JaeceeRae Carr is a Junior at University School on the campus of East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN. She has been a cheerleader for over 12 years and is the Captain of her High School cheer team. Most days you'll find her with a Starbucks "pink drink" however, in her spare time she enjoys shopping online for the latest fashion trends, and making Tiktok videos for over 160,000+ followers! Over the past 3 years, Jaecee Rae has been a New York Fashion Week runway model for several designers and is also a print/website model for Marc Defang New York. Her modeling photos have been published in 15 magazines and she was recently cast and filmed for an upcoming reality TV show that will air on the TLC Channel soon!
At the age of 8, she started her own non-profit organization: JaeceeRae-Of-Sunshine, Spreading Sunshine into the Lives of Others. To date, she's donated over 253,000 items to over 65 animal shelters, homeless shelters, non-profits and ministries in 15 states. Her largest donation was a shoe drive in May 2019 where she collected, organized, packed, loaded & shipped 8,075 pairs of shoes that were donated internationally to Haiti, filling up an entire tractor-trailer! Her greatest joy is knowing that thousands of people now have shoes to wear. She has been awarded the President's Volunteer Gold Award twice for community service hours she has accumulated simply by helping others.
Her friends and family call her "JRae". Her motto is: "Be Someone's Sunshine".
Kennedy is a 14-year-old freshman who attends Saugus High School in Southern California. She is one of only 13 Freshman admitted to the schools Associated Student Body Leadership program, and has received many awards for her outstanding leadership in her school community. She serves on the sports and spirit committee where her favorite part is making posters to show appreciation to those who deserve it. Kennedy is the team captain of her competitive travel softball team and a volleyball player with hopes of one day being an Olympian. She believes that a girl shouldn’t have to choose between the two activities that bring them joy, even if they are polar opposites. You can be a beast in cleats and a beauty in heels if that’s what your heart desires! Kennedy has been acting and modeling since she was just a few weeks old. One of her favorite jobs was modeling for Justice and participating in their girls with heart program. It teaches love, kindness and acceptance to girls of all shapes, sizes, colors and ages. Kennedy would like to be a veterinarian for exotic animals when she grows up after attending the University of Washington. Her love of animals is what drives her to her work with platform today as well as many animal rescue organizations. Kennedy works closely with the Community Effort Animal Outreach program who help facilitate adoptions of mature and difficult animals into new loving homes. Kennedy also loves to travel, build things and is obsessed with Starbucks. Her friends would tell you she’s known for her big heart and bright eyes