ASSIGNMENT:

Women who inspired our readers

Last updated 12:00 26/06/2013
PRIVATE VISIT: Former Prime Minister Helen Clark is speaking at a fundraiser for four female Labour Party candidates on Tuesday night.
JOHN SELKIRK/Auckland Bureau
HELEN CLARK: Which women have influenced you?
Barbara Kendall
Fairfax NZ
OLYMPIAN: Barbara Kendall

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When I grow up I want to be a...

This decision was often influenced by who inspired us as children.

When you were growing up, which women influenced you? Was it the daring Amelia Earhart? Our long-standing Prime Minister Helen Clark? Sportswomen such as Barbara Kendall? Pioneers like Kate Sheppard?

We want to hear about the women who had an impact on your life - outside of your mother and family. How did they shape your future?

Tell us in no less than 200 word by clicking the 'contribute' button.


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