At just 14 years old, Maya Ramirez achieved a monumental accomplishment: winning the first season of Project Runway Junior. That moment of international success brought with it some realities that Maya hadn’t expected. But what she learned from that experience about life and happiness are lessons that can help us all.
Julie Rubini’s life changed forever when her 10-year-old daughter Claire died unexpectedly at summer camp. Doing her best to navigate unbearable grief, Julie made some bold choices to keep her family together and found a way to celebrate Claire’s life by sharing her love for reading.
When an unexpected disease altered her appearance, McKenna Reitz grappled with who she saw in the mirror and who she wanted others to see. The story of her painful journey is inspiring others to find true purpose.