image of KurlowStephanie Kurlow struggled to find a ballet class that would allow her to wear her traditional hijab while studying her craft. Kurlow refused to give up and started a crowdfunding campaign raising over $7,000 with nearly 700 people making donations, which allowed her to obtain private tutoring to become the world's first Muslim hijabi ballerina.

NAMP Resource Categories: 
Source Name: 
Huffington Post
Author Name: 
Priscilla Frank