**UPDATED: I Use ‘Play’ to Churn Out a New Crop of Creative African Leaders

**UPDATED: I Use ‘Play’ to Churn Out a New Crop of Creative African Leaders

Who am I? “I am 43 years-old, I live in Dakar, Senegal, and I believe African children are the solution to the problems of development in Africa. As a former educator, I saw the gap between education and creativity, critical thinking and development. I noticed that we weren’t teaching African children what they needed to become leaders and builders(…)

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I Am Thankful I Am Still Married!

I Am Thankful I Am Still Married!

Who am I? My name is Angelou Ezeilo. I live in Atlanta, Georgia, and I am the founder and CEO of an international environmental non-profit organization and youth corps called Greening Youth Foundation. We connect young, diverse and underrepresented kids and young adults to the outdoors and to careers in conservation with national park, wildlife and(…)

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She Turns Buses Into Mobile Showers for the Homeless

She Turns Buses Into Mobile Showers for the Homeless

Who am I? My name is Doniece Sandoval, and I live in San Francisco, California. My 9-year-old daughter says that I’m a super hero for the homeless. I think I’m more like a terrier with a bone; I won’t let go when I know I’m on to something good. What exactly do I do?  I(…)

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I Am Changing the World with Seaweed!

I Am Changing the World with Seaweed!

Who am I? I am a social entrepreneur and the founder of Samudra Skin & Sea. Samudra, the Sanskrit word for ‘ocean,’ is an organic skincare line featuring wild-harvested seaweed sourced in a socially and eco-conscious manner. Our goal is to help empower coastal rural women through seaweed harvesting opportunities and inspire protection of our global(…)

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