"So why do I harp all day about respect, and write books and blogs about it? Because I want every girl to reach her potential. I want every girl to value herself more than all the bling in the world. I want every girl to be safe and to heal from the bad-dark stuff that happens. I want every girl to discover what one of my teacher's calls your "soul wisdom." In other words, I want you to know the real you and to be all in love with you. I want you to know how to stand by and for you. Then you can spread your yummy amazingness to the world. The world *needs* you to make it. It needs you to blow the lid off this mutha (in your own way, of course)! And it starts with respect on the inside." - Courtney Macavinta, co-author
Respect Rx LLC is a social entrepreneurial venture devoted to empowering girls, women and their advocates to boost self-respect, sisterhood, and social change in their lives (and our world). Respect Rx and our best-selling book for teen girls and young women, RESPECT, have been featured by CNN, Fox, ABC, NBC, USA Today, National Public Radio, and in CosmoGIRL! Glamour, Mothering, Teen Vogue and other media outlets. Our national partners include Girls For A Change, Girls Scouts of the USA, Dove Campaign for Real Beauty, Girls Inc., The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy and others.