Stories of Girls Making a Difference

Biography of Linda Manziaris

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Name: Linda Manziaris
Date: Ongoing
Role: Social Entrepreneur
Girlhood achievement: Started online jewellery business; donates 50% of profits to women's education charity

This fourteen-year old social entrepreneur from Toronto is the founder of online jewelry business,
Body Bijou. Linda donates half of the net profits from Body Bijou to Girls Helping Girls, a women's education charity founded by her 17-year old sister, Susanna. In 2014, Linda won the StartUp Canada Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

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