Leeper is named Youth Entrepreneur of the Year
February 16, 2020
At the 5th Annual Citizens Choice Awards Gala in Alva Feb. 10, Kayla Leeper was presented with the Youth Entrepreneur Award.
At the age of 9, she made a request to her parents to help others to feel better, to smile and to receive kindness. Kayla's Kindness Project began in 2018 as Leeper enrolled in her first year of 4-H, and this became her service project.
Leeper started out by organizing a process where, with the help of close family and friends, she would purchase items to put in care bags and provide them to patients at the Stephenson Cancer Center and Jimi Everest Children's Hospit...