Exclusive Interview with Nickelodeon HALO Award Winner Allie Boyer

What does selling purses have to do with saving endangered orangutans? In honor of Endangered Species Day, check out BYOU Magazine's EXCLUSIVE interview with Nickelodeon's "The HALO Effect" honoree, Allie Boyer, teen founder of Purses for Primates. Read Allie's powerful advice and find out about her new book on how YOU can bring awareness to a cause you care about!

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Show How Much You Love Yourself on Natural Day, Feb. 13!

February 13 (the day before Valentine's Day) is International Natural Day! A day that encourages girls to be themselves -- and love it! BYOU Magazine featured an exclusive interview with Sanah Jivani as our Girl Making A Difference feature in 2015. Sanah is a remarkable girl with a powerful story (read excerpts of her interview) that inspires girls (and women) around the world to love themselves, and who they are -- naturally!

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Gold Award Honoree Sarah Greichen Named National Young Woman of Distinction

Update on 2016 Girl Scouts Gold Award Honoree, Sarah Greichen, who was named one of 10 girls nationwide to receive the prestigious National Young Woman of Distinction award by Girl Scouts of the USA! Learn how this Colorado Girl Scout founded her own non-profit inspired by her twin brother with autism, plus how you can honor an extraordinary Girl Scout you know!

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Announcing the BYOU Magazine #StandBesideHer Awareness Contest!

The Stand Beside Her have collaborated with BYOU Magazine to bring awareness to inspiring role models within the Girl Scouts community in honor of their Stand Beside Her Movement in October! Girl Scout girls and leaders have a chance to be featured in BYOU Magazine and win prizes...nominate someone today! Plus, here’s an easy way to raise money for YOUR council!

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Why It’s Good to Be a Do-Gooder

Are you a "do-gooder"? Would you like to be? You should, because the benefits are many! In honor of World Humanitarian Day, we share why it's important to be a "do-gooder, both to you and our world, and how the time is NOW for us be more kind, more compassionate, and more in service to others. We CAN change our world for the better! Plus, exclusive advice from "Austin & Ally" star Laura Marano!

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Inspiring Lessons We Learned From Pigs, by Margot and Ellie King

Did you do something this summer that inspired you? Fifteen-year-old sisters Margot and Ellie King share their story of how they spent time this summer volunteering at a homeless animal sanctuary in Kanab, Utah caring for potbellied pigs and horses...but what surprised them the most was the important, and inspiring, lessons these misfit animals taught them!

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Girl Making A Difference: Hannah Alper

If you've ever been tempted to say "there's nothing to do" you'll be inspired by the story of 13-year-old Hannah Alper. Hannah's passion to help animals and the environment started with a blog when she was 9; check out her story here to see what she's up to now! And be sure to also check out our exclusive feature on Hannah in the new "Be Yourself" issue of BYOU Magazine!

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Girl Making A Difference: “Turtle Girl” Cori McWilliams

Today is World Oceans Day! Our oceans make up a big part of our planet -- 71% to be exact!! Today is a day to celebrate our oceans and all that they give to us, but also to remember that our oceans need attention and protection from human destruction. Meet a 12-year-old girl who proactively became an advocate to protect sea turtles, clean up beaches, and preserve the beauty of our beloved oceans!

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Exclusive Interview with Girl Scout Gold Award Honoree, Annie Vitti

We're celebrating Earth Day by featuring an inspiring exclusive interview with 18-year-old Annie Vitti, who earned her Girl Scout Gold Award by helping to preserve the lives of a protected bird species. Read about the 12-foot wooden tower she built and her tips on how all of us can become more environmentally-friendly! Plus take our quiz: How Eco-Friendly Are You?

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