Oprah Winfrey Beams Over Her Leadership Academy For Girls

Oprah Winfrey Beams Over Her Leadership Academy For Girls

As proud as Oprah Winfrey is of her success in movies and television, there is one thing that seems to trump it all, The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy For Girls that Oprah founded in South Africa back in 2007.

I had the opportunity to go -- leadership academy for girls when you opened it yeah in ninety. What is it that it doesn't have to that in 2000. And I just found girls just so extraordinary Howard between now. Well I will be putting mine eight final girl in school. -- this semester for reading and listening so that's sixteen girls and college. And the colleges range room. Oregon State Stanford. How Spellman in Wellesley spit it -- ground. Two Johnson tees knit cap Agnes Scott you mine girls are all over the country and -- and I just took one to school. -- Saturday. And. You know did that whole moving into the -- having. Then you get there you -- got everything you know I'm missing my -- -- OK so we went to hone people's house. People who. What -- on Saturday people stay out. You need a whole lot Wal-Mart a lot of a lot of people up and say wait does that better -- felt that. That must have been Saturday was not the data do not the -- doing it now you know why because every human he. -- -- -- -- -- And behind the camera right and now people you know the guys on Tebow again who never -- coverage. They are not watching oh yeah. I don't and and. You said just very briefly. During the crisis. After school we were saying this wasn't crisis that the schools crisis and -- yeah I area disappeared. Tell me well you know this is what I now know having come through those stroll goal of alone. Is that never won that thing that I -- Taught and preached and believed that no matter what you're going to like this too shall pass it's really true if you just. Hold on to the vision which is what I did. You and your team and are willing to continue moving forward -- today I thought to let that school go recently yeah. -- Us after the crisis yeah I'm tired in trying to men aged from 8000 miles -- way the day I thought. Yes. And I've stuck with it for one reason. Wore the of validating moment that I just experience. You know taking the girls to school I believed in the girls.