17-years old, Nick Lowinger is a junior in high school. He lives in RI, and runs his 501(c)(3) charity, the Gotta Have Sole Foundation out of his family’s garage. Meet Teen ‘Trep: Nick Lowinger Twitter: @gottahavesol Instagram: _Gotta_Have_Sole_, Facebook: facebook.com/GottaHaveSoleFoundation I got the idea to start Gotta Have Sole Foundation because of an early volunteer experience I had at […]Read More
Meet Teen ‘Trep: Matt Henderson Age: 17 Company: Amour Fraternal Apparel Twitter: @Mattie215 I founded an urban clothing company called Amour Fraternal Apparel as a sixteen year old in Great Falls, Montana. I designed the garments inspired by my hometown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I was ultimately unhappy with the design limitations that third party garment manufacturing […]Read More
Meet Teen ‘Trep: Nora Brooks Company: NB3 Personalized Gifts Age: 17 years old Website: NB3 Website In January of 2014 Nora started NB3 Personalized Gifts. Nora plays basketball and soccer and is very active with extra-curricular activities at her school. She needed an after school job but was unable to find one that worked with […]Read More
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