Applications are currently closed. Check back in the summer to apply for the 2023-2024 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.

Monthly meetings

November 4, 2022, 5-7pm

December 2, 2022, 5-7pm

January 13, 2022, 5-7pm

February 3, 2022, 5-7pm

March 3, 2022, 5-7pm

April 2022 – Tea & Tulips Field Trip Date x Time TBD

May 5, 2022, 5-7pm

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, girls, trans, non-binary, or gender expansive