Massey graduate student Alecia Venkataraman was recently nominated for a VH1 Do Something Award for her work with the nonprofit organization Make It Beautiful, Inc. The Do Something Award recognizes people 25 and younger who are committed to social change.
Alecia founded Make It Beautiful, Inc. after marrying an abusive husband and escaping with only $50 to her name. Make It Beautiful leads empowerment campaigns across the country and helps people overcome adversity. ,
In addition to working with Make It Beautiful, Alecia also serves as owner and C.E.O. of the digital production studio 1STOPdigital and volunteers for the Global Advocacy Initiative.
To view Alecia’s nomination profile, click here