Many of these leaders faced adversity, and used action steps to overcome them!
This is what we discovered about how these leaders overcame the adversities in their lives.

ADVERSITY: difficulties, struggles, road blocks, obstacles, problems, hardship

When Jessie came across the sea
Jessie's adversity was fear and she overcame that by being brave and going to America but she missed her grandmother so much she bought a plane ticket for her to come to America too. -Diya