Hands Up United is a youth led movement that started in Ferguson, MO after the brutal execution of Mike Brown by Ferguson Police Officer, Darren Wilson. A moment that sparked a movement on the grounds of cities across the nation is once again sparking a movement, but on the digital front.
As a mentor, you will work along the side of participants and help build their confidence in the skills learned throughout the workshop series. We hope to assign each mentor to one participant during an assigned workshop. A mentor will help brainstorm, problem-solve, and pair on lessons.
Upcoming workshop trainings include:
Graphic Design: Art and Activism is a powerful combination. The 1-day web designing workshop will consist of understanding the fundamental of graphic design, fonts, colors and more. Guest speakers will include political artist using art and graphic design to spread messages of empowerment. Classes will take place in the Summer and Winter.
Help us build the next generation of tech savvy community-driven leaders!
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