2017 MLK Day of Service Project: Toiletry Drive & Mural Painting
In a partnership between MOBS Move Philly and Teenagers in Charge, youth and adult volunteers packed and delivered 150 toiletry care packages to two local shelters that support teen male populations and stenciled and painted a diversity themed mural in the school cafeteria of Lindley Academy Charter.
Knowledge is Power Series: 13th Documentary Screening & Discussion
MOBS Move Philly hosted two screenings of Ava DuVernay’s documentary 13th at Mastery Charter (Shoemaker) and Mastery Charter (Gratz) this spring. After each screening teens, parents, teachers and other community members participated in small group discussions led by teens with the purpose of finding solutions to the problems of racial inequality and mass incarceration of black males addressed in the documentary.