Bay Area Solidarity Summer 2020

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The 10th annual Bay Area Solidarity Summer is now accepting applications. (Deadline: March 1)

Bay Area Solidarity Summer (BASS) is a 5-day political action camp to cultivate South Asian American activists, ages 18–24. It runs from Thursday, July 30 to Monday, August 3, 2020.

BASS will strengthen your skills as an organizer working for a just, equitable, and sustainable world:

  • learn concrete skills for creating real-world change
  • sharpen your analysis of race, gender, and power
  • explore the 100+ year history of South Asian activism in the U.S.
  • connect with a multi-generational community of peers and mentors

The training is low-cost or free, and includes housing, food, classes, and access to mentors.

Applications close on March 1, 2020.

Curious? Get all the details and see the applications form at

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