Muslim Teen Gamechangers Network
Date(s) - 06/19/2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
MCC East Bay
CAIR-SFBA & MCC East Bay
For Bay Area Muslim high schoolers, this 10-week interactive summer social justice training program hosted at MCC East Bay in Pleasanton equips teens with tools to critically understand their world, effectively challenge injustice & build legacies of positive change in our communities. Hosted at MCC, lunch is included weekly in this empowerment training grounded in a positive Islamic worldview.
Watch session recordings at mcceastbay.org/mgn
- Sunday, June 5, 2022: Welcome, The Politics of Personhood & Exploring Identity
- Sunday, June 12, 2022: Power: Stereotypes & Knowledge
- Sunday, June 19, 2022: Know History, Know Self
- Sunday, June 26, 2022: Berkeley South Asian Radical History Walking Tour (Off-site field trip)
- Sunday, July 3, 2022: Engaging Local Government
- Sunday, July 10, 2022: No session (Eid al-Adha holiday break)
- Sunday, July 17, 2022: Social Movements & Community Organizing
- Sunday, July 24, 2022: Capitalism & Consumerism
- Sunday, July 31, 2022: Community Organizing Plan Presentation
- Sunday, August 7, 2022: Graduation
MGN is a social justice training program for Muslim high school students that equips participants with the tools to critically understand their world, effectively challenge injustice, and build legacies of positive change in their communities. The program consists of weekly interactive sessions centered on themes of identity, history, social responsibility, and organizing tools, all grounded in an Islamic worldview.
The standard fee to become a member of the Muslim Gamechangers Network is $50, and payment must be received by the first day of the program to complete your registration. The MGN Membership fee helps us sustain this comprehensive empowerment project for our youth, including the cost of materials, staff time, and field trips.
The deadline to apply is on Sunday, May 29, 2022.
To register for this event, please click here!