Shake the System: Leading Change in Your Community – AM Session

Room 118

Youth have long been right at the forefront in creating a better and more just society. Through presentation and hands-on activities, students will get a basic introduction to making change through policy, government, and community organizing. They will gain the knowledge and tools to lead the way in making change in their communities and in our nation.


1) Understand the basic structure of how government works
2) Get acquainted with the history and current landscape of community organizing in RI and nationally
3) Gain the tools to understand what you’re passionate about in your community and get involved
4) Become empowered to lead the charge and be the face of current and future movements

Advocacy Civic Engagement Enrichment Lifestyle Youth Development