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Emily Glynn
School: Division Avenue High School
Grade: 11th
Who Inspires Me: My Mother and Father



HLFYA Emily is taking her Independent Service Project international! Emily is creating vibrant, fun pillowcases for sick children at HLF Community Partner Ronald McDonald House Barnfond in Sweden and children in homeless shelters on Long Island. In order to make the pillowcases at her Sew-A-Thon, Emily is currently raising funds. If you would like to help Emily reach her goal and create some amazing pillowcases for children in need of a smile, please visit

The HLF Young Ambassadors program helps young men and women realize their incredible power to make a difference in the world. To learn more, including how you can apply to be a part of the 2016-17 HLFYA class, visit: