For most high school girls, prom is a time for them to indulge in their wildest princess fantasies: Buy an expensive dress, get a hot date, spend hours and hours debating their nail, makeup, and hair choices. And while all that’s super fun, it’s also refreshing to see a student who didn’t bother herself with all of those things. Instead, she decided to give back. High school senior Erinne Paisley of Victoria, BC, has always been interested in activism, especially activism that centers around women. She wanted to come up with an idea that would allow her to make a statement for a cause, and raise money for an organization that she believes in. What she came up with is nothing short of inspiring.
Teen Stitched Her Prom Dress Together From Old Math Homework To Support Women’s Rights. June 15, 2017