Sheryl Crow wants to teach her son Wyatt that we can leave the Earth a better place than we found it. "If you see something wrong, you can change it through action or education," she says. - Amy Tierney/WireImage.comAs the mom of an 18-month-old son named Wyatt, children's issues are very important to Sheryl Crow. That's why the singer attended the Healthy Child Healthy World gala in Beverly Hills the other night, where she showed her support for the nonprofit, which is dedicated to protecting young children from harmful chemicals.
But the evening wasn't about Sheryl or the other celebs (Ricki Lake, Jane Kaczmarek, Amy Smart, Jessica Capshaw, and Arianna Huffington) who were in attendance. Instead, Shelby Rodriguez, a "regular" mom, was recognized for her work in halting a roof-tarring project that was polluting the air to dangerous levels for herself and her then 3-year-old daughter in Antelope, California, and named 2009's Mom on a Mission.
"The Mom on a Mission award is about honoring one special and inspiring American woman who truly lives Healthy Child Healthy World's message of inspiring parents, teachers, and caregivers to create healthier and happier environments for children andRead More »from Sheryl Crow: Mom on a Mission