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WPIX 11 News Interviews Mary Grace Henry

NEW YORK (PIX11) – Headbands are doing much more than just hold back hair. Mary Grace Henry, of Harrison, New York, has been designing accessories for girls and women for five years now, with the intent of using those fashionable pieces to change the live of impoverished girls living in sub-Saharan Africa. “Reverse the Course” had […]

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Stories From Main Street: Westchester Teen Starts Business, Pays To Educate Girls In Africa HARRISON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — At 17, Mary Grace Henry is already an entrepreneur and a philanthropist. The Harrison teen makes and sells hair accessories to help pay to educate young girls in Africa. “Right now, we’re in my basement, which was my play room […]

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The Huffington Post

This 17-Year-Old Has Given 45 African Girls An Education By Selling Headbands The Huffington Post  |  By Robbie Couch Posted: 11/18/2014 5:48 pm EST Updated: 11/18/2014 5:59 pm EST   About five years ago, Mary Grace Henry of Harrison, New York, asked for a sewing machine for her birthday. She wanted to design and sell headbands to pay […]

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