For Youth

You Can Make Change Happen. Right Here, Right Now.

Stand Up for What You Believe in.

You want to do something about the problems facing your community and our world – social justice, pollution, climate change, and more – we provide the support, resources, tools, and leadership training to empower you take action and lead change in your community.

Want to make a positive impact?

Being a part of Roots & Shoots means standing up and taking action to solve problems in your community. On this page you’ll find all incredible actions, resources, inspiration, and ways to become a member. If you’re already a member, you can get started creating projects using our 4-Step Formula, or Projects-in-a-Box, and connecting to other changemakers in order to help you create meaningful projects that solve real-life issues with big impact. Join Roots & Shoots to address problems that matter to you – from your neighborhood to our shared planet.

Not Sure Where to Begin?

Find out how you can make a difference today.
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Get inspired by the impact of Roots & Shoots changemakers!
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From being empathetic to a critical thinker - what are your strongest Compassionate Traits?
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Not a member yet? Sign up for FREE! Once you do, register your project to inspire the whole Roots & Shoots community and world!
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Use these easy steps to help shape and do your world-changing project.
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Learn More: Tools, Tips & Tricks

We want to help you achieve your change-making dreams. Use these tools, tips and tricks to get going!
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