Millennials showing the world they can change it

Month: June 2017

Steve Johnson

Steve Johnson

Steve works for a company that creates software to help under-resourced schools reach their full educational potential. Q: What are the goals of your company? A: I work for an education technology startup called PrepFactory and we make standardized test training software for free. We […]

Jessi Alperin

Jessi Alperin

Jessi hosts a podcast called “avocadotoast” that features young-adult perspectives on the social and political happenings in the world around us. Q: How did you develop your interest in pursuing podcast? A: I was listening to podcasts at work because I do a lot of […]

Susette Oñate

Susette Oñate

Susette Oñate is an environmental activist working to reintroduce and rehabilitate native plant and animal species in southern Florida. She led her high school in the relaunch of a butterfly garden that serves as a refuge for endangered butterfly species. She earned the 2016 Brower […]

Detric McCoy

Detric McCoy

Detric is a founding member of Taharka Brothers, a Baltimore-based ice cream shop where customers savor social commentary while enjoying sweet treats. Q: How is Taharka Brothers different from other business models? A: We are a social enterprise, which means that money is not the […]