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4 Reasons to Partner Us

1. MEANINGFUL MISSION

The Wrestle Like A Girl organization promotes the empowerment, growth and advancement of female wrestling in the United States. We were founded by Sally Roberts, a 2X World Bronze Medalist and 3X National Champion in Women’s Wrestling

  • We provide opportunities for female wresting throughout the United States by offering empowerment camps and clinics
  • We are dedicated to the growth of female wrestling at the high school and collegiate levels
  • We promote healthy lifestyles, including the importance of nutrition, hydration, sport psychology and the promotion of a positive self-image
  • We give a voice to female wrestlers across the United States

2. WELL-MANAGED TEAM

The Wrestle Like A Girl organization is a 501(C)(3) registered nonprofit and a member of Center for Nonprofit Excellence.

3. CAUSED-RELATED MARKETING 

2010 Cone Cause Evolution Survey shows 92% of Americans consider a company's commitment to social issues when deciding which companies to give their business. Aligning with the Wrestle Like A Girl organization will positively impact your corporate image and change the lives across the United States.

4. DIVERSIFIED PARTNERSHIPS 

Our partnerships provide multiple philanthropic and cause marketing opportunities. We can customize sponsorship programs to obtain a perfect match with your company objectives. From camps and clinics support, high school wrestling opportunities and initiatives support, and collegiate opportunities and initiatives support, we offer a diverse range of national and local opportunities.

The organizations promotion, support, empowerment, education and growth of female wrestling in the United States is made possible by individual, foundation and corporate contributions.  

Teaming up with the Wrestle Like A Girl Organization gives you and your organization the opportunity to invest in the positive promotion and empowerment of females in the United States. 

EMPOWER, SUPPORT, PROMOTE AND EDUCATE

Our Mission

To empower and educate girls through the sport of wrestling.

  • Empowering girls through ages of 12-18 with technical wrestling skills
  • Developing skills to be a champion with a resilient mindset
  • Providing scholarships to under-served campers
  • Supporting high school outreach programs
  • Champion collegiate initiatives enabling athletic support through an academic career

If your organization...

  • Cares deeply about empowering and providing opportunities for the next generation of successful girls and women,
  • Stands up for equality, fights discrimination and injustice, and fosters healthy lives for girls,
  • Believes in the positive contributes wrestling can provide, and
  • Applauds girls and women in sports...

Then we need you to join our team!  Contact Sally Roberts, Founder of Wrestle Like A Girl, for more information. 

Empowerment Camps and Clinics 

Sally Roberts, a 2X World Bronze Medalist and 4X National Champion and members of the women’s national wrestling team will travel to low-income and underserved communities. Their goal is to empower young female athletes through the sport of wrestling. Athletes will learn technical wrestling. They will be able to develop championship skills like goal-setting, with an emphasis through hard work. Every camper and clinic attendee will receive a ‘Wrestle Like A Girl’ handbook, which will support learning of nutrition, hydration and sport psychology.

Scholarships

CAMPER AND CLINIC SCHOLARSHIPS 

Our goal is to be able to provide scholarships to campers and clinic attendees who wouldn’t otherwise be able to participate due to financial hardship.

PATRICIA MIRANDA ACADEMIC 

Patricia Miranda was the first Olympic medalist in the history of women’s wrestling. Her athletic career was hard fought from an early age. Her father only agreed to let her wrestle in high school if she maintained a 4.0 average. Ms. Miranda not only achieved a 4.0, but also went onto Stanford to wrestle. She was the first woman at Stanford to enter a lineup and wrestle a match.  After competing at the Beijing Olympics, Ms. Miranda went onto earn her law degree at Yale. Currently, she is an immigration lawyer in California advocating for basic human rights.

A scholarship of $10,000.00 will be awarded annually to one girl in honor of Patricia Miranda. The recipient will be a high school female wrestler who has excelled in athletics, academics, and civil service and has been accepted to a 4-year accredited, academic institution. Minimum GPA required 3.5

KGOTS SCHOLARSHIPS (KEEP GIRLS OFF THE STREETS) 

Awarded to a high school female wrestler that has completed a high school wrestling program. Recipient must be accepted to a state college and have financial needs. Minimum GPA required 2.7 

High School Female Wrestling Support & Initiatives

The Wrestle Like A Girl organization has a strong commitment to the growth and development of female wrestling in the United States by providing opportunities to wrestle at the high school level. It is the goal of Wrestle Like A Girl to support the start-up of new high school wrestling programs and increase the number of sanctioned girls high school state tournaments across the United States. Wrestle Like A Girl is proud to collaborate with other organizations and networks to grow female wrestling. Collegiate Female Wrestling Support and Initiatives

The Wrestle Like A Girl organization has a strong commitment to the growth and development of female wrestling in the United States by collaborating with other agency’s and organizations to determine the most effective way to bring women’s wrestling to the NCAA.  

Collegiate Wrestling Support & Initiatives 

Wrestle Like Girl is currently working in collaboration with other agency’s and organizations to determine the most effective way to bring women’s wrestling to the NCAA.

Gift and Service In-Kind Support

Gift and Service in-kind donation opportunities are available through Wrestle Like A Girl galas, empowerment camp and clinic support, state and collegiate funding, initiatives support and office support. For More Information: If your organization supports the vision of Wrestle Like A Girl and understands the importance of cause-related marketing, please contact us:

Wrestle Like A Girl
P.O. Box 2664
Colorado Springs, CO 80909