Meet Eevee ACTOR Eevee is an 11-year-old middle schooler who transitioned when she was 8, and immediately took on a leadership role in her school, holding a Q&A for fellow […]

Gendercool Champion Lia


Meet Lia CONNECTOR Lia is a thirteen-year-old 8th grader who loves to perform, sing, draw and compete on her school and club soccer teams. What fuels her the most, however, […]


Meet Kai, Filmmaker






Meet Daniel PHOTOGRAPHER/FILMMAKER Light-hearted, happy thirteen-year-old, middle schooler who is proud to be in a family with his parents, brother, one dog, three cats, and five chickens. Doing well in […]



Meet Gia ATHLETE Gia is a 15-year-old high school sophomore. A high honors student, Gia also excels in sports. She was a member of her co-ed middle school cross country […]

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Meet Landon MUSICIAN Landon is a 15-year-old junior who is passionate about music. He plays trumpet in the marching band, honor band, full orchestra, jazz band, and student-led brass choir. […]

Nicole - Broadway actress


Meet Nicole ASPIRING BROADWAY PERFORMER Nicole is a 17-year-old musical theater actress with Broadway aspirations. She transitioned at age 13. She is a passionate advocate for transgender youth and for […]


Stella Portrait


Meet Stella FUTURE POLITICIAN Stella is a thirteen-year-old future politician who openly speaks about the importance of the youth voice. She began her political career at age ten when she […]

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