In a recent event our youth speaker was late. On impulse I passed the megaphone to a fifteen year old girl standing beside me. She spoke from the heart and was eloquent and clear and was very effective. Later I found she was afraid of public speaking and that she and her family were surprised by what she did. We all realized that when we are put to the test we can do what we don’t think we can if it touches us deeply and affects our future.
Learning from each other
These stories, shared by members of the Future Ground Network, provide insight into organizing experiences within and outside the network. These shared anecdotes are helping us start to understand impact from the perspective of network members.
These stories were shared during the Spring and Summer of 2021.