TRUTHSGIVING 2020 Awards

poster: Keosha Love

On October 10, 2020, AGYU collaborated with Our Women’s Voices, KTV Media, and Jayda Marley on Truthsgiving 2020: A free virtual festival to reimagine and redefine Thanksgiving.

After this successful event, we wanted to keep the momentum going and continue to give thanks to BIPOC communities. In November 2020, we gave away 100 President’s Choice gift cards to folks who identify as Black, Indigenous, or Persons of Colour for simply existing, creating, and shining in their truth. People could nominate themselves or someone whom they’d like to give thanks to. Whether it’s a loved one, a friend, a stranger, or a family member, this award intends to give back. To qualify, the recipient must simply identify as BIPOC.

Thank you for the incredible support we received during Truthsgiving. We hope to continue holding spaces for our diverse communities and are committed to providing valuable resources.

Applications were accepted through the end of November, 2020.

See also

Truthsgiving 2021

Truthsgiving 2021
virtual festival
17 Oct 2021

Event Photographs

Event Photographs
Truthsgiving
10 Oct 2020

Truthsgivings Awards

Truthsgivings Awards
Community support
Nov 2020

Truthsgiving Workshop: Abdifatah Hussein

Truthsgiving Workshop: Abdifatah Hussein
Abdifatah Hussein Workshop
10 Oct 2020

Truthsgiving Workshop: Sincerely Shyy

Truthsgiving Workshop: Sincerely Shyy
Sincerely Shyy Workshop
10 Oct 2020

Truthsgiving Showcase

Truthsgiving Showcase
Performance Showcase
10 Oct 2020

Truthsgiving 2020

Truthsgiving 2020
virtual festival
10 Oct 2020

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