Ten Young Influencers Who are Changing the Food System

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For those of you with a bad taste in your mouth about the Millennial generation — known to some for their constant absorbance in their smartphones and better-than-thou attitudes (to be read with at least the slightest tinge of sarcasm) — perhaps the following roundup of ten young people who are changing the food system will change your sentiment. The list, compiled by FoodTank, also includes some individuals younger than the age group range that is typically defined as Millennials. From a college student initiating college chapters throughout the country aimed to provide leftover campus food to hungry Americans instead of landfills, to a middle schooler who launched an online cooking show to educate obese children of healthy eating, one thing is evident throughout these influencers: They saw a gap in the market, so they decided to fill it. View the full list here.