Girl Rising!

Documentary: Empowering Female Education!

Hosted by Franklin Pierce High School and Ford Middle School Counselors

Free screening of this empowering documentary that focuses on female education on a global level. Screening located at Our Savior Lutheran Church!

Screening of Girl Rising!

Friday, Jan. 16th 2015 at 6pm

4519 112th Street East

Tacoma, WA

About the Film

From Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins, Girl Rising journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: Ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. Prize-winning authors put the girls' remarkable stories into words, and renowned actors give them voice.