Meet an Idea Girl: Natyley Frias

Natyley is an idea girl from Linden, New Jersey who has hopes of someday saving the world. For right now, though, she works for the nonprofit organization she founded called All Smiles, which aims to put smiles on everyone around the world. The 15-year-old is also involved in many other things, so read on to learn more about Natyley and her ideas. 

WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR HOBBIES?

I am a model, actress, singer, dancer, event host, and Miss American Star's Miss New Jersey Teen. Alongside that I am an ambassador for Supergirlzland and a few different clothing lines/movements. My favorite hobbies besides that are reading and writing. 

WHAT IS YOUR ULTIMATE DREAM JOB?

My ultimate dream job is winning Miss Universe or Miss DR USA, being signed to modeling agency, coming out with an album and having All Smiles contribute to the whole world.

DESCRIBE YOUR IDEA OR PROJECT THAT YOU ARE WORKING ON.

All Smiles is a nonprofit organization who strives to put grins on people worldwide. 

HOW DID YOU COME UP WITH YOUR IDEA?

I came up with my idea after doing a toy drive for children with cancer in Santiago, Dominican Republic. 

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WHAT CHALLENGES HAVE YOU FACED SO FAR AND HOW HAVE YOU OVERCOME THEM?

Some challenges that I have faced is making the idea happen and getting support from others. 

WHAT ARE SOME GOOD THINGS THAT HAVE HAPPENED SINCE YOU STARTED YOUR IDEA?

Some of the good things that have happened since I started my idea was that I was able to send toys to children with cancer in my family's hometown of Santiago, Dominican Republic. I was also able to fly there and give the toys to the kid myself which was an amazing but heartbreaking experience. I've been able to help people in the New Jersey area as well. 

WHAT DO YOU STILL NEED HELP WITH FOR YOUR IDEA? HOW CAN WE SUPPORT YOU?

For my idea I still need more support just about events, donations & getting the word out. 

WHAT ADVICE DO YOU HAVE FOR YOUNGER GIRLS THAT HAVE AN IDEA THEY WANT TO MAKE HAPPEN?

To all the younger girls, make sure you get your parents on board and just go for it! 

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE QUOTE OR MANTRA?

I have a lot of favorite quotes/mantras but right now it's "I am Natyely Frias and I will change the world someday" 

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