Although some Hollywood celebrities can come across as vapid and self-obsessed (cough, Kim Kardashian and her closet of shoes), not so with Reese Witherspoon, who—when not starring in rom-coms and doting on her two kids—serves as a global ambassador for Avon and as Honorary Chairman of the Avon Foundation for Women. Reese Witherspoon Invited Prince William And Kate To Her Wedding
In fact, in honor of International Women's Day, the 35-year-old actress teamed up with Avon to release a special fundraising necklace. The proceeds will support the Avon Speak Out Against Domestic Violence program that raises awareness and is fighting (no pun intended) to end domestic violence against women worldwide.
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"I'm proud to support the Avon Speak Out Against Domestic Violence program and I encourage everyone to purchase, wear or give the Avon Empowerment Necklace to help raise awareness as well as vital money for domestic abuse support services," Reese said in a statement. Happy International Women's Day! 8 Reasons To Celebrate
Not only is the infinity-shaped necklace super-pretty, it only costs $5! Where else will you ever find a piece of celeb-endorsed jewelry at such an affordable cost? Visit Avon.com to learn more about the initiative and purchase the 2012 Circle Of Support necklace.
Tell us: how are you celebrating International Women's Day?
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