Honoring the efforts of Rachel Doyle, Founder of the Glamour Gals Foundation
Volunteer Service Grant Amount Awarded: $25,000
Rachel Doyle founded GlamourGals in 2000 as a junior in high school in memory of her grandmother, who had recently passed away. The first GlamourGals makeover took place in Commack, New York with only three volunteers. While in high school, Rachel operated GlamourGals as a local community service project.
After receiving national press attention from the New York Times, the Oprah Winfrey Show, and the CBS Early Show, hundreds of people reached out to Rachel through her newly created website. In response to this overwhelming interest, Rachel began helping other students create GlamourGals chapters...