Amy Yirenkyi enriches the lives of children by working in a daycare and has been modeling since she was 17 years old. Currently, she attends Durham college. You can find her on Instagram here.
What designs did you model for us?
MODERN DAY WONDERLAND – WOMEN,’S ACTIVE WEAR TEE,GRATITUDE MOTIF – WOMEN’S ACTIVE WEAR TEE,MAKE ME UP – WOMEN’S ACTIVE WEAR TEETHE FACE OF HOMELESSNESS – WOMEN’S ACTIVE WEAR TEENO BULL – WOMEN’S ZIPPER HOODIE,
What is your favorite WT design?
My Favorite WT Design would be NO BULL hoodie. I chose the sweater because of what it represents by the message.
What was your favorite part about being part of this shoot?
My favorite part of the shoot was expressing my self throughout the clothing regarding bullying.
Have you faced any issues we speak up about (discrimination, bullying, etc)?
I have been bullied ever since I was in the third grade. After that, I went to a new school in grade 5, but I was still bullied. It went on into high school.
Do you have any advice for someone who is afraid to be themselves?
You should not be afraid to be yourself because there is only one you. I remember when I was in high school… I wanted to be popular. I wasn’t the popular kid; I was just a person that was trying to find herself.
Why is it important for you to speak up about social issues?
I feel that it is very important to talk about social issues because it is not talked about enough in today society.