hope

Because this girl deserves a future filled with hope. So does this girl, and these boys. Because we all deserve a world filled with hope. Because we all – we all – deserve a world in which hope is more equitably distributed. Because there is hope, and lots of it: we just have to seize it, and act on it, and realize it.

And share it. Please, today, this week, always: let’s share hope. Let’s do whatever we can to spread it far and wide.

Because.

(How to help spread hope: learn, blush, shop, watch, listen, drum, donate, tweet, dare. And share: the stories that move you, the resources that help you learn, the programs that help, everything and anything that distributes hope. Spread it around. Please.)

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