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Grants Manager

Position: Grants Manager Supervisor: Managing Director Hours Per Week: 32 hrs/week (with full benefits package) Organization Description: Youth Speaks is a leading nonprofit presenter of spoken word education, youth development and presentation programs in the country.  Youth Speaks is based in San Francisco, CA, and provides innovative programming throughout the Bay Area, California, and the country.  Youth Speaks helped

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Tree City Legends

Date: February 16-March 3 | Thurs.-Sat. | 8:00pm | $20-$25 Ticket Link: Location: 925 Mission St., #109, San Francisco, CA 94103 Intersection for the Arts presents TREE CITY LEGENDS: the world premiere of a new performance by emerging playwright/musician Dennis Kim, directed by Marc Bamuthi Joseph, and the third installment of Intersection for the Arts’ and Resident

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making a whole from fragment

My Silence Lives…

My silence has not protected me. Your silence will not protect you. But for every real word spoken, for every attempt I ever made to speak those truths for which I am still seeking, I had made contact… – Audre Lorde


And I Survive Like This…

January 25, 2012. Youth Speaks Center. Poet Mentor: Isa Nakazawa. Today we wrote about the wars we fight everyday. There is power in both naming the struggles we encounter and imagining strategies for survival. Before we approached the page, we opened up a collective dialogue about our fears and dreams; the forces against us and

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