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  • Oprah Winfrey Birgit Rae 10.a
    • Charity work
    • Oprah's Angel Network
    • Other organisations
    • Personal life
    • Rough childhood
    • Career
    • Awards
  • Oprah's Angel Network
    • 1994 , Nora and her Penny Harvest project
    • 18 th of september, 1997 - the beginning
    • 25 000 dollars to 150 students
    • 1997 , more than
    • 15 000 volunteers helped to build houses
    • 2001 , the Angel Network went global – 60 schools in 13 countries
    • 2002-2005 , ChristmasKindness trip to South Africa
    • 2007, 15.6 million after the hurricanes Katrina and Rita
  • Other organisations
    • 46664
    • Clinton Foundation
    • Charlize Theron African Outreach Project
    • Elevate Hope Foundation
    • Free The Children
    • Heifer International
    • Mississippi Animal Rescue League
    • Mpilonhale
    • Project Cuddle
    • V-day
    • Women for Women
  • Keewords
    • Abuse, adoption, fostering, orphans, AIDS, animals, cancer, children, creative arts, disaster relief, economic/business support, education, environment, family/ parent support, health, human rights, hunger, miscellaneous, peace, poverty, rape/sexual abuse, women
  • Personal life and career
    • Oprah Gail Winfrey
    • Born on January 29, 1954, in Mississippi
    • At the age of six she was sexually abused
    • At age of 14 she was pregnant
    • From “party house” to “high moral standards”
    • Participating in a radio show
    • Powerful work ethic and moral beliefs => university
    • Worked as a reporter
    • Own talk show
    • Book club and magazine
    • “ Oprah's conversational interview style and friendly, empathetic nature have been a major part of her success.”
    • She speaks openly and freely of the events in her life and challenges many women to better themselves
    • Oprah is a strong advocate for children's rights
    • Film for Disney
    • Long-term relationship with Steadman Graham
  • Sources
    • http://www.looktothestars.org/celebrity/103-oprah
    • http://www.oprah.com/slideshow/angelnetwork/20020211_oan_history/12
    • http://www.essortment.com/all/oprahwinfreybi_rmjm.htm
    • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oprah_Winfrey
    • http://www.netglimse.com/celebs/pages/oprah_winfrey/awards.shtml
  • "I want you to open your hearts and see the world in a different way... You get from the world what you give to the world. I promise this will change your life for the better." Thank you for listening!