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Distinguished Finalist

Zeeshawn Wani

Houston, Texas

Zeeshawn Wani, 17, of Houston, Texas, a junior at Michael E. Debakey High School for Health Professions, co-founded a charity in 2015 that has provided more than 300 local students in need with school uniforms, supplies and extracurricular fees to help them succeed in school. Zeeshawn approached individuals, local businesses and corporations to fund his vision, and worked with school and community organizations to distribute supplies.