In her research she discovered that most third world countries and religions had a way of celebrating their children’s step into adulthood. Those that had none resulted in many men and women drifting into their futures with an undefined identity.
In 2007 Focus on the Family/Tyndale saw the value of this of this rite of passage and published Raising a Modern Day Princess co-authored by Doreen & Pam Farrel. As of 2013, thousands of moms, mentors, and leaders have caught the vision and implemented this program impacting the lives of more than 25,000 teen girls and their families.
Today, MDP Headquarters continues to empower women as they guide their teen girls life impacting Becoming a MDP rite of passage journey and celebration that reveals and validates their purpose, value and strength.