We Keep Us Safe: Creating Community Defense



Saturday, October 19 | 10am-4pm
-- in Durham, NC (specific location shared once you register!)
-- Light breakfast and lunch provided
-- FREE OF CHARGE!
-- Space Limited
-- Open to high school students in NC
-- Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 16

Join the Youth Organizing Institute for our annual Fall Training. This is an opportunity for high school students to connect and build with each other, while developing shared political analysis and organizing skills.
This training’s theme is: "We Keep Us Safe: Creating Community Defense"

We will discuss:

History of Policing
Knowing Your Rights
Restorative Justice
Cop Watching

In this training we hope to create space for students to talk more about the numerous forms of policing they face in their schools. We also hope to talk about what safety actually means for our communities, especially youth of color, LGBTQ youth, undocumented youth, disabled youth, and others who often feel unsafe from SROs/ICE/Cops in schools. We’re building #StudentPower for a statewide student movement! #WeKeepUsSafe

If you have questions, please contact us info@empoweryouthnc.org. To stay in touch, check out our blog and join our mailing list at https://empoweryouthnc.org/

Instagram: @empoweryouthnc
First Name *
Last Name *
Date of Birth *
MM
/
DD
/
YYYY
School *
Grade *
Phone Number *
Your Pronouns (she/her, they/them, he/him, etc)
Email *
Address *
City *
State *
Zip Code *
Do you have any allergies or other accommodations you need?
Parent or Guardian's Full Name *
Parent or Guardian's Email
Are you involved in any groups, clubs, or activities?
Clear selection
Have you been to a YOI training before? (Freedom School, Spring Training, etc) *
Will you need a ride? (We can provide transportation from Durham or Raleigh, based on availability). *
Is there anything else you'd like to share with us?
How did you hear about us? (If someone referred you, please list their name.) *
Submit
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
This content is neither created nor endorsed by Google. Report Abuse - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy