We The Future:
Young Leaders of Social Change

THE DISCOVERY CENTER IS CLOSED THROUGH MAY 4, 2020
October 3, 2019 – May 23, 2020

We the Future showcases the stories of ten young leaders working to build an equitable and inclusive world through their respective social change movements. Inspired by Amplifier’s We the Future education campaign and co-curated with the Gates Foundation Discovery Center’s Youth Ambassador Program, the exhibit celebrates youth leadership and action across a range of social justice issues and invites audiences of all ages to imagine and become the change they want to see in the world.

Exhibition Highlights

Young Leaders

The young leaders featured in this exhibition are shaping a new era of human and environmental rights. They are building organizations, passing legislation, creating media, and speaking out about climate justice, criminal justice reform, voting rights, queer rights, immigration justice, disability justice, and gun reform.

Youth Ambassador Porgram members posing with Teen Action Fair posters

Local Changemakers

We invite you to celebrate young leaders in Washington working to make a difference.

Local young changemakers are driving positive change by raising their voices, exercising their civic power, and applying their skills and talents to shape a better Washington for all of us.

For Educators

We the Future presents a unique opportunity for educators to engage students with numerous social movements, the national and global issues they address, and the inspiring young people at the helm.

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