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Everything You Need to Know About Teen Activist-Turned-Model Avery McCall

Everything You Need to Know About Teen Activist-Turned-Model Avery McCall
(photo: Michele Morosi / Indigitalimages.com) Most models begin their careers with goals centered around catwalk appearances or magazine covers, but newcomer Avery McCall started with a clear objective: using her fame to promote social causes. Last season the Chicagoan teen kick-started her career by walking Alexander McQueen and Christopher Kane, but with icons like Hillary Clinton and Diane von Furstenberg serving as inspiration, McCall hopes to merge fashion and activism. We checked in with the fresh face to find out how she’s doing it. Now that you’re modeling, how have you found that it has aided you in your goal of making a social difference? I’m definitely very new to the modeling world, and so I’m still trying to figure this out. No annual fees with the Visa Cash Back card What made you get involved in activism at such a young age? I first got involved in human rights when I was 12, when I read the book Half the Sky by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn. TD Canada Trust Sponsored

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