A video produced for Martin Luther King Jr. Unsung Hero Awards 2017 award recipient Shewa Shwani.
Kabita identifies with several ‘ist’s – artist, activist, feminist – and it’s these identities that drive her to be a change-maker. Kabita firmly believes that good governance and systems of accountability are necessary to achieve a prosperous Nepal. She founded Abiral Arts group, a youth led organization committed to the promotion and celebration of arts in Nepal.
Vianey Botame, 17, originally from Bangui, Central African Republic moved to a refugee camp after the civil war. From playing soccer in the refugee camp with his friends to now playing in the Henninger high school team comprised entirely of immigrants in Syracuse, NY. He grew up seeing the war and now hopes for a better future in the US.