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KJERSTIN ERICKSON

Occupation Created FORGE

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Achievement Inspired by her time working at a refugee camp, the 24 year-old created FORGE, an organization that helps war-torn populations pursue education, economic self-sufficiency and local development solutions. Erickson is nominated for the “Do Something” grand-prize to be given to a person under the age of 25 who is doing something to change the world at the TEEN CHOICE Awards.

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