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Ley Savorn, Heifer Cambodia, teaches women in a self help group.  She is a finalist for the Half the Sky Movement Students Rebuild Award.
Ley Savorn, Heifer Cambodia, teaches women in a self help group. She is a finalist for the Half the Sky Movement Students Rebuild Award.

Heifer International is delighted that two of our project participants, Ley Savorn and Krouch Souk, from Cambodia, have been chosen as finalists for the Half the Sky Movement Students Rebuild Award.

Both these young women are committed to improving and transforming the lives of others in their area. Now they NEED your vote! Please visit http://studentsrebuild.org/awards/vote to help them win $10, 000 so they may continue empowering women and girls in their communities.

Krouch Souk, from Heifer Cambodia, works to train community members about finances and literacy. She is a finalist for the Half the Sky Movement Students Rebuild Award.  Krouch Souk, from Heifer Cambodia, works to train community members about finances and literacy. She is a finalist for the Half the Sky Movement Students Rebuild Award.

I encourage you to view and vote all the remarkable award finalists from Sierra Leone, Cambodia, Somaliland, India and Kenya today through Friday, March 8th.

The judging panel includes America Ferrera, Olivia Wilde, Eileen Fisher, Jeffrey Sachs, Zainab Salbi, Sheryl WuDunn, Maggie Doyne and campus ambassador Shomira Sanyal of India.

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Allison Stephens

Allison began working for Heifer International in 2011 in Public Relations and is also a Public Affairs Officer in the Air Force Reserve. She graduated from Penn State University with a degree in communications. She is married, mother to baby "E" and proud bonus mother to a 13 year-old daughter.