Teen Action Fair
In Community We Flourish
The 2020 Teen Action Fair theme will be In Community We Flourish. The theme was chosen by the Gates Foundation Discovery Center Youth Ambassadors to highlight the importance of community-driven social movements and the value of human connection and fellowship.
Celebrate youth-driven change at Teen Action Fair. Connect with youth and organizations working to make a difference in their local and global communities through volunteering, art, social justice campaigns, and more.
When: Saturday, March 14, 2020 | 10 am–3 pm
Where: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center
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Teen Action Fair Organizations
100 Leading Ladies of Color
Bureau of Fearless Ideas
Camp Kindness Counts
Chief Sealth Campaign Team
Global Solutions from Montana Minds
Holocaust Center for Humanity Student Leadership Board
Junior Global Connections
KUOW’s RadioActive Youth Media
Mercer Island High School Key Club
Seattle Urban Academy
Student Art Spaces
WA State 4-H Teen Equity & Inclusion Task Force
Washington State Legislative Youth Advisory Council
Water1st International Youth Program
Apply to Present:
- Organizations and school clubs can apply to participate as presenters in the 2020 Teen Action Fair here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TeenActionFair2020
- Youth artists who want to showcase their artwork at the event can apply here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TAF2020Artists
Application deadline: January 27, 2020
Applicants will be notified of the status of their application on a rolling basis. We’ll notify all applicants about the status of their application by January 14, 2020.
This event is a youth-led event showcasing young leaders who are inspiring positive change. We have 40 slots for schools, clubs, youth groups, and youth-serving organizations to participate. The event is FREE and open to the public. We expect over 1,500 people to attend.
Watch: Check out a video from last year’s Teen Action Fair!
Gates Foundation Discovery Center
440 Fifth Avenue North
Seattle, Washington 98109
- Open: Tuesday – Saturday
10 am to 5 pm
- Closed: Sunday, Monday
& most major US holidays
- New Year’s DayClosed
- Independence DayClosed
- Memorial DayClosed
- Labor DayClosed
- Thanksgiving DayClosed
- Christmas EveClosed
- Christmas DayClosed
- New Year's EveClosed