Nicholas will use his fellowship to strengthen the Indypendent Reader, a grassroots media project. The quarterly publication is a forum for community leaders to solve problems and to share the analysis with a larger audience.
Nicholas PetrFriday, April 27, 2018
Irene MunizFriday, April 27, 2018
Irene will work to promote social and economic justice among low-wage workers. Irene will facilitate dialogue across race, language and cultural differences to help low-wage workers improve their working conditions and economic stability.
Kristina BerdanFriday, April 27, 2018
Kristina will guide Youth Dreamers, a group of students who are running their own youth center. Kristina will engage middle and high school youth in experiential learning as an advocacy tool to help them maintain their nonprofit project and develop quality after-school programming for the youth center.