Tag: community organizing

Okapi Tale

Five Things About Ava Andrews

Harlem Grown

Lift as You Climb: The Story of Ella Baker

Antiracist Baby

Girls Resist! A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution

Sofia Valdez, Future Prez

Written by: Andrea Beaty Illustrated by: David Roberts For ages: 4-8 years Language: English, minor Spanish.  Topics Covered: Community Action, Environmentalism, Girls Outdoors, Creativity, Feminism, Girls in Leadership, Latinx, Activism.  Summary:  Sofia Valdez loves her community, and she especially loves helping her community be better.  When her Abuelo injures his… Continue Reading “Sofia Valdez, Future Prez”

Pies From Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott

Written by: Dee Romito Illustrated by: Laura Freeman For ages: 5-9 years Language: English Topics Covered: Modern Black Freedom Struggle, Segregation, Historical Figures, Historical Narratives, POC-Centric Narratives, Black Culture & Identity, Activism, Community Organizing.  Summary: Georgia Gilmore is both a mother of 6 and a cook at a lunch counter… Continue Reading “Pies From Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott”

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