Ash López, 24, is a socially conscious web developer and college student originally from South East Los Angeles. Ash grew up in the small town of Lancaster. There she excelled as a compassionate and committed leader in her community. Her leadership includes becoming a youth board member at multiple nonprofits in the Antelope Valley and Los Angeles. After attending a web development boot camp, she became a Diverse Scholar fellow. During the fellowship, she became an Echoing Green fellow and Voto Latino: Innovators Challenge semi-finalist. Ash later joined forces with Humanistic Technologies to change the world. As Channel Kindness reporter, Ash hopes to fill the world with kindness- one story at a time.
Channel Kindness is a digital platform created by Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation. It is a safe space for young people to tell their stories of kindness, resilience, and community. By highlighting the people and organizations that are doing good in their communities, Channel Kindness’ audience is inspired to create a kinder and braver world, one story at a time.