SHARON, MA — On August 28th Leah Larson, 17 year old creator and editor of the popular YALDAH magazine for girls worldwide, was chosen as a semifinalist in the ‘Someday Stories’ contest by Wells Fargo Bank.
Chosen, along with four others, from 10,000 applicants, Leah received $10,000 for her magazine. Yaldah – Hebrew for “girl” – is a magazine that encourages young girls to follow their dreams, empowers them to take leadership roles in their communities and celebrates their Jewish faith.
But the story doesn’t end there. On September 17th, Wells Fargo is posting video entries from each of the five finalists on their website, to be voted on by the public. The contestant receiving the most votes will win $100,000 for their venture. You can help! On September 17th, just go to wellsfargo.com/somedaystories and vote for Leah Larson. Winning the grand prize would give YALDAH the push forward that it needs in order to take the magazine to the next level.