Continued violence against brave women like Neda Agha-Soltan
(shot dead in Iran) and Malala Yousuf Zai
(attempted murder in Pakistan) reminds us of their burning desire to be free from the flames of oppression and crimes targeting women.
In honor of the "International Day of the Girl"
(Oct. 11) all profits from the sale of my artwork will be donated to Plan International's "Because I am a Girl"
campaign to lift women out of poverty around the world by empowering them through education, healthcare, microfinance for livelihood initiatives and gender rights programs. Details at www.BecauseIamaGirl.ca