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8 Year Old Starts Lemonade Stand for Freedom—Raises $50K in 2 Months

Chelsea Roff

Sometimes the best life lessons are learned from kids -- kids like Miss Vivienne Harr of Fairfax, California. Vivie was inspired to take a stand against slavery after seeing an installation on slavery by photographer Lisa Kristine. Watch how she quickly garnered tens of thousands of supporters from the local and worldwide community and raised more than $50,000 in just under two months.

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  • Hillary Newman

    It's so inspiring to see people (big and small) taking issues into their own hands.

    Last week on GOOD, I posted a video about a family selling their house, buying a mobil home, and traveling around the US. One quote that resonated with me from the short documentary was, "The hardest part of doing something interesting is just getting started." Here's a link to the video:

    I love that this girl took initiative!

  • lilah shepard

    Whoa this girl is incredible! What a beautiful success!