Sofia Sears, 17, is a queer activist and writer. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California and attends Crossroads School. She is founder of Project Femme, an organization dedicated to uplifting more women and LGBTQ+ Americans into public office, and to create a platform for feminist creativity. She is also a writer, ambassador for Bridge the Divide, and editor-in-chief of a zine for marginalized youth, the Odyssey Zine.
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.