Taking Action Resources from our Community Screening of “This is [Not] Who We Are”

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This is Not Who We Are film poster

Get Involved and Take Action with YWCA Boulder County


For 100 years, YWCA Boulder County has worked to eliminate racism and empower women in Boulder County and helped women and children of all ages and backgrounds thrive. We provide services such as high-quality, affordable and flexible child care; parent and caregiver education classes; and racial justice and equity programs including youth empowerment, youth and adult education, and advocacy. Our programs include:

  • Persimmon Early Learning (formerly Children’s Alley), offering affordable, high-quality child care, now with permanent contracts in our brand new classrooms
  • Reading to End Racism (RER), a K-8 program designed to eliminate racism, bullying and discrimination
  • Latina Achievement Support (LAS), a program that supports Latina high school students as they strive for academic and interpersonal success
  • Racial Justice & Equity Education trainings for organizations and community members, including our popular How to be Anti-racist Virtual Training for adults
  • STEM E3, a program helping to make future STEM careers a reality for 5th – 8th grade youth and girls of color

How to get involved:

NAACP Boulder County logo

Get Involved and Take Action with NAACP Boulder County


Founded February 12, 1909, the NAACP is the nation’s foremost, largest, and most widely recognized civil rights organization. Its more than half-million members and supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, leading grassroots campaigns for equal opportunity and conducting voter mobilization.

NAACP Boulder County Committees

Chartered in 2017, the Boulder County Branch of the NAACP works with advocates and agencies throughout the county on issues that affect our greater community. Joining a committee is a great way to share your gifts and talent, meet new people, and stand as an ally for justice and equity.

  • Civic Engagement
  • Communication
  • Criminal Justice
  • Economic Opportunity
  • Education
  • Freedom Fund Event Committee
  • Housing
  • Religious Affairs

How to get involved: