Jess' book Chasing the Bright Side
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Stop wishing for a better world, start creating one.

Called a “spectacular debut” by Publisher’s Weekly

Jess’ journey will inspire you embrace the power of optimism in your own life, and help you reimagine your purpose so you create good in the world while fulfilling your own dreams—right where you are.

Stacks of three of Jess' book fanned out, Chasing the Bright Side

💪 #1 New release on Amazon

💪 Apple “must-listen” audiobook

💪 Harper Collins staff pick

💪 Publisher’s Weekly starred review

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About Jess Ekstrom!

Jess Ekstrom is the founder and CEO of Headbands of Hope, a company she started as a junior in college in 2012. For every headband sold, a headband is given to a child with cancer. Jess and her company have been featured on Today and Good Morning America, and in TIME, Vanity Fair, Forbes, and People. More importantly, they have donated over a million headbands, reaching every children’s hospital in the United States
and in fifteen countries.

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