This virtual episode of our Youth Series Summit, we talk to 17 year old Bianca Jortner, the founder of Youth Promise, and her colleagues, students Khushi Yadav, Sanjana Ponnapalli and Savana Jiang. These students talk about paying it forward and how they came together during last years lock down to volunteer in helping other students with their online studies.

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This month’s virtual Youth Series Summit, activists Ana A. Kohout, Daphne Frias, and Katie Walker chat with Karina Givargisoff, and Mission’s team member Genevieve Kyle, about ableism, the myths surrounding disabilities, and the future of accessibility. 

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In this episode of our virtual Youth Series Summit, Mission’s Editor-in-Chief Karina Givargisoff speaks to a group of activists and creatives on the most pressing issues facing LGBTQIA+ youth today. The conversation touches on intergenerational solidarity, environmental justice and the crucial link between community and activism.

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In the latest episode of our virtual Youth Series Summit, Mission’s Editor-in-Chief Karina Givargisoff speaks to a group of young activists on the place of intersectionality in today’s social justice movements. The conversation touches on everything from how environmental activism often leaves out communities of color, to the importance of highlighting LGBTQ+ issues in the Black Lives Matter movement.  

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This month’s edition of Mission’s Youth Series Summit sees young activists and organizers in the political sphere discuss the upcoming election, from the issues on the ballot, to the threats facing democracy, to their personal anecdotes and insights they garnered working in the field.

Mission is thrilled to announce the latest iteration of our ongoing projects with the youth of today, a virtual youth summit led by the beacons of the future versed in modern solutions to climate change, politics, and education. Episode 1 sees the hosts of the summit come together to discuss their passions and thoughts on the changing world, from surviving and striving amidst a pandemic, to the importance of both voting and protesting when expressing one’s voice.