Social entrepreneur Kenji Summers, founder of Passport life, commits his life to helping under-resourced youth see the world and engage in global culture.
Global entry card in hand, Summers says his role is to make travel "more appealing to my generation". Last year, the organization raised enough funds through a private foundation (though Passport Life now crowdfunds on Crowdrise) to charter a plane to West Africa.
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