Media Links

That Matters – May 2017

http://www.thatmatters.com/blog/small-things-with-great-love

2017 Individual Volunteer of the Year Award – The Triangle Nonprofit & Volunteer Leadership Center

Leanne was awarded the 2017 NC Governor’s Volunteer Service Award

Girls With Ideas – April 2017

http://www.girlswithideas.com/blog/2017/4/19/meet-an-idea-girl-leanne-joyce

Leanne received the President’s Volunteer Service Award – 2016

HooplaHa – December 2016

http://www.hooplaha.com/amazing-17-year-old-helps-hospitals-offer-a-better-experience-for-pedi-2120466890.html?draft=1

The Herald Sun – December 2016

http://www.heraldsun.com/news/running-for-a-cause-inaugural-k-to-impact-kids/article_7bd7da52-ba7d-11e6-8806-83a04f7ada73.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&utm_campaign=user-share

The Herald Sun – November 2016

http://www.heraldsun.com/news/student-raises-k-to-improve-kids-hospital-experience/article_ff5c1e46-a944-11e6-b58d-6b16b9afb82b.html

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools – October 2016

http://chccs-news.blogspot.com/2016/10/carrboro-high-student-taking-care-of.html

Kars4Kids Blog – August 2016

http://www.kars4kids.org/blog/sidelined-athlete-leanne-joyce-creates-positive-impact-kids/

Speak Now For Kids Blog – August 2016

http://www.speaknowforkids.org/what_s_up_wednesday_leanne?utm_source=SNFK%20Blog&utm_medium=Facebook&utm_campaign=What’s%20Up%20Wednesday%20Leanne%20Facebook

Chapelboro Hometown Hero – August 2016

http://chapelboro.com/featured/leanne-joyce-hometown-hero

The Daily Tar Heel – Chapel Hill – February 2016

http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2016/02/carrboro-high-school-raises-money-for-students-non-profit

Shriners Hospital for Children – Boston – November 2015

http://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org/news/BOS-PositiveImpactforKids

Toca Boca Magazine – June 2015

http://tocaboca.com/magazine/kids-changing-world/?utm_source=Magazine&utm_medium=Social&utm_campaign=week_29_june_empowered_kids

Accepted into the Jefferson Awards Foundation GlobeChangers program – June 2015

Named a LEAD360 National Finalist by the Jefferson Awards Foundation – February 2015

Chapel Hill Magazine – December 2014

http://www.chapelhillmagazine.com/blogs/chapel-hill-magazine-blog/the-golden-rule/

The Positive Impact Chain – December 2014

http://positiveimpactchain.blogspot.com/2014/12/new-contagion.html

Huffington Post Live coverage – November 2014

http://live.huffingtonpost.com/#r/segment/kind-world-kindness-day/545ba67c02a760ce3000029c

Sirius XM – October 2014 (part of Leanne’s interview)

Leanne4.mp2

CNN coverage – October 2014

http://newday.blogs.cnn.com/2014/10/15/she-hopes-to-raise-100000-to-help-kids-have-easier-stays-in-hospitals/

The News & Observer – October 2014

http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/10/12/4222208_chapel-hill-teen-wants-to-raise.html?rh=1

WNCN Interview at Duke Hospital – September 2014

http://www.wncn.com/story/26628524/chapel-hill-girl-raises-29000-to-help-kids-in-hospitals

The Huffington Post – August 2014

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/leanne-joyce/im-making-a-difference-by_b_5724336.html?utm_hp_ref=impact&ir=Impact

Mom in Chapel Hill – August 2014

http://www.mominchapelhillnc.com/2014/08/non-profit-spotlight-positive-impact-kids.html

WRAL in studio interview – August 2014

http://www.wral.com/chapel-hill-teen-sets-big-goals-for-nonprofit-that-helps-kids/13918654/

Business Wire – May 2014

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20140505005584/en/North-Carolina-Youth-Honored-Volunteerism-National-Award#.U3Av1V7oYy4

WRAL in studio television interview – April 2014

http://www.wral.com/news/local/video/13539306/

ABC television interview – April 2014

http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/video?id=9490811

WRAL television interview – March 2014

http://www.wral.com/chapel-hill-teen-recognized-for-creating-nonprofit-to-help-others/13479733/

The Daily Tar Heel – March 2014

http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2014/03/8th-grader-raises-funds-for-sick-children

Goodnet – March 2014

http://www.goodnet.org/articles/6-outofthisworld-nonprofits-masterminded-by-kids

White Plains Hospital Newsletter The Pulse – March 2014

http://viewer.epaperflip.com/Viewer.aspx?docid=a77209fa-03cb-4ae6-bb21-a2e700caa669#?page=6

takepart.com coverage – February 2014

http://www.takepart.com/photos/14-kids-diy-projects-changing-world/leanne-joyce

Television interview on WNCN Raleigh – October 2013

http://www.wncn.com/story/23805128/chapel-hill

Article in the News & Observer about Leanne’s work – October 2013

http://www.newsobserver.com/2013/10/06/3251904/small-gifts-big-impact.html

Article on line that mimicked the tv news broadcast – October 2013

http://www.counton2.com/story/23622720/chapel-hill-middle-school-student-helps-other-hospitilized-kids

Nationwide press release about Positive Impact for Kids winning an iPad mini – March 2013

http://heart.caringbridge.org/

http://www.durhammag.com/blogs/durham-magazine-blog/caringbridge-leanne-joyce-positive-impact-for-kids-charity/

http://www.walb.com/story/21584473/durham-family-wins-the-caringbridge-share-your-heart-contest

Leanne was recognized at school district’s recognition event – March 2013

http://chccs-news.blogspot.com/2013/03/district-hosts-recognition-event-on.html

Article covering fashion fundraiser at Scout & Mollys – Feb 2013

www.chapelhillmagazine.com/articles/shopping-for-the-kids/

Article in Chapel Hill Magazine – Feb 2013

www.chapelhillmagazine.com/blogs/chapel-hill-magazine-blog/13-year-old-brings-%27positive-impact%27-to-children’s-lives/

Leanne receives a Daily Points of Light Award – Jan 2013

http://www.pointsoflight.org/programs/recognition/dpol/awards/4941

Article in Carolina Parent on Leanne’s efforts – Dec 2012

www.carolinaparent.com/articlemain.php?Chapel-Hill-Tween-Warms-Hospice-Patients-3633

News coverage in West Virginia – July 2012

www.herald-dispatch.com/multimedia/galleries/news/x1343521242/Gallery-Jump-rope-fundraiser#.T_zfDG_AYWd.facebook

News coverage in West Virginia – July 2012

www.wowktv.com/story/18966946/children-jump-rope-to-raise-money-for-charity#.T_zd47AKo6t.facebook