Lauren Bush Biography
Lauren Bush (Lauren Pierce Bush and also known as Lauren Bush Lauren) is an American CEO and Co-Founder of FEED Projects. She is also known for her previous career as a fashion model and designer. She is a daughter of Neil Bush and Sharon Bush (née Smith) and a granddaughter of former President George H. W. Bush and niece of former President George W. Bush and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush.
Lauren Bush Age
Lauren Bush was born on June 25, 1984, in Denver, Colorado, U.S.
Lauren Bush Height
Lauren Bush stands at a height of 1.68 m.
Lauren Bush Net worth
Lauren Bush has an estimated net worth of $45 Million dollars.
Lauren Bush Family
Lauren Bush was born to Neil Bush (father) who is a businessman and investor. Sharon Bush (mother) who is the founder and CEO of Teddy Share and the director of development for Cristo Rey Brooklyn High School. George W. Bush is her uncle and her grandparents were Barbara Bush and George H. W. Bush who served as the 41st president of the United States from 1989 to 1993 and the 43rd vice president of the United States from 1981 to 1989. Her great grandparents were Prescott Bush who was a banker and politician George H. W. Bush was the son to Prescott Bush.
Lauren Bush Husband
Lauren Bush is married to David Lauren in 2011, her husband David Lauren is the son of fashion designer Ralph Lauren.
Lauren Bush Children
Lauren Bush has two children Max Walker Lauren and James Lauren Bush.
Lauren Bush Education
Lauren Bush studied fashion design at BEBE and Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design. She graduated from Princeton University in 2006 with a B.A degree in anthropology and a certificate in photography. She was a member of The Ivy Club, one of Princeton’s eleven eating clubs.
Lauren Bush Career
Lauren Bush began her career when she was signed with Elite Model Management before launching FEED. She has been featured on the covers of Vogue and Vanity Fair and has frequently modeled for Tommy Hilfiger, as well as for Abercrombie & Fitch and designers Gai Mattiolo and Isaac Mizrahi. She was an intern on the television sitcom Friends, making a cameo in one episode, and interned alongside Ashley Olsen with designer Zac Posen. In 2005, Bush traveled to Chad as a Student Ambassador for the World Food Program.
In 2007, she launched FEED Projects, which is a social business to fight for world hunger on behalf of the UN World Food Programme. She relaunched her fashion design label on September 11, 2008, under the name “Lauren Pierce”. About her decision to use her middle name, Pierce, as opposed to her last name for the title of her line, Bush stated in November 2008 that it “Wasn’t a conscious decision.” Further pressed, Bush said, “Obviously my last name is associated with politics.
Lauren Bush Activism
Lauren Bush FEED Projects has donated over 100 million meals as of October 2017 through the sale of products and fundraising activations. In 2014, Lauren led FEED in launching FEED Supper, a 30-day fundraising activation, which asks people to host dinner parties where guests donate to hunger alleviation. In 2015, she signed an open letter for which the ONE Campaign had been collecting signatures; the letter was addressed to Angela Merkel and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, urging them to focus on women as they serve as the heads of the G7 in Germany and the AU in South Africa, respectively, which would start to set the priorities in development funding before the main UN summit in September 2015 to establish new development goals for the generation.
Lauren Bush Honors
In 2012, she was announced as the first National Lady Godiva Honoree of the Lady Godiva Program. In 2013, she became the 2013 Advocacy Award recipient from the World of Children Awards, in celebration of the significant work she and her organization, FEED Projects, have done for hungry children worldwide.
For her work with FEED, she was named one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs in 2009 and one of Inc.’s 30 Under 30 in 2010. She has also received the 2010 Accessories Council Humanitarian Award, the 2011 Stevie Award for Best Non-Profit Executive, the 2011 Fashion Group International Humanitarian Award and the 2013 Women in Communications Award (Wii). In 2014, Lauren was named as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs and one of Crain’s 40 Under 40.
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Lauren Bush Feed
Lauren Bush Lauren founded FEED in 2007 after seeing the reality of childhood hunger firsthand while traveling with the World Food Programme. She created the first FEED Bag as a tangible way for her peers to get involved. To this day, every product we make has a number on it, representing the school meals donated with its purchase.
She delivers From bags to accessories to home goods, we infuse our utilitarian aesthetic and function-first commitment into every product we make. We are also proud to work with artisans, from Kenya to India, for a growing number of collections. Through the sale of our artisan-made products, we not only provide meals, but also sustainable livelihoods for our artisan partners and their families.
FEED is an impact-driven lifestyle brand with an enduring principle at the heart of what we do—that people’s choices of what to buy and wear have the power to change the world. We offer meaningful ways for you to make a difference, from the bags you carry to the places you gather, to the meals you share.
Hunger is a daily reality for approximately 795 million people, and one of the most effective solution to combat this crisis is school feeding. With every product we sell, we provide school meals to the most vulnerable communities across the globe, through on-the-ground partners.