FOR GIRLS ONLY
Change is Reel is for a program for Black and Brown girls between 13 and 18 years old who live in Detroit, Hamtramck, and Highland Park. Our Girls Only page is a joyful and healing safe space for Black and Brown girls to stay connected, learn about resources, and gain tools to empower them during this powerful moment in history.
Application Coming Soon!
HIGHER GROUND SERIES
Our Change is Reel program will host live stream sessions to connect with Black and Brown middle school and high school students in Detroit, Highland Park, and Hamtramck. Participants will have exclusive access to independent films by or about Black and Brown girls and women, watch parties, film masterclasses, obtain free self-love sessions, and more.
Keeping Your Heart and Mind Open
Adela Nieves Martinez
Healer - Doula - Mama
Let's come together to learn practices for stress, anxiety and self-care. Join Adela Nieves Martinez in learning simple tools that you can use in your daily life, and can be shared with your friends, family and communities.
Virtual Workout with Imari Alaji
Personal Fitness Trainer
She is passionate about helping people transform their lives. She is providing a custom workout session for Change is Reel participants to help build healthy habits. She is a virtual trainer. The best part of working out from home is obtaining the same wonderful results as if you were at the gym!
Meditation with Toni Blackman
Artist - Educator - Cultural Ambassador
Toni's Mindfulness Music and Hip Hop Meditation grew out of her contemplative practices, visualization exercises, and a commitment to her own emotional well-being. A powerful presenter and performer, Toni has coached and mentored hundreds of artists, social entrepreneurs, and creative professionals to greatness.
RESILIENT LOVE CARE PACKAGE
Thriving Through COVID-19
Detroit is resilient. Our greatest asset is the community. We support each other. We remind each other of our strength and courage through creativity and love. Detroit Women of Color, Inc. will send care packages during this pandemic to Black and Brown girls throughout Metro Detroit.
Our Change is Reel program will host live stream sessions and exclusive access to independent films by or about Black and Brown girls and women, watch parties, masterclasses on filmmaking, and using digital storytelling to envision a better future.
THRIVING THROUGH COVID
REDUCE YOUR RISK OF COVID 19 INFECTION
Our Change is Reel program will host live stream sessions and exclusive access to independent films by or about Black and Brown girls and women, watch parties, film masterclasses featuring local and national women of color in the film industry, gain access to local resources, obtain free self-love sessions, and more.
Caring for myself is not self-indulgence
It is self-preservation,
and that is an act of political warfare.
A Burst of Light" and Other Essays
Our toolkit provides information about critical resources in our community to help you.