Youth for Black Lives is a nonprofit organization in Chicago rooted in community organizing and activism. The organization is geared towards giving Black youth the mic and hosting safe spaces for Black and Brown youth. They accomplish this through a wide variety of actions such as teach-ins, workshops, and their annual block party Blackstone Summer. Keep up with future actions and events on their instagram @youth4blklives.
“Youth for Black lives is Black youth having the mic. Black youth teaching, Black people learning. We are young Black women taking direct action.”