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Jacob Cramer, 17, was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio and is currently a rising senior at Orange High School. Since he was thirteen years old, Jacob has been running his nonprofit organization, Love for the Elderly, which works in more than 60 countries to inspire people to demonstrate appreciation and care toward their elders. He serves as editor-in-chief of his school newspaper, the Orange Outlook and is a newsroom intern at the Cleveland Jewish News. In his free time, Jacob enjoys playing his ukulele, being with friends, playing with his dog, and running.
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.