This page features young adults making a difference. None of these individuals are affiliated with the Center for Youth Political Participation, the Eagleton Institute of Politics, or Rutgers University.

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Rebecca Ballhaus

Journalist

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Avery Bourne

IL State Representative

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Amariyana “Mari” Copeny

Activist

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Marley Dias

Author and Activist

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Gabe Fleisher

Newsletter Creator and Editor-in-Chief

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Arielle Geismar

Activist

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Edgar Gonzalez, Jr.

IL State Representative

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Caleb Hanna

West Virginia State Delegate

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David Hogg

Gun Control Activist and Author

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Jazz Jennings

LGBTQ Advocate and Activist

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Merrit Jones

Activist and Non-profit Founder

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Leanne Joyce

Non-profit Founder

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Jenny Kaplan

Media Company Founder

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Tony Labranche

NH State Representative

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Pierre Lipton

Newsletter Creator

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Jamie Margolin

Activist

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Xiuhtezcatl Martinez

Climate Activist

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Viet Nguyen

Non-profit Founder

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Nadya Okamoto

Non-profit Founder

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Varshini Prakash

Non-profit Co-Founder and Executive Director

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Olivia Seltzer

Creator of "The Cramm"

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Ben Simon

Non-profit Co-Founder and Company CEO

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Shermichael Singleton

Political Strategist, Writer, and Commentator

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Teagan Stedman

Non-profit Founder

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Bride Rose Sweeney

OH State Representative

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Malala Yousafzai

Human Rights Activist

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