rebelling against low expectations

AuthorRiley Banks-Snyder

took her first mission trip to Kenya at the age of 13. Falling in love with the people and the country, Riley started her own non-profit at the age of 14 called Generation Next, which provides school supplies and hygiene kits to young kids in Kibwezi, Kenya. Her organization funds and oversees a school, a thrift store and food pantry, and will soon open a 7,000 square foot community center in Kibwezi.

Win A Free Trip To Kenya With Generation Next


I often hear people say, “I’d love to serve on an overseas mission trip sometime.” However, it is usually followed by, “I’m just not sure I can raise the money.” What if I told you money wouldn’t be a problem this time? What if the door you have been so patiently waiting for is finally open? My name is Riley Banks-Snyder and I am the founder of a non-profit...

3 Important Lessons I’ve Learned About Changing the World


Note From Brett: Many people talk about changing the world. Only a handful actually do. Riley Banks is one of them. She started at age thirteen and devoted much of her teen years to the people of Kenya. You can learn all about it by grabbing her new book, Riley Unlikely: With Simple Child-Like Faith, Amazing Things Can Happen. Riley has five gifts for everyone who orders her book this month...

rebelling against low expectations

The Rebelution is a teenage rebellion against low expectations—a worldwide campaign to reject apathy, embrace responsibility, and do hard things. Learn More →