OneWorld Now! is an award-winning and innovative social venture, founded by Kristin Hayden which exists to develop the next generation of global leaders. OWN is committed to providing critical language skills, leadership training, and study abroad opportunities to underserved youth.
By adapting our leadership program to a virtual exchange platform they can scale access to intercultural understanding. This award-winning program in Seattle, Washington demonstrates the successful implementation of this innovative program. OWN spends a year preparing students for a study abroad program thereby ensuring their success. The goal of the organization is for all participants to realize the vision that we are all working towards creating a world that acknowledges how we are all connected and all responsible for each other’s well-being.
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