We are so proud of our Purpose Girls. They are truly fantabulous!
Enjoy this Q&A with Purpose Girl Briana.
Q. Who are you?
A. I am Briana Landry and I AM KNOWLEDGE. I am 12 and attend Uplift Summit International.
Q. Share one way in which you live out who you are everyday?
A. I share my knowledge to help people know things that they did not know about.
Q. What is your goal for this academic school year?
A. My goal is to get all A's, have good friends and do my best.
Q. What personal challenges have you had to overcome within the last 12 to 24 months? And how were you able to overcome them.
A. I have worked a lot harder in school to get all A's.
Q. Do you feel that it is easy or difficult to be a girl in this culture?
A. Yes, I think it is hard being a girl because we don't get all the rights that boys and men have.
Q. If you had to deliver the United Girls Around the World Address, share one thing you would say to girls around the world?
A. That we don't have to same rights as men because we are women and that we are strong but they don't think so.
Q. If you could give one piece of advice to parents of youth, what would it be?
A. I would say that sometimes you have to listen to your kids on what they are saying.
Q. Ten years from now, where will you be and what will you be doing?
A. I will be in a Fine Arts College and working at a Dance Studio.
Q. Share one of your favorite quotes, poem, or phrases.
A. "Dancing with the feet is one thing but dancing with the heart is another."
Q. In closing, share one thing about yourself that people would find funny, exciting or surprising about you?
A. People find that I dance exciting because I dance different ways.