Young people will learn about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender & queer (LGBTQ) history, systems of oppression, different organizing strategies, and increase political consciousness to better understand local, regional and state policy priorities. ChangeMakers will explore and begin developing their own advocacy projects focused on LGBTQ community needs. Participants will build community with a diverse group of youth, community leaders, and activists.
The ChangeMakers Summer Leadership Institute will take place during the week of July 16 - July 20, 2018 from 10am - 3pm each day.
Eligibility – Applicants must be: - Ages 13-20- Interested in developing leadership skills - Available to attend five (5) daily meetings during the week of July 16th - July 20th -Committed to social justice and participating in creating change
Application deadline is Friday, July 13th at 11:59pm.
LOCATION: Holland & Knight (701 Brickell Avenue)
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