Stephanie Hicks Willett Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Supporting the development of the future generation of African American environmentalists from Cumberland, Virginia. Region Cumberland, Virginia Affiliations & Roles Organizer, AMMD Pine Grove Project     Stephanie Hicks Willett is the granddaughter of Rev. Sam Henry Miller and Susan Taylor Miller, and the daughter of Rev.…

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Rebecca Catherine Frayser Jim Participant: 2020 U.S. Grassroots Accelerator Repairing native land that has been polluted and damaged by industrial industries. Region Vinita, Oklahoma Affiliations & Roles Founder & Executive Director, LEAD (Local Environmental Action Demanded) Member of the Cherokee Nation Tar Creekkeeper Rebecca Jim founded LEAD (Local Environmental Action Demanded) in 1997, and leads…

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Intan Anggita Pratiwie Participant: 2020 Indonesia Grassroots Accelerator Empowering communities to reduce waste through upcycled and downcycled fashion Region DKI Jakarta, Indonesia Affiliations & Roles Co-Founder, Setali Indonesia Intan Anggita is a movement builder using fashion and communication to catalyze action for social and environmental issues. She is the co-founder of Setali Indonesia, a growing social…

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Febriarti (Febri) Khairunnisa Participant: 2020 Indonesia Grassroots Accelerator Managing waste and empowering communities on Lombok Island Region West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia Affiliations & Roles Founder, Bintang Sejahtera Febri Khairunnisa is the founder of Bintang Sejahtera, a social enterprise focusing on waste management and community empowerment. She has actively engaged in capacity building, environmental protection, and…

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Wulansary Participant: 2020 Indonesia Grassroots Accelerator Empowering households to become self-sufficient in waste management Region East Jawa, Indonesia Affiliations & Roles Founder, Komunitas Sahabat Bumi As the founder of Komunitas Sahabat Bumi, Wulansary encourages people to manage waste sustainably and become food independent. In 2014, she started her organization as an independent trash bank in…

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