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Local BC Girl Featured in International Tween Girls Magazine (Discovery Girls)

Vinson Luu

By Vinson Luu

WHO: Local 10-year-old girl, Emily Luu, of New Westminster, British Columbia.
WHAT: Will be featured in an upcoming issue of Discovery Girls magazine.
WHEN: In the April/May 2014 issue, which hits newsstands on March 25, 2014.
HOW: She was selected, out of 8,000 applicants from across North America, as one of only 35 girls to participate in a leadership summit, and was identified as a role model for tweens.
WHY: Her written responses to a 12-question application demonstrated the compassion, determination and enthusiasm of Discovery Girls and her perspectives and attitudes about issues facing today’s tweens were identified as a source of help and encouragement to girls her age.
WHERE: The leadership summit was held near San Francisco, California, and the magazine is distributed throughout the US and Canada with a readership of 1 million; it is also available digitally, extending its reach and impact to girls around the globe.
Complete list of participants/hometowns available by request. High-res images available

Contact Info:
Discovery Girls – Linda Stewart, Content Manager, (650) 949-1504.
Local participant – Emily Luu – via her dad, Vinson Luu, (604) 374-5047.

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