Here’s an article about Sacred Heart Sophomore Mary Grace Henry. Mary Grace honed her philanthropic organization through her 8th grade “Making History” project.
Wunderkinds 2013: Mary Grace Henry, 16
Founder, Reverse the Course
In addition to playing two sports, completing her homework, thinking about college, and socializing with her friends, Mary Grace Henry, a 16-year-old high school sophomore who lives in Harrison, runs Reverse the Course (RTC), a successful international nonprofit organization that she founded in 2008. RTC sells reversible headbands to raise money to send girls living in impoverished countries to school.
From a young age, Henry was aware that girls in other countries did not have the same opportunities she did. Her school, the Convent of the Sacred Heart in Greenwich, Connecticut, had a sister school in Uganda that they raised money for…
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