Next Era


My Story: Why I Support Healthier Air For All

Hi, my name is Brela Marler and I go to Dodson High School. I’m in 10th grade, and I’ve been a Next Era member this whole school year. As a Next Era activist for Healthier Air For All, I have led some events and have also received extra training to conduct presentations with community partners. … Read More

Why We Care About Healthier Air for All

Next Era youth work on campaigns that help make Louisiana healthier. Hear from them about why they are passionate about their work on the Healthier Air For All campaign: “One of the most important things that affects me is second-hand smoke, which saddens me…I want to be the one to change this or at least … Read More

Join Next Era

Why are Louisiana youth passionate about being in Next Era? Here are just a few reasons: “How we talked about nonsmoking inspired me to do better with my life and help out with the community and world and make it a better place!” –Raven B., Monroe, LA “You should join Next Era because it’s fun … Read More