group-in-greenThe Afrikan Black Coalition (ABC) is a youth-based collective of 16 Black Student Unions across the University of California and California State University systems. Additionally, the work of ABC is maintained by a team of more than 25 volunteer staff members. With a mission to bring about the liberation of all Afrikan people, ABC is organizing the intellectual and economic resources of the Black Community to cultivate Black consciousness, build community leadership, and work to transform the quality of Black lives, both on and off campus.

In this past year . . .

300
Trained Black student leaders
26
Hours of training to each student
15
Original leadership trainings developed
7
CSU campuses inducted
25000000
divested from private prisons from University of California system
5
campuses spearheaded Black Student Demand Campaigns to counteract the atrocious retention rate of Black Students at the CSU and UC level
1500000
gained in Black Student Support Services from Black Student Demand Campaigns
40000
website and social media reach
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– Launched, within the Black Community Programs Division, an after school program at a West Oakland continuation school.

– Host the largest Black Student Conference in the State of California, our annual Afrikan Black Coalition Conference

– Supported a bill to collect stop data by police departments across CA, which was successfully signed into law by governor Jerry Brown

And this is only the beginning. To support us in future efforts, donate here!

 

Nyehla Irsheidis

Nyehla Irsheidis

California State University, Los Angeles

Nyehla Irsheidis a rising senior studying Public Health and double minoring in Gender Studies and Pan-African Studies at California State University, Los Angeles

Manar Harran

Manar Harran

University of California, Merced

Manar Harran is currently in her second year at the University of California, Merced studying Management and Business Economics.

Ishmail Muhammad

Ishmail Muhammad

California State University, San Francisco

Ishmail Muhammad is a Political Science major and Communications minor currently in his fourth year at California State University, San Francisco.

Paris Tate

Paris Tate

California State University, Long Beach

Paris Tate is a Psychology major currently in his fourth year at California State University, Long Beach.