 2016. IGNITE Texas PSA. Univision

March 3, 2015. Comcast Newsmakers 

February 21, 2015. Fort Worth conference seeks to empower girls and women. The Dallas Morning News 

February 22, 2015. Girls IGNITE! Texas Conference Inspire Students How To Be Future Leaders. The CW33

February 19, 2015. Think Young Women in Politics. Kera

March 12, 2013. Oakland: IGNITE inspires girls to think and grow politically. East Bay Times

November 12, 2012. Opinion: Anne Moses: Girls are key to solving the gender gap in electoral politics. The Mercury News 

Press Release Archives

November 5, 2018. IGNITE Program Harnessing Increased Political Activism of Women Gen Z and Women Millennials

June 19, 2018. IGNITE to Host Young Women’s Political Leadership Conference

May 31, 2018. Miss America Teams Up With IGNITE To Promote Female Political Engagement 

May 31, 2018. IGNITE PSAs expose the ugly truth about why we need women in politics

February 28, 2018. IGNITE to host San Francisco Young Women’s Political Leadership Summit

February 5, 2018. IGNITE hosts leadership conference to build political ambition in young women eager to make change

January 24, 2018. IGNITE to host first NYC Young Women’s Political Leadership Conference

January 8, 2018. Premiere Young Women’s Political Leadership Organization to Host IGNITE Your Inner Superhero Breakfast

July 13, 2017. IGNITE and Running Start Launch Inaugural Young Women Run Conference in Nation's Capital

April 24, 2017. Los Angeles summit to galvanize the next generation of women to become civic and political leaders. 

March 1, 2017. IGNITE to host 6th Annual Bay Area Young Women’s Political Leadership Conference. 

February 7, 2017. Event to Galvanize the next generation of women into political leadership.

February 6, 2017. IGNITE Hosts Leadership Conference to Build Political Ambition in Young Women Eager to Effect Change.

December 15, 2016. IGNITE to Host Post-Election Mobilization Event to Galvanize the Next Generation of Women into Political Leadership.

October 15, 2016. IGNITE National Spokesperson Vannessa Vasquez Will Address Students at KIPP Houston High School.

October 11, 2016. 9 Cities, 1 Night-Supporting the Next Generation of Women Leaders.

September 30, 2016. Vannessa Vasquez Joins IGNITE as a National Celebrity Spokesperson.