Annabell Camacho, Hometown Fellow '19

"I love Lead For America because I am able to leave work every day feeling fulfilled by the positive changes happening at the local level in my community."

— Annabell Camacho, Fellow
John Cooper, Hometown Fellow '19
Evan Bonsall, Hometown Fellow '19
We focus on helping Fellows reinvest themselves in their hometown communities, in places where the narrative of success has often meant leaving and never coming back.

54 Fellows serving communities & regions they call home in 21 States

Selected from more than 800 Applicants at 200 Colleges & Universities

34% serving in rural communities and towns with a population under 10,000

53% non-white | 33% first-generation college students 

43% Pell grant eligible | 64% women or non-binary 28% LGBTQ 

2 Military Veterans | 5 Truman, Udall, and Gates Scholars



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