The Institute to Develop Equity, Advocacy, and Leadership is an organization that supports leadership development and aims to empower marginalized communities. We believe in equity for all and that a community centered, culturally responsive approach to civic engagement, leadership, and youth development are essential pillars to achieve social and economic justice for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC).
YES! Is our innovative approach to community power building and leadership development.
YES! Prioritizes the strengthening of vulnerable and historically oppressed communities. Youth, Economics, and Social justice are the center of our pursuit of equity and advancement for Black, Indigenous, and Communities of Color.
“The youth of today, are the leaders of tomorrow.” - Nelson Mandela