Applications are currently open! Click here to apply for the 2022-2023 school year.

This program was created by Black folks, for Black folks in order to facilitate community and connection. This is a creative, healing, and intergenerational space to be your authentic self with other Black girls and gender expansive youth. Expect to attend 1-2 meetings per month in either your one-on-one mentorship pairing or with the larger BGM group. This program runs from October 2022 to May 2023.

First Friday of every month, October-June (with the exception of October which will be on the second Friday), time TBD.
Location: The Y-WE Building
(5623 Rainier Ave S, Seattle, WA 98118)

In addition: One meeting per month with your one-on-one mentor. Location TBD.

Facilitated by Aisha Al-Amin.

Previous Black Affinity Spaces at Y-WE:

BGM Tea & Tulips Outing
Black Girls Matter Day of Wellness
Juneteenth Blackout Healing
Rest and Restore: Meditation Series
Blackout Healing at the CHOP

Join Y-WE and invest in a better future for young women*
*those who identify as women or girls or who were assigned female at birth