Two Bangalore teens link young people’s passion for arts with fundraising for social change.
Ashwini (16) and Priya (17) were passionate about singing and acting, but they, like other young people they knew, had few spaces to perform. Together they founded Jazba, a local, youth-run “India’s Got Talent” to give young people a space to perform where all proceeds go to a hand-picked local social change organization. In a world that is changing rapidly, accelerating social problems need accelerated solutions. Ashwini and Priya demonstrate that young people have the power today to LeadYoung and steer that change for the good of all.
Read their story here: Link to Citizen Matters Article