Tag: girls

Mikaela Shiffrin – Olympic Ski Champion Did It With Hard Work

Mikaela Shiffrin – USA’s Youngest Ski Champion Did It With Hard Work

Mikaela Shiffrin is a world champion US Olympic skier and the youngest World Cup ski champion in the history of the USA.  Yet, her goal has never been to win championships but just to keep getting better at what she does. So, how did Mikaela become so good at what… Read more »

Maria Keller – Teenager Wants Every Kid to Read Indeed!

Maria Keller

Books have tremendous power. Between their pages, readers can be transported to anywhere imaginable and become just about anyone…or anything. Unfortunately, many children all over the world don’t have access to books! For several years now, Maria Keller, a teenager from Minneapolis, Minnesota, has been changing that fact. When she was 8 years… Read more »

8 Year Old Nia Mya Reese Becomes A Best Selling Author!

Nia Mya Reese

When Nia Mya Reese was asked to write a story for class at at Deer Valley Elementary School in Birmingham, Alabama, she chose a topic that she was an expert in: how to handle annoying little brothers!  Nia Mya apparently had learned many lessons in this area, dealing with her… Read more »

10 Year Old Gianni Graham Collects 5,000 Dolls For Girls In Need!

Gianni Graham

While most girls like to play with dolls, 10 year old Gianni Graham of Norfolk, Virginia has chosen to give them away!  She gives them to girls in need.  Girls who live in foster care, homeless shelters and others who live in poverty. Gianni started with Barbies. Her goal was… Read more »

Abbey Curran: Not Only Miss Iowa, But ‘Miss You Can Do It’

Abbey Curran:  Not Only Miss Iowa, But ‘Miss You Can Do It’

Abbey Curran was born with Cerebral Palsy, a condition that causes issues with muscle tone, posture and movement.  When she was a child, she was told that she would never walk without holding onto something. Then, in her teens, long after she had conquered walking, she wanted to try out something… Read more »

11-year-old Mikaila Ulmer – Building a Lemonade Empire with Love and Bees!


11-year-old Mikaila Ulmer from Texas is building a lemonade empire, and hoping to save honey bees in the process! It all started when Mikaila was 4 years old and she was stung by a bee twice in one week! This prompted her to become very scared whenever bees were near.… Read more »

Simone Biles – An Olympic Champion Who Worked Her Way To The Top

Simone Biles

Nineteen year old Simone Biles is one of the best gymnasts who has ever lived. She has won more Olympic medals than any other American gymnast.  And while she now makes gymnastics look simple, her road to the top was anything but easy! When she was young, Simone’s parents were not… Read more »

Sky Sudberry – 10 Year Old Golf Champion Has The Right Attitude

Sky Sudberry

Did you know that there is a World Championship held each year for children who play golf?  Sky Sudberry knows about it because, along with thousands of other kids from around the world, she has participated in it several times. Sky is a 5th grader at The Woodlands Preparatory School near… Read more »