The Memphis Youth Union, aka MemYU, includes seven student organizers and one adult ally working to increase youth voice and power in decision-making spaces, specifically by extending voting rights to 16- and 17-year-old youth in Memphis city elections.
2017-18 Memphis Youth Union CHANGE Fellows
Jordan Brown, 11th grade, White Station High School
Tyler Brown, 12th grade, Bartlett High School
Isabel Kagoo, 9th grade, Lausanne Collegiate School
David Lee, 11th grade, Germantown High School
Madison Owens, 12th grade, Immaculate Conception High School
Brentley Sandlin, 12th grade, White Station High School
Jennifer Vo, 11th grade, Germantown High School
More to come!