Highlights for Children and First Focus on Children are helping kids like you talk directly to the grown-ups in Washington!
Write a letter with your point of view, then record a video of you reading it — we’ll deliver it to lawmakers to make sure YOUR voice is heard.
Using a pen and paper, write out the letter below, filling in the blanks with your information and thoughts (or come up with your own things to say — be creative)!
My name is _______. I am __ years old. I am in __ grade. I live in _______________.My dream is to _________________________. How will you help me?One worry I have is ____________________________. What will you do about this?
One thing that I think you should know about kids my age is _________.
If I was in charge, like you, I would ____________________________. What will you do with the power you now have?
Get permission to record yourself reading your letter on camera and have a parent or guardian fill out the form to the right. Click the button to visit the Virtual Video Booth.
Record your video right on the Virtual Video Booth website, or upload a video from your phone.
First Focus on Children will share the videos with the president, vice president, and members of Congress.
*Have questions or need support? Email us — we're more than happy to help!*
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