Anna Sergeeva

2019 YBCA 100 Honoree

In the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, Anna Sergeeva started the Compliment Project, a small act of kindness that grew into an international movement. Within the first month, tens of thousands of people across the world downloaded the free posters promoting positivity. The New York Times referred to the project as a “marketing campaign for kindness,” and Sergeeva has partnered with Chronicle Books to publish a book inspired by the project, Take a Compliment, which is now available..