Entrepreneurship | June 13, 2017

Echoing Green provides three dozen reasons for optimism

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Want to start the week on a high note ? Take a look at Echoing Green’s 2017 class of fellows.

Swapna Reddy is fighting unjust deportations in the U.S. with rapid, remote legal aid. Reyna Montoya is using art and advocacy to lift up undocumented youth. DeMar Pitman is building a web-based platform to rate and compare schools districts to expand fair access to education for students of color.

In India, Kushagra Srivastava is converting the pollution from combustion of fossil fuels into inks and paints. Ruth Nabembezi is dispelling sexuality taboos and myths in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda with accurate sexual health information delivered to youth through mobile phones.

Meet all 36 Echoing Green Fellows.