What We've Done. . .
#IndividualEmpowerment #SystemsReform #CreateEcosystems
Giving Agency & Power to Those Marginalized (Pt 1) - Teach EVERYONE 21st Century Tech Skills via BLUE1647
The best way to break the cycle of poverty, prison and violence is to give people a real alternative. We do that through BLUE1647 by providing all interested, not just those who can afford it, with the training needed to get the well-paying jobs of today and tomorrow.
So far, this effort has:
Giving Agency & Power to Those Marginalized (Pt 2) - Teaching People About Their Rights & Legal Remedies
Training alone isn't enough if people still face legal barriers and discrimination. That's why we also help people:
To this end, to date Social Change members have:
Our conversations with community members nationwide regarding the issues and hardships they endure do now fall on deaf ears. When a systemic issues arises that we can assist in addressing, we do.
So far, we've introduced, advocated for, led or assisted in the effort to pass over 20 critical pieces of legislation in several jurisdictions nationwide.The follow are examples of successful such efforts:
Bring Truth to Light & Building Community
Art is the best truth-teller.Given that, over the past 5 years, Social Change has used film as a vehicle to help people see and feel the hardships and hopes of men, women and youth worldwide.
Specifically, hosting the Social Change Film Festival that has:
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