Who stands to benefit from a Green New Deal? What's at stake? Join us at this Town Hall to hear leaders in our community discuss how a Green New Deal could be the biggest opportunity of our lifetime to organize for the future we need, and what that looks like for us.
Join us on Saturday May 4th from 2-8pm at Que 4 Radio for a day of community! There will be local vendors/ small businesses, musicians, workshops, food and more! Essentially a fun time for everyone while supporting local Chicago small businesses and artists!
Join us after the Denver Youth Climate Strike for our Open Mic Party. We want to make sure our peers have a safe place to go after the Strike so we can socialize with one another, EAT, and share our talents and stories. Did we mention there will be FREE FOOD?! We'll be at the Althea Center from 1-4PM on Friday March 15th, just west of the Colorado State Capital.
Denver's demands: On March 15th, 2019, Denver will join the international movement and strike to show the climate crisis is the most important issue humanity faces. Strikes will be taking place all across America along with over 40 countries across the globe! If you care about the future of our planet please join us!
We are looking for youth to get involved with our community in Denver and also provide opportunity to travel to other communities. If you or a young person you know is interested join us on January 25th at 6PM for free food, musical performances or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come chill with the IIYC SoCal Chapter on Tuesday, December 18th from 7-9PM!
IIYC SoDak are getting youth out and voting on Nov 3rd!
The IIYC and Earth Guardians are teaming up to host the first ever FRESH Function. A hip-hop cypher.
Performances by local hip-hop artists
Live art showcasing non-violent direct action
Live breakdancing by Streetside Dance Troop
Open mic, spoken word & cypher battles
Chicago Chapter Community Organizer, Mereya Lachel Goetzinger-Blanco is speaking on the panel, Diversity, Inclusion, & Their Value Within Our Communities. This panel focuses on intersecting Chicago communities that face displacement on a broad scale.
The International Indigenous Youth Council - Chicago Chapter (IIYC) will be hosting a river walk and clean up on Sunday, July 15th. Moving from the heart essence of Standing Rock, we believe in taking direct action and responsibility for our waterways.
Join the IIYC Denver Chapter for our Summer Kick Back at HEAL Denver. Free food, swag, STD screenings and direct action workshop! Open to youth and young adult mentors ages 10-29.
Únase al Capítulo de IIYC Denver para nuestro Summer Kick Back en HEAL Denver. ¡Comida gratis, botín, exámenes de enfermedades de transmisión sexual y taller de acción directa! Abierto a mentores de jóvenes y adultos jóvenes de 10 a 29 años.
The IIYC has been awarded the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award for our work around environmental conservation issues, including preservation of water supplies near some of the poorest reservations in America. The award ceremony is open to the public and we welcome our community to join us in Washington DC to celebrate this achievement.
Semillas y Raices needs your support to get their summer programs going and have some fun with the community as well! There will be food and drinks (donation based), raffles, music, and a surprise performance.
International Indigenous Youth Council - Chicago Chapter has been working with Semillas y Raices on their up and coming garden space.
Come share some food and learn about Semillas y Raices and their upcoming workshops!
The IIYC is collaborating with the AWAKE (producers of Awake the Film), to train youth in media development and production from a non-violent direct action (NVDA) point-of-view. Elements of the training include, planning & storyboarding, camera & drone operation, storytelling, public speaking and editing.
IIYC Council Members and Seeding Sovereignty Youth Coordinators, Lauren TwoBraids Howland and Andreanne Catt, are hosting their next webinar on combatting depression and anxiety.
The IIYC is recruiting youth under the age of 30 to join the IIYC Denver Chapter. IIYC Denver is holding a community meeting to meet youth interested in joining the IIYC and to discuss the ways Denver youth would like to see the IIYC engage with the Denver community.
In the midst of so much imbalance around us, we, The International Indigenous Youth Council (IIYC) Texas chapter, present a Indigenous People’s Community Day.
We invite community members from Austin, San Antonio, San Marcos, and surrounding areas to join us as we celebrate and honor indigenous cultures.
We will have Mexica Danza prayer from two Kapullis in Texas, and are honored to have Tata Rafael Jesús González and Gerardo Omar Marín lead a performance and workshop.
In the midst of so much political, social and environmental chaos the International Indigenous Youth Council (IIYC) presents:
Indigenous People’s Day Celebration
A Celebration of Art as a Form of Resistance.
This is an interactive event that is filled with indigenous art, song, dance and workshops to share the beauty of indigenous cultures from around the world. Held across multiple cities we want to send the message that we are here, we are indigenous, and we are connected.
There will be free food and live music at this event. There will also be workshops on indigenous drums, herbal tinctures and teas, and screen printing for resistance art.
Join us in celebrating Indigenous culture + existence through family-friendly workshops, music, FOOD & more!
This is a womxn led event, we will be honoring the Missing & Murdered Indigenous women worldwide.