TO US, YOU MATTER!
Civic Engagement Tour 2021
Session 1: June 26- July 10
Session 2: July 10- July 24
Session 3: July 24- August 6
About the Tour:
A transforming experience assisting students to develop a life-long commitment to the common good.
Travel to more than 40 cities, towns, sovereign Indian Nations, and cultural & historical sites.
Carry out 3 in-person classes and 2 individual writing sessions every day.
Dialogue with the people of California on their hopes and dreams for a just future.
Meet with elected officials and community leaders.
Students apply for one 2-week session.
Nominate A Student
To nominate a student or for more information, contact:
Students must be nominated to apply. There is no cost to the family or school to participate or apply.
Photos: Upper Left: Black Panther Party Chairman Bobby Seale discusses organizing with students. Upper Right: Students register a young person to vote during a seven-week voter registration effort. Lower Left: Vice President Kamala Harris dialogues with a Freedom Center student about being a woman of color in leadership and the need to know your power. Lower Right: Student and teenage member of the Yakima Nation discuss the importance of maintaining culture for all peoples at the Colville Indian Nation pow wow.