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Size Shouldn't Be a Factor of What Changes You Can Make, BIG or small!!
Transcript of Size Shouldn't Be a Factor of What Changes You Can Make, BIG or small!!
~ Anita Roddick Anita Roddick~ So, lets start with Anita Roddick since this project is inspired by her words! Anita Roddick, born Anita Lucia Perilli, on October 23rd, 1942. She was born in a bomb shelther, in Littlehampton, Sussex, England. She was raised in an Italian immigrant community, where she was the third of four children. Now, to her life achievements! Anita Roddick is the founder of the Body Shop, a cosmetic company producing and selling beauty products. Anita Roddick's, company the Body Shop shaped ethical consumerism -a type of consumer activism practiced through "positive buying" in that ethical products are favored. Anita Roddick is known for her business the Body Shop, she is a known as british business, human rights activist, and environmental campaigner! In 1990, Roddick founded the Children on The Edge, a charity which helps The company was one of the first to prohibit the use of ingredients tested on animals. In 2003, Queen Elizabeth II appointed Anita Roddick a -a Dame is a the official title of a woman of the Order of the British Empire, equal to a knight. disadvantaged children in eastern Europe and Asia. Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empires say you can do anything you set your mind too, no matter your size, gender, race, etc. Well, I think Anita Roddick is trying to So, what does this quote mean to me? "Anita Roddick." Wikipedia. N.p., N.p. Web. 8 Sept. 2012. My Sources of Knowledge
(Cited Work) Kid's Prove that Size Doesn't Matter!! Anne Frank~ We should all know who Anne Frank is and her story. But I chose her as a person of change no matter what size because she was only 13 when she was sent away to a concentration camp. Her diary has touched billions across the world because of her courage as a young jewish girl in the Holocaust. Not only was she couargeous but she was amazingly strong being seperated from her family and tortured. Hoping her diary would make sure these acts of hatred would never happen again. And her hopes lived up to her expectation because of her loving father and family! Peter Larson. Peter Larson's Sleep Out Page. Web. 9 Sept. 2012. Anne Frank: the only existing film images. Dir. AnneFrank. 22 July 1941. Youtube. Web. 8 Sept. 2012. My Sources of Knowledge
(Cited Work) Anne Frank. mother nature network. Web. 9 Sept. 2012. Anita Roddick in 2005. The New York Times. Web. 6 Sept. 2012. Anita Roddick. The New York Times. Web. 6 Sept. 2012. "Dame." dictionary.com. N.p., N.d. Web. 4 Sept. 2012. My Sources of Knowledge
(Cited Work) "Top 11 Kids Who Made A Difference In 2011 (SLIDESHOW)." Huff Post Impact. 7 Dec. 2011. Web. 4 Sept. 2012. He's been living in his cardboard box to raise awareness for the homeless population in his hometown of Plymouth, Minn. Peter hopes to raise $100,000, enough money to house 50 families for an entire year. Peter Larson has collected a total of $400,000 for the homeless since he was in first grade - or when he was six, he writes on his website. Peter Larson who is now 17 years old, is celebrating his 12th straight year of sleeping in a refrigerator cardboard box in front of his house, from November 12 through December 31. Peter Larson~ The reason I chose Peter Larson as one of my examples for size doesn't matter what impact, you can make because he started out only six years old as a "homeless" child. Anita Roddick. Quote Collection. Web. 6 Sept. 2012. But the surprising thing is he lived in a cardboard box for a STRAIGHT 12 years! He did this to raise awareness for homeless people. Anne Frank. La Casa Di Nando. Web. 7 Sept. 2012. Rosa Parks is known for starting the civil rights movement in Montgomery, Ala., in 1955 when she refused to get up and move on a segregated bus. But a 15-year-old African-American girl named Claudette Colvin had refused to give up her seat nine months before Rosa Parks did. She was arrested in 1955, Claudette was a student at Booker T. Washington High School who often took the bus to school. Ultimately, she challenged this law in court in Browder v. Gayle, where a federal court suit involving Colvin eventually led to a Supreme Court order that outlawed segregated buses. Today Colvin is a retiree who lives in the Bronx, N.Y. Claudette Colvin~ What You and I can Do! We can start a community garden to feed the hungry, malnourished, and the homeless! Something as simple as that!! vegetable garden. skippy's vegetable garden. Web. 9 Sept. 2012. Do ANYTHING You Want!!!!!!!!!! If A Mosquito Can Change the World So Can YOU!!!!!!!!!! You may be small, and young but you CAN make a change!!!!!!!!!! Me. Me Business Insurance. Web. 10 Sept. 2012. because no matter what you do you can change what you set your mind to! Anita, I think is saying don't be discouraged of your physical or mental features