Sophie Bernstein, 17, is a high school junior from St. Louis, Missouri. Sophie is passionate about service learning and is an active volunteer in her community. Along with her siblings, Sophie helps to maintain and update www.volunTEENnation.org, an organization that engages and promotes youth service and she oversees www.gohealthySTL.org, an initiative to build raised vegetable garden beds in the St. Louis region. Sophie enjoys playing softball for her high school team.
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.