Monday, November 17, 2008

Leah Larson Wins Wells Fargo Contest

Previously: Leah Larson's Wells Fargo Video; Vote for Leah

Leah Larson, daughter of Evelyn from Sharon, MA, has won the Wells Fargo contest intended on helping people to pursue their dreams. Leah is the founder of Yaldah magazine, for young Jewish girls, which she started at the age of 13. From the Wells Fargo | Someday Stories website:

Congratulations to Evelyn from Sharon, MA!

She's won $100,000 to make her Someday dream of expanding Yaldah magazine come true.

Come join us for the Grand Prize event at the Wells Fargo History Museum in San Francisco. Come watch the Stagecoach, tour the museum and enjoy refreshments.

Date:Wednesday, December 10, 2008
Time:10:00 AM PST
Place:Wells Fargo History Museum

420 Montgomery Street

San Francisco, CA 94104

Wells Fargo is also donating $250,000 to Habitat for Humanity. Habitat for Humanity received 25,542 votes from all of you. This will help Habitat for Humanity continue its mission of helping families turn their someday dream of owning a home into reality by building houses in partnership with people who need them.

Junior Achievement will receive a donation of $150,000 and Boys and Girls Clubs of America will receive a $50,000 donation from Wells Fargo.

Thank you to all who entered and voted.