Motherhood’s Influence in Lauren Conrad’s Empowering Nonprofit
Lauren Conrad’s mother has always had her daughter’s back, and that support inspired Conrad when she pivoted to a new career path. Her nonprofit, The Little Market, empowers women artisans around the world to sell their work. Becoming a mother herself has also helped her relate to these artists, as many of them create their work to benefit their children.
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