STORIES

Unique accounts on the impact of Generation Citizen's civics action programming.

Student Changemaker

Lexie Tesch

San Francisco Bay Area

“We are the voices. We are the future. We are the change makers.”

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Student Changemaker

Anyla Unique Lee

Rhode Island

"...with Generation Citizen, I’m not just a leader in the classroom-- I’m learning to be a leader in my community."

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STUDENT ALUMNI

Tess Ross-Callahan

Greater Boston

"Being a Democracy Coach...teaches students what an education is for: making a difference. Of course I want to be a part of that.”

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COMMUNITY CHANGE FELLOW

Giancarlo Castenda

Greater Boston

“Informing kids just like me about injustice will inspire them to be change agents.”

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DEMOCRACY COACH ALUMNI

John De Vito, New York University

New York City
“Decisions about our future are being made in Albany and we need young people to be a part of the conversation. Young people power our campaign. They have the energy, ideas and optimism that help amplify our message.”Read The Full Story

DEMOCRACY COACH ALUMNI

Sameea Butt, Columbia University

Pakistan
“While there’s a lot that doesn’t translate easily, the idea of taking action to solve a problem proves to be empowering for students wherever they may be.”Read The Full Story

DEMOCRACY COACH ALUMNI

Carmen Sobczak, Brown University

San Francisco Bay Area
“...democracy is ignited when we share our personal truths.”Read The Full Story

FROM THE CLASSROOM

Neighborhood Sanitation

New York City

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Resources for English Language Learners

Rhode Island

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Affordable Housing

San Francisco Bay Area
“I am scared. I feel at any time, our rent could be raised and my family and I will live on the streets. I feel at any time, all of the men in my family could become unemployed and they too, will live on the streets.”Read The Full Story

COMMUNITY CHANGE FELLOW

Miajia Jawara

New York City
“Young or old, black or white, regardless who you are, or where you come from, your voice matters, you matter, and what you can do to change your community matters.”Read The Full Story

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