2021 DURHAM YOUTH CONTEST WINNERS
Congratulations to our 2021 Durham Youth Contest Awardees: Ariane Ahadji, Sitsope Ahadji, Matthew Johnson, and Catherine Acuna Meja.. Learn more about our 2021 contest winners HERE!
Anjali was born and raised in Durham, NC. She is a product of Burton & Creekside Elementary, Shepard IB Middle & Jordan High School. After receiving her B.S. in Marine Science from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida, she has returned HOME! Anjali is a leader in her field, in her community, and a Doctoral student at Duke University.
As a District Supervisor, Anjali’s commitment will be to focus on the needs of Durham County, especially communities that have historically been marginalized. Anjali is eager to serve using the same platform her parents raised her on: Education, Economic Development, and Environmental Justice
Soil & Water.
The Soil & Water Conservation District is tasked with enhancing, protecting, and improving soil and water resources throughout the state of North Carolina, and more specifically Durham county. This has direct health and economic implications for diverse communities throughout Durham County.
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
-–– Margaret Mead