Girl on a Mission

Anorexic Girl Receives ‘Fan Mail’ From Others Wanting To Copy Her

Anorexic Girl Receives ‘Fan Mail’ From Others Wanting To Copy Her

Eating disorders are no joke, and should not be touted in any way as some sort of “thinspiration”. Unfortunately there are so many misconceptions about what eating disorders are, what […]

December 21, 2012 ×
US Honors Student, Musician And Self-Confessed “Geek” Wins Miss Universe!

US Honors Student, Musician And Self-Confessed “Geek” Wins Miss Universe!

Olivia Culpo last night was crowned Miss Universe 2012. It is the first time since 1997 that a US girl has taken the title (Brooke Lee won it back then). […]

December 20, 2012 ×
Nashville Musician & Grammy Camp Alum Pens Touching Tribute Song For Sandy Hook Victims

Nashville Musician & Grammy Camp Alum Pens Touching Tribute Song For Sandy Hook Victims

Christina Jamra is a musician based in Nashville, and is also part of the Grammy In The Schools organization, attending their camps as an up and coming muso. We love […]

December 20, 2012 ×
Ann Curry Prompts America To Random Acts Of Kindness In Honor Of Sandy Hook

Ann Curry Prompts America To Random Acts Of Kindness In Honor Of Sandy Hook

NBC anchor Ann Curry has copped a lot of flack in the press especially over her Today Show firing. But ever true to her journalist person, meaning it’s not about […]

December 19, 2012 ×
Brazilian Teen Blogger Uses Social Media To Expose Problems Within Her School

Brazilian Teen Blogger Uses Social Media To Expose Problems Within Her School

Remember the name Isadora Faber, as she may very well be a future Brazilian president in a few decades (or less!). The 13 year old from Santa Catarina is just […]

December 19, 2012 ×
Teen Girl Launches ‘Modesty Club’ In An Attempt To Ban Skimpy School Outfits

Teen Girl Launches ‘Modesty Club’ In An Attempt To Ban Skimpy School Outfits

Saige Hatch is a 15 year old high school student from South Pasadena High School in California who is a girl on a mission (pictured in the middle). She is […]

December 7, 2012 ×
‘Next’ Clothing Hires Burns Victim To Model At UK Store Opening

‘Next’ Clothing Hires Burns Victim To Model At UK Store Opening

Labonya Siddiqui, 21, has created a stir in the UK for fashion retail giant, Next. The label chose her to walk down the runway at its new store opening in […]

December 6, 2012 ×
CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

CNN Hero Of The Year: Nepalese Woman With A Heart For Children Of Imprisoned Parents.

Every year CNN holds their ‘Heroes Awards’ and every year they find the most incredible people doing wonderful things in the world. It does make me wonder why these stories […]

December 3, 2012 ×
Military Women Fighting The Pentagon’s Ban On Females In Combat Roles

Military Women Fighting The Pentagon’s Ban On Females In Combat Roles

Major Mary Jennings Hegar (pictured below) is one of 4 military servicewomen who are suing the Pentagon who has banned women from direct combat jobs. She is a Purple Heart […]

November 28, 2012 ×
Two Cheerleaders Shave Their Heads During A Game In Solidarity For Coach Suffering With Cancer

Two Cheerleaders Shave Their Heads During A Game In Solidarity For Coach Suffering With Cancer

Two cheerleaders for the Indianapolis Colts NFL team have done something no cheerleader has ever done on a football field before: shave their heads in front of tens of thousands […]

November 27, 2012 ×
World’s Best Female Chess Player Broke Records At 15 As The Youngest Grandmaster Ever!

World’s Best Female Chess Player Broke Records At 15 As The Youngest Grandmaster Ever!

Her name is Judit Polgar, and she is now 36. But she is also the only woman in the Top 100 chess players in the world, and reached the Top […]

November 22, 2012 ×
Disabled British Girl Defies Doctors To Become A Walking Miracle

Disabled British Girl Defies Doctors To Become A Walking Miracle

Kayleigh Kirkham 25, is one amazing Brit chick from West Yorkshire who had me captivated the very first time I saw one of her youtube videos. You just look into […]

November 20, 2012 ×
Bullied Autistic Teen Becomes A Model & Thanks Attackers For Giving Her The Strength To Succeed

Bullied Autistic Teen Becomes A Model & Thanks Attackers For Giving Her The Strength To Succeed

A shocking yet redemptive story of a young girl who conquered her attackers in a remarkable way! Sophie Russell, 16, from Lincolnshire, UK who has Aspergers Syndrome was walking to […]

November 20, 2012 ×
Miss America Hopeful Chooses Life Over Beauty, Gets Double Mastectomy

Miss America Hopeful Chooses Life Over Beauty, Gets Double Mastectomy

24 year old Allyn Rose is a Miss America contestant who will represent Washington D.C in the pageant held on January 12th 2013. But this isn’t exactly exciting news. The […]

November 18, 2012 ×
9 Year Old Writes Heartfelt Letter To Drunk Driver Who Paralyzed Her.

9 Year Old Writes Heartfelt Letter To Drunk Driver Who Paralyzed Her.

Out of the mouth of babes… 9 year old Xitclalli “Chilli” Vasquez from Texas was hit by 21 year old drunk driver, Jeremy Solis, who was three times the legal […]

November 16, 2012 ×