14-Year-Old Raises $100,000 To Treat Girls To 'A Wrinkle In Time'

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It started with a GoFundMe campaign. Three months ago, 14-year-old Taylor Richardson created a donation page to raise money to send girls to see the movie A Wrinkle in Time . "It has a female protagonist in a science fiction film," the 14-year-old wrote in her description on GoFundMe. "A brown girl front and center who looks like me in the role of Meg, a girl traveling to different planets and encountering beings and situations that I'd never seen a girl of color in." The Florida teen wanted to raise $15,000 to treat 1,000 girls to the movie. But soon, Richardson not only met but exceeded her goal — by more than five times. She raised more than $100,000 to fund screenings of the film. Richardson is not a stranger to fundraising. The teenager has...

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14-Year-Old Raises $100,000 To Treat Girls To 'A Wrinkle In Time'

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