T. Morgan Dixon and Vanessa Garrison

When Black women walk, things change

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T. Morgan Dixon and Vanessa Garrison, founders of the health nonprofit GirlTrek, are on a mission to reduce the leading causes of preventable death among Black women — and build communities in the process. How? By getting one million women and girls to prioritize their self-care, lacing up their shoes and walking in the direction of their healthiest, most fulfilled lives.

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T. Morgan Dixon · Health activist

T. Morgan Dixon is the co-founder and CEO of GirlTrek, inspiring more than 100,000 neighborhood walkers.

T. Morgan Dixon is the co-founder and CEO of GirlTrek, inspiring more than 100,000 neighborhood walkers.

Vanessa Garrison · Health activist

As COO of GirlTrek, Vanessa Garrison mobilizes African American women and girls to reclaim their health and communities through walking.

As COO of GirlTrek, Vanessa Garrison mobilizes African American women and girls to reclaim their health and communities through walking.