2021 ACTIVATE INNOVATORS: PROJECT SPOTLIGHT

Over the past several months, the 2021 cohort has been developing projects aimed at building a more diverse, inclusive creative workforce across the LA Region.

Check out some of the participants projects below and use these links to support their work!

MAISHA AZADI

CIVICALLY SPEAKING is the production of age appropriate, short form digital video content targeted to develop a young audience's ability to think critically and take civic action on the issues of racial injustices in their local communities.  

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PAT LOEB

THE UNSEEN WORKFORCE introduces junior high and high school students to a wealth of lesser-known but essential and well-paid opportunities in the entertainment industry.

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LABKHAND (LABBIE) MANESH

BI-LINGERING represents that in-between space where one belongs to two (or more) languages and cultures. It investigates the way memories and trauma express themselves differently in one’s native language vs a second language.

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STEPHANIE MONTE

BOYLE HEIGHTS ARTS CONSERVATORY's youth apprenticeship program would invest in young journalists, create jobs and allow marginalized communities the opportunity to tell stories in their own words. 

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