Ayesha  Ahsan

Ayesha Ahsan

Voting Rights

2019

Sun Devils Vote is an initiative dedicated to increasing civic participation at Arizona State University. Through Sun Devils Vote, a focused effort will be made to register students to vote and civic engagement curriculum will be implemented in ASU 101 courses, which all students are required to take.
Ayla  Kadah

Ayla Kadah

Racial Justice

2019

Capitol BLOC is a coalition of current and former legislative staff of color that advances the recruitment and retention of people of color at the Washington State Legislature. This can include through direct recruitment, a POC mentorship program, implicit bias training for employers, etc.

Brian  Reyes

Brian Reyes

Racial Justice

2019

Blackness, Indigeneity, and Latinidad in the Americas aims to foster intercultural collaboration and coalition-building between Latinx, Black, and Indigenous communities at Yale University. This initiative brings together student leaders to plan a semester-long event series to create more seamless dialogue.

Brittany  Amano

Brittany Amano

Education Justice

2019

Family of Scholars is a program that aims to support self-identified independent students on college campuses throughout their entire academic journey. Family of Scholars will focus on applying pressure at Duke University to launch a university-run program that aids this group of underserved students.

Carla  Rios

Carla Rios

Reproductive Justice

2019

Birds&Bees (b&b) is a multi-year Central Jersey workshops and safe space that aims to freely discuss honest sex, consent, and confidential reproductive healthcare. The conversations that occur at the workshops will be respectful and confidential to the spaces themselves.

Carlos  Ibarra

Carlos Ibarra

LGBTQ+ Justice

2019

The purpose of RPCQPM is to establish a sustainable student organization on the campus of USC’s Sol Price School of Public Policy and create a Queer Peer Mentorship Program. This will create community, build power, and change the campus culture through direct service and community organizing efforts.

Chiquita  Jackson

Chiquita Jackson

Racial Justice

2019

Black and Determined will provide a brave space for youth in underrepresented communities. In this brave space the goal is to provide/create a professional & personal development for youth to learn different ways about career exploration, social skills, health & being, including self-awareness.

Chris  Maldonado

Chris Maldonado

Education Justice

2019

COME-UP provides a virtual space for urban educators to come together to identify, plan, and facilitate deeper learning opportunities relevant to their professional practice to support their personal missions to show up for the students they serve and improve learning outcomes.

Corazón  Johnston

Corazón Johnston

Racial Justice

2019

The Night War is a graphic, fictional, and fantastical world designed to discuss topics African Americans and people of color who share similar histories of marginalization, otherness, and multiple identities.

Crystal  Cordova

Crystal Cordova

LGBTQ+ Justice

2019

Loud and Queer is a coalition focusing on LGBTQIA+ (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer/Questioning Intersex Asexual +) liberation in the context of health inequalities and a co-creation of knowledge amongst participants. The coalition aims to serve queer youth of color within the greater Phoenix Metropolitan Area, also known as the Valley of the Sun (which encompasses Maricopa and Pinal counties,) and their families (chosen and/or biological).