Janel Pineda always knew she loved writing, but never thought about how that could impact her life. That changed when her uncle mailed her a newspaper about a Los Angeles writing program for young girls. At age 14, Pineda joined WriteGirl, where she attended writing workshops and worked closely with a mentor throughout high school.Read More
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Vote for WriteGirl and we could receive $100,000 to provide teen girls with a safe, creative space to write. Voting ends Sept. 16! Let’s build the Los Angeles of our dreams!Read More