Jessica Torres, 20, is based in Queens, New York. She is a writer, poet, R&B influenced spoken word artist, model and film/TV actress. She has been featured at venues including Lincoln Center, Electric Lady Studios, Apollo Theater, TedxYouth, and Channel 13’s WNET/WLIW21. Her writing has also been published by outlets such as Affinity Magazine and MissHeardMedia. Jessica is currently working on her debut book.
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.