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HELP YALDAH MAGAZINE WIN $100,000!

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.

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#1 Comment By dina On September 16, 2008 @ 11:49 pm

vote for her and help her kiddush hashem

#2 Comment By BAIS CHOMESH GIRL On September 16, 2008 @ 7:05 pm

Way to go leah!!! we love you!!!

#3 Comment By hope u win On September 16, 2008 @ 6:55 pm

go leah! g’luck

#4 Comment By EF On September 17, 2008 @ 12:30 am

go to http://memelabs.com/someday
you need to register and vote for the story of evelyn (the mother of leah who publishes Yalda)

#5 Comment By Good Job Leah! On September 16, 2008 @ 10:54 pm

Webby: repost this article tomorrow so people won’t forget. When its in front of them people will do it much faster than if they have it on their list of “things to do”…

#6 Comment By Leah Larson On September 16, 2008 @ 8:42 pm

Please vote everyone! Just a note that when you vote it’s under my mother’s name: “Evelyn from MA”.

Again the link is http://www.wellsfargo.com/s

Moshiach Now!

#7 Comment By SARA R. sharon MA On September 16, 2008 @ 4:56 pm

GO LEAH!!!!!!!!!
TONS OF HATZLACHA!!!
ALL YOUR PROJECTS BRING MOSHIACH SO MUCH CLOSER!!!
MISSING YOU TONS!!

#8 Comment By UR DEAR CLASSMATE On September 16, 2008 @ 5:10 pm

GO LEAH!
kEEP UP THE AWESOME WORK!
WE ARE ALL ROOTING FOR U DOWN HERE IN TORONTO

#9 Comment By FAN!! On September 16, 2008 @ 5:09 pm

LOVE YOU LEAH!!!!!!!!!
VOTE FOR LEAH!!!!

#10 Comment By YUOR DEAR CLASSMATE!! On September 16, 2008 @ 5:04 pm

GO LEAH!!!!! YOU ROCK!!! EVERYONE VOTE FOR HER!!!

#11 Comment By Stevens Family On September 16, 2008 @ 5:32 pm

leah!!!!!!!
we are so proud of you1
WE LOVE YOU!!
<3
the stevens!

#12 Comment By Mimi Notik On September 16, 2008 @ 5:58 pm

GO LEAH!!! SO PROUD!

#13 Comment By BAIS CHOMESH On September 16, 2008 @ 5:00 pm

WOW LEAH!!! UR AMAZING! WE’RE SO PROUD OF YOU! :)

#14 Comment By Check the Webpage On September 16, 2008 @ 4:59 pm

The website is actually: http://memelabs.com/someday

Or go onto Yaldah.com for more details

#15 Comment By Good luck! On September 16, 2008 @ 7:28 pm

The correct link is wellsfargo.com/somedaystories and you could vote starting tomorrow.

#16 Comment By CONGRATS! On September 17, 2008 @ 2:03 am

WOW! AMAZING!
wellsfargo.com/somedaystories
theres an extra e in the address above

#17 Comment By I voted! On September 17, 2008 @ 10:44 am

Well, I voted…hatzlacha!!!

BTW, it really only does take a minute to vote!

So go show your support!

#18 Comment By Chaya M On September 17, 2008 @ 11:16 am

wow they only posted it less than 24 hours ago and she already has 3 times more votes than the others! maybe repost this so people will remember to vote today. i dont know leah but boy am I proud and shepping tons of nachas!!!

#19 Comment By Your friends from Panama On September 17, 2008 @ 12:05 pm

Yashar Koach Leah! I hope you win! so far you have the most votes…. I”YH… when will the winner be announced?

#20 Comment By question On September 17, 2008 @ 12:45 pm

how long is the voting open for? a day a week a month?

#21 Comment By lovinit On September 17, 2008 @ 1:39 pm

i love how she is getting all this backing from her fellow chabadniks :)

#22 Comment By Michigan Mom On September 17, 2008 @ 9:43 am

good for you! how do we get you mag in michigan?

#23 Comment By your friend On September 17, 2008 @ 6:31 pm

leah! you are seriously awesome! i hope you win!!!

#24 Comment By nubmer 1 fan On September 17, 2008 @ 11:54 pm

go Leah Larson!
ur magazine is amazing
i love it

#25 Comment By vote On September 17, 2008 @ 11:58 pm

the other finalists are probably wondering…what connections does this kid have to get so many votes?!
keep voting

#26 Comment By :) On September 17, 2008 @ 11:46 pm

we luv u leah evryones voting 4 u!

#27 Comment By your voter On September 17, 2008 @ 9:30 pm

go leah and chabad of sharon rabbi wolosow keep up the great work

#28 Comment By mendy On September 18, 2008 @ 1:48 am

its very easy for her to win you just need to copy past all your contacts freinds

#29 Comment By Julie On September 18, 2008 @ 9:16 am

Please paste a link for everyone to click on on your main page:
wellsfargo.com/somedaystories

#30 Comment By GoLeah! On September 18, 2008 @ 5:54 am

BS”D

Completely objectively, Leah deserves to win. The other ideas are completely unoriginal and 2 are just attempts to schnorr professional school tuition money that they can get from other sources.

#31 Comment By sophie (BC) On September 18, 2008 @ 3:17 pm

go leah!!!! keep it up!!!!!

#32 Comment By mushkie On September 18, 2008 @ 4:48 pm

go leah!!! u rock girl!! miss u tons

#33 Comment By your classmate! On October 7, 2008 @ 8:54 pm

hey leah! yeehaw, ur rockin’! an dont worry, were voting like, 100 times ;) keep it goin!

#34 Comment By ha ha ha On October 13, 2008 @ 2:14 pm

the BEST magazine ever almost!!!!!!!!!!