Teens Dream hosted its 3rd annual celebration honoring the 2016 winners of its competition celebrating teens who express their dreams as they relate to one of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals:  William and Ronan from France on addressing food waste, Elizabeth from the UK on peace through equality, Harrison and Charlie from California on beach clean up, Adri from Georgia on quality education, Austin from Connecticut on better relations between cops and citizens, Sophia from Maryland on entertainment for change, Sanjana from California on helping girls get into programming, Max from New Zealand on cleaning up rivers, and Grand Prize winner Elena from the United Kingdom on responsible consumption and production!  All of them were matched with amazing mentors.

Watch a compilation of their videos in this new Teens Dream promo here.  See our new SDG Hubs launched with video on Arts Hub here.  Watch the entire event run by our teen co creators live streamed by our media sponsor Turkish American TV here!  See blog by Life in the Boomer Lane here.   Listen to last year’s winner JAYO and this year’s winner Sophia’s rap song on Teens Dream here which kicked off our 2017 video competition and his rap promo video here!  We celebrated our nine 2016 winners from across the world – chosen from over 50 amazing video submissions last year, which you can view in our Gallery.

We are soliciting support to scale a global virtual platform for teens to express, share, and network around their dreams, as they relate to one of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)!  Please support our crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for next year’s celebration — here!