Programs

Freedom, Inc. organizes a number of programs geared towards social justice and focusing on low income queer Black and Hmong youth.

 

Black Girls' Group
Anti-violence program that is culturally specific for Black girls.  For more info, contact:  Bianca Gomez | bgomez [at] freedom-inc.org

Books and Breakfast
A weekly program for youth of color designed to promote literacy, learning and life skills.  For more info, contact:  Bianca Gomez | bgomez [at] freedom-inc.org or Zon Moua | zmoua [at] freedom-inc.org

Black Boy Free
A program that is culturally specific for Black boys, designed to build community, practice self-love, and gain knowledge and mentorship.  For more info, contact:  Mike Davis | blackpowermike [at] gmail.com

Debra’s Love
Debra’s Love is a set of Black domestic violence programs addressing gender-based violence, focusing on Black seniors, women, and queer folks who are victims/survivors of gender-based violence.  For more info, contact: Jessica Williams | jwilliams [at] freedom-inc.org

Freemen
Freemen is a group of Southeast Asian Boys, who works to end patriarchy within their community. They develop their capacity to advocate and build shared analysis to create social change and justice, thru sharing stories, leadership/social justice trainings, theater, arts, popular education, anti-violence trainings & advocacy.  For more info, contact: Kayleb Her & Peyton Yang | kher [at] freedom-inc.org 

Freethinkers
This group is for Black young adults who are interested in educating themselves about liberation through reading and discussing relevant movement literature.  For more info, contact: M Adams | madams [at] freedom-inc.org

Khmer Women's Healing Circle
Anti-violence program that is culturally specific for Khmer women elders.  For more info, contact:  Savang Chhorm | schhorm[at]freedom-inc.org

Lotus Youth Group
This program for Cambodian youth helps educate and build healthy relationships with families and communities through dance and cultural arts.  For more info, contact: Savang Chhorm | schhorm[at]freedom-inc.org

Nkauj Hmoob 
This support group is a South East Asian girls/teens organizing program and was founded in 2004 by Chai Moua. Our mission is to build strong female leaders that can create social change, at home, in the community and in their own lives. Nkauj Hmoob's programs include political education, organizations skills, LGBTQ issues, domestic violence, outreach, and leadership development.  For more info, contact: Zon Moua | zmoua [at] freedom-inc.org

Rhythm to Freedom
Rhythm to Freedom is a multi-cultural hip hop dance group that practices resistance through dance and learning the history of Hip Hop.  For more info, contact: Kayleb Her & Peyton Yang | kher[at]freedom-inc.org

Viv Ncaus Dance Troop
Viv Ncaus was created in 2007 to help build stronger intergenerational relationships amongst female elders and girls by teaching/sharing Hmong culture, clothing, art, music, traditions & language through Hmong dance. For more info, contact: Zon Moua | zmoua [at] freedom-inc.org

Wisdom Project
Anti-violence program that is culturally specific for Hmong women elders.  For more info, contact Maiv Nyiaj Moua | mmoua [at] freedom-inc.org