When the young people below saw how social problems were damaging their communities, they took action through their commitment to social change. Like them, each of us has the creativity and courage to inspire others. Check out their stories and think about how you too can make a difference.

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Jennifer Gaxiola:
Filmmaker, Ambassador, Historian

Watch Jennifer's Video Knowledge truly is power and Jennifer uses her creativity and passion for filmmaking to send an empowering message to youth throughout her community.


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Slater Jewell-Kemker:
Filmmaker and Reporter

Watch Slater's Video Slater Jewell-Kemker is a 17 year old filmmaker and reporter for MyHero.com, a project that celebrates the best of humanity and empowers young people to change the world with media and technology.


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Kiki Vo

Watch Kiki's Video Recovering from the fire that scarred her body and killed her mother, Kiki's indomitable spirit is a gift of hope to others when setbacks seem insurmountable.