My friends and I are collecting prom dresses to give to girls who can't afford them for their proms.— Lauren Bush
The most unconventional Lauren Bush quotes to discover and learn by heart
School feeding is a great tool to encourage education and provide food aid to children born into extremely impoverished situations. The kids in school being fed by WFP are empowered by their school meal to learn and better their lives!
Obviously, I've seen what the press has done to my cousins.
I would never let that rule my life, but I'm not the kind of person to rebel or do things. I don't know. I don't let the potential for bad press dictate who I am, but I keep that in mind. How can you not?
My New Year's style resolution is to buy and wear more clothing that is handmade by artisans or eco-friendly.
I was eight when he left office. Like, he had an awesome house, you know, and my cousins and I had awesome trips to Camp David and Washington. It was just all like a good time for me.
I think most people realize that Barbara and Jenna are college kids, and to make such a big deal out of it is a bit ridiculous. At least now, the press has stopped.
People don't see hunger in front of them so they are not directly affected.
What I am doing is connecting young people to the issue
Taking chances on opportunities, even if they aren't right for you, gives you a clearer picture of where you want to go with your life and career.
That was kind of scary. You got the sense as a little kid that you might be at risk now, and then you're like, 'Why are we at risk? It's because my grandfather is in charge of all of this.' You can't really realize the magnitude of a job like that when you are eight.
My first big job was an Abercrombie &
Fitch campaign. But my mom wouldn't let me skip school for it, so I missed half of the shoot. When we got there, we realized Bruce Weber was the photographer; we knew we had made a mistake!
It's shocking to me still, that children - just because of where they're born - are born into a life of extreme poverty and hunger. Humans, we can survive without a lot of luxuries we are lucky to live with. But the thing we need most is healthy food and clean water. Without that we can't survive and we can't thrive.
What interests me is seeing a problem and doing something about it, not all of the stuff around it.
I mean, I would never want to do anything to hurt my family, but then again I would never want to do anything to hurt myself. And I think they go hand in hand.
I think politicians do great things in the world, but I don't think they're the only ones who can. I don't like all the rhetoric and the finger pointing.
It's not what my job is about. I'm not out to make a political statement. I want to stand for something, but more by example.