Jamira Burley should be another product of the system. Instead, she has used the tragedies of her life to reshape her community, and disrupt the status quo. Jamira now works passionately to create a positive impact on her community, and the world. She’s been named White House Champion of Change, Forbes 30 Under 30, Glamour Mag “Hometown Hero” and NBC’s Black 28 Under 28.
This film was produced in collaboration with Vital Voices.