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Motivational Speaker Gabriella Van Rij is Today’s Honoree

Gabriella van Rij (http://gabriella.global/) was plucked from a Pakistani orphanage at the age of three and adopted by a Dutch family. Raised in Holland, she learned about bullies and racism the hard way, but she refused to remain a victim. … Continue reading

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Unusual Suspect Laura Leigh Hughes is Today’s Honoree

When asked of her motivation for starting The Unusual Suspects, founder Laura Leigh Hughes often tells the story of catching a falling ash in her hand. While this may sound like a metaphor for the spark of social consciousness, for … Continue reading

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