Talia Leman

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After rallying American school children to unify their fundraising efforts for hurricane Katrina to the tune of $10 million, Talia started RandomKid, a nonprofit that educates, mobilizes and unifies global youth of all backgrounds and abilities to make a

Winner/Finalist Info
Recipient's Age: 
13
Finalist or Winner: 
Finalist
State: 
IA
City: 
Waukee
Describe what this winner does/did: 
After rallying American school children to unify their fundraising efforts for hurricane Katrina to the tune of $10 million, Talia started RandomKid, a nonprofit that educates, mobilizes and unifies global youth of all backgrounds and abilities to make a measurable difference in addressing real world problems. Talia has orchestrated the efforts of 12 million youth from 20 countries bringing aid on 4 continents. RandomKid also provides seed funds for youth efforts, and a 501(c)(3) umbrella.
Year in which award/grant was awarded: 
2007
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