Seeks to help urban girls of color identify and critically examine the cultural, environmental, and media messages that influence their development. Ultimately, this helps them learn how to navigate beyond those messages to make positive, life-affirming choices. The Girls Like Me project provides the tools that empower participants to master trans-media to A.) Set expectations for personal excellence B.) Transform their community through advocacy; and C.) Cultivate a global connection to their peers.
Founded and facilitated by La’Keisha Gray-Sewell
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