Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) reports 2020 - Schools are experiencing "an intensification" of racial and ethnic disputes between students - Joan First, Executive Director, National Coalition of Advocates for Students. She adds, "schools aren't very well prepared..." According to the most recent 2020 publication in the Pew Report, 6-in-10 Americans (58%) say race relations in the U.S. are bad, and few see them improving.
Our Call to Action - Support youth equity, safety, violence, and promoting bully-free communities: 10fam Collective is hosting events to support PARTI's work to assist disenfranchised youth. These events include ExPosure ( Sept. 24, 2020) Youth Equity Luncheon ( Oct. 23, 2020) and a youth-led, " Martin Luther King Jr. Stop The Violence event. The youth-led event provides students with the power to celebrate diversity, promoting equity, and foster youth leadership.
With $5,000 in matching support, 10fam Collective will be able to help the PARTI Program reach it's goal to support 1,000 youth with socio-emotional support in the Silicon Valley Bay Area ( 7 Counties). By exceeding our reach of $5,000, we will be able to support youth all over California who need our support to feel safe, stop bullies and violence at schools and in the community.