Fabletics Partners With UN Foundation's Girl Up To Empower Girls Around The World

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 9, 2017 /CNW/ -- Fabletics is excited to announce its exclusive and long term partnership with the United Nations Foundation's Girl Up campaign, a "by girls, for girls" movement that empowers girls to become a force for change for girls everywhere.  

"I dream about a day where women everywhere are able to live their most empowered, most fulfilling lives," said Kate Hudson. "And the best place to start is with girls because they represent tomorrow's leaders, change-makers and innovators. It's only natural to join forces with Girl Up and help further their mission to unite girls to truly change the world."

Girl Up believes that when you begin with providing adolescent girls education, access to basic health services and a safe environment, they have the ability to transform their communities.  When girls stand up for girls in need, they empower each other and transform the world.  As the United Nations Foundation's adolescent girl campaign, Girl Up engages girls to take action.  Led by a community of nearly half a million passionate advocates raising awareness and funds, their efforts help the hardest to reach girls living in places where it is hardest to be a girl.

Fabletics is committed to the empowerment of women, and central to that philosophy is to create a community that nurtures inspiring, confident and spirited individuals that are able to realize their best selves. By partnering with Girl Up, Fabletics is able to reach a young community of women around the world and affect change. Fabletics has committed to partnering with the organization through exclusive capsule collections, events and awareness-focused campaigns over the next few years. Together, Fabletics and Girl Up aim to engage girls to be happy, healthy and positioned to grow into the next generation of strong women leaders.

"Girl Up girls are on the move, making change worldwide, which is why we're excited to partner with Fabletics in helping girls live their happiest, healthiest lives," said Anna Blue, Deputy Director of Girl Up.

About Fabletics
Fabletics is a high-performance lifestyle brand co-founded by Kate Hudson in 2013. In line with its mission to offer high-quality activewear at an accessible price, Fabletics was designed with the modern woman's busy lifestyle in mind; every piece is intended to fit seamlessly into every moment of her day. The brand offers a full selection of apparel and accessories to over one million VIP members across eight countries via its eCommerce website www.fabletics.com and eighteen U.S.-based retail stores.

About Girl Up
Girl Up, the United Nations Foundation's adolescent girl campaign, supports the empowerment of girls everywhere. Since its launch in 2010, the campaign has funded UN programs that promote the health, safety, education, and leadership of girls in developing countries and built a community of nearly half a million passionate advocates—including Girl Up Global Advocates Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan and Latin American business leader Angélica Fuentes. Our youth leaders, representing more than 1200 Girl Up Clubs in 66 countries, stand up, speak up, and rise up to support the hardest to reach girls living in places where it is hardest to be a girl. Learn more at GirlUp.org.


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For further information: Jill Meisner, jill.meisner@karlaotto.com, 212.255.8588; Nikolas Pankau, nikolas.pankau@karlaotto.com, 212.255.8588, http://www.fabletics.com

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