Better Make Room Student Spotlight!

BMR Takeover series, short for “Better Make Room Takeover”, started last year as a way to highlight remarkable high school and college student stories, many of whom are overcoming obstacles to further their education past high school. Every week,  a student shares their story in their own words across Better Make Room’s social media platforms… Read More


Meet Katherine

Katherine Linares is a sophomore at the School for Visual Arts and Humanities High School at RFK. As an artist, Katherine wants to bring beauty to her surroundings so that others feel a sense of pride in their community and the inspiration to improve it.

Kenya of GEAR UP 4 LA

Meet Kenya

“Life is not always fair which is why it is up to us to stand up and make a difference…. That is exactly what I intend to do with my life, to make a difference in this world!” – Kenya Kenya Gaspar is a 16-year-old sophomore who excels academically, plays on the basketball team, and… Read More