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Distinguished Finalist

Davis Popplewell

Jackson, Tennessee

Davis Popplewell, 17, of Jackson, Tenn., a senior at Trinity Christian Academy, volunteers with a local nonprofit to provide food outreach and fellowship to residents of a hotel known for prostitution and sex trafficking. After learning at school about trafficking in the U.S., Davis volunteered to work with an organization dedicated to preventing sexual exploitation; he now works with a small team to set up, break down, grill food and provide friendly company during the organization’s outreach cookouts.