WORKSHOPS

WORKSHOPS

Story Shifters runs community-centered free youth programming. At any one time there could be 1-3 projects going on. Below are past and current projects. If you are interested in volunteer opportunities or being a host site for a project please send us a request!

PAST WORKSHOPS

PROJECTS

Cross-Cultural

March 23, 2019

Jalen Rose Leadership Academy

A workshop for high school students to explore how to use literature and arts for personal discovery. Adelia led a dialogue for the young women to discuss media's influence on self-esteem and identity development followed by a collective poetry writing activity. 

Young Black Women's Expo

March 23, 2019

Jalen Rose Leadership Academy

A workshop for high school students to explore how to use literature and arts for personal discovery. Adelia led a dialogue for the young women to discuss media's influence on self-esteem and identity development followed by a collective poetry writing activity. 

Warren E. Bow Elementary

April 12, Story Shifting Workshop

An in-class workshop for 3rd and 4th grade students to learn about South Africa and how its history relates to the history of the United States. The students then read an empowering story together that led to the sharing their own stories through a poetry worksheet and creating self-portraits. 

Project Community Lecture

November 27, 2018

University of Michigan

This lecture was a panel where Adelia shared her service experiences and answered students questions about respectfully entering and exiting communities, collaboration, and service-learning. 

LITTLEFIELD HOMESCHOOL, 

DETROIT, MI

A weekly reading club where a mobile library is brought in for story play activities for a group of 8 learners ages 3-14 years old

ZONNEBLOEM PROJECT SUNFLOWER LEARNING CENTER

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA

A reading and writing intervention program that worked with learners to develop their fluency, comprehension, confidence, global mindset, and love for reading through the the use of culturally relevant text.

YES SHE CAN!
GUGU S'THEBE 
LANGA,
SOUTH AFRICA

A five day girls empowerment camp focused on understanding identity, wisdom, purpose, resilience, and self-care through dialogue, activities, and presentations.

PAST PROGRAMS

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