Sruthi Sudarsan was selected as one of the winners of the National Invisalign Changemakers contest, for teens making a difference in their community. Invisalign has partnered up with the National 4-H council to select 30 4-H teens from all over the country for this award. Sruthi is part of 4-H, recently being re- elected as Dublin 4-H club president for the 2021 - 2022 school year as well as being selected as one of the 3 Alameda County 4-H ambassadors for the upcoming school year. Over the course of the pandemic, she has put together a team of over 100 kids and partnered with the Common Humanity Collective, which has donated over 45,000 masks and 6,000 gallons of hand sanitizer since November 2020 , Sruthi and the team have been featured on multiple news outlets
https://news.berkeley.edu/2020/12/15/as-covid-19-cases-rise-so-does-mutual-aid-effort-launched-at-uc-berkeley/ . She will be receiving a $5,000 scholarship sponsored by Invisalign to continue the impact she is making on her community at a virtual celebration event on July 10th.