FLCRC’s first Social Justice Teen Talk took place on Friday, June 26, 2020, during our Summer Enrichment Camp. Our guest speakers, Major Harper, Shakiri Murrain and Shawn Davis shared about their diverse experiences as African-American males.
Our Y.A.L.E. leaders met on June 11th to continue the #StoptheSilenceAgainstRacism conversation. Students shared their understanding of what Social Justice is and discussed actions they would like to take to change the current situation.
Dear Friends, FLCRC is deeply saddened by the senseless deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and many others. During a recent poignant conversation, our Y.A.L.E. students used the following words to express how they are currently feeling: “Depressed. Overwhelmed. Anxious. Frustrated. Confused. Motivated.” Let’s keep the conversation going. In the words of Dr. Martin Luther