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Sarah: Fostering inclusive environments in schools
Sarah and her team did not just start a club, they started a movement - a movement to change how her peers think about and interact with students with intellectual disabilities.
Luan: Fighting hunger and deforestation in Pernambuco, Brazil
Luan is determined to protect the health of people and the planet in the northeastern region of Brazil with a team of young changemakers.
Riya: Democratizing access to buisness education
Riya’s venture aims to not let any young person’s changemaking idea go unseen, unheard, or undervalued.
Rhenan: Mobilizing young people to speak up for the Araguaian region in Brazil
Passionate about the environment, Rhenan strives to ensure the health of ecosystems and communities along riverbanks in his community.
Luiza: Developing socio-emotional skills through storytelling across Brazil
Growing up in search for her own voice, Luiza empowers other young people to develop socio-emotional skills through writing and storytelling in Goiânia, Brazil.
Max and Sam Strickerberger: Uplifting voices through cultural dialogue in Washington D.C.
Max and Sam harness the collective power of storytelling and young voices through co-leading a network of students.
Katie: Building a national community of young people creating change
Amidst a rise in youth organizing, Katie equips youth-led advocacy organizations with the connections, resources, and encouragement they need to grow.
Jessica - Promoting diversity and inclusion among classmates in Surabaya, Indonesia
Combatting intolerance, Jessica’s initiative encourages interaction and inclusion among diverse groups of students.
Stronger together: Sisters Shreya and Sahana encourage resilience and independence for girls in Charlotte, North Carolina
Ignited by a family history of changemaking, Shreya and Sahana embark on their own changemaking journey to change the landscape of economic mobility in their hometown.