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YWOC for Reproductive Justice Collective (YWOC4RJ)

Young Womxn of Color for Reproductive Justice Leadership Council (YWOC4RJ LC)

The Young Womxn of Color for Reproductive Justice Leadership Council is a group of 14-24 year old young womxn of color activists who are working to educate, empower, and fight back against issues impacting their community within a reproductive justice scope. We seek to develop the leadership of these young womxn of color and mobilize them in solidarity with each other to create a society free from all forms of reproductive oppression. The Leadership Council serves as the leadership team for the YWOC4RJ Collective. YWOC is currently made up of 13 womxn from across the country organizing to decrease sexual health disparities in communities of color, advocate for the inclusion of young womxn of color in creating solutions to address the impact of reproductive oppression, and empower a new generation of reproductive justice activists.


YWOC

Young Womxn Of Color for Reproductive Justice Collective (YWOC4RJ Collective)

The Young Womxn Of Color for Reproductive Justice Collective iis a collective of 14-24 year old activists working towards ensuring reproductive freedom for all people. Advocates for Youth will develop the Young Womxn Of Color for Reproductive Justice Collective at the local and national level to decrease sexual health disparities in communities of color, advocate for the inclusion of young womxn of color in creating solutions to address the impact of reproductive oppression, and empower a new generation of reproductive justice activists within the progressive movement. We are accepting interested YWOC4RJ activists on a rolling basis to grow and engage young womxn of color as issues impacting young womxn of color are elevated in the media and through our work.

 

“Goals of YWOC4RJ Collective and Leadership Council:

  • We TRAIN and develop young womxn of color leaders using a reproductive justice framework to be impactful organizers to spark change within their communities and build the next generation of reproductive justice freedom fighters.
  • We EDUCATE our communities on their sexual health and reproductive rights to decrease sexual health disparities within communities of color.
  • We MOBILIZE and develop campaigns to fight back against all forms of reproductive injustice.

Are you a young womxn of color who is committed to reproductive justice, looking to grow your leadership skills, and connect with other young womxn of color across the country?  Apply for the Young Womxn of Color for Reproductive Justice Collective HERE and keep checking back here for the application to join the Young Womxn of Color for Reproductive Justice Leadership Council in 2019!”

Alina
Santa Monica Community College
Alisha
St. Olaf College
Antoinette
Northern Virginia Community College
Brooklyn
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Daisy
University of California, Santa Cruz
Khayla
Norfolk State University
Mae
La Salle University
Mariah
Old Dominion University
Shante
Loyola University New Orleans
Sofia
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Tenaja
Guilford College
Victoria
University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Vix
University of Tennessee

The Future is YWOC Campaign Goals and Issue Areas:

  • Racial Justice
  • LGBTQIA Justice
  • Comprehensive Sexuality Education
  • Abortion Rights and Reproductive Freedom
  • HIV/AIDS Awareness and Ending the Epidemic
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