Kibibi Blount-Dorn is a co-director at The James and Grace Lee Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership, an organization that is committed to promoting community leadership and advancing social justice. Kibibi is a seasoned activist, community organizer, and educator who has dedicated her life to empowering communities and advocating for social change. Her passion for social justice has driven her to work tirelessly to build bridges between communities and create a better world for all.
Kibibi Blount-Dorn has been an active participant in social justice movements for over two decades. She has worked in various roles as an organizer, educator, and strategist, focusing on issues such as racial justice, economic justice, and environmental justice. As co-director at The James and Grace Lee Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership, Kibibi has continued to champion these causes, working closely with communities to create sustainable and equitable solutions.
One of Kibibi’s primary areas of focus has been environmental justice. She has been actively involved in efforts to address environmental racism, particularly in low-income communities and communities of color. Kibibi believes that everyone has the right to a clean and healthy environment, regardless of their race or socioeconomic status. Through her work at The James and Grace Lee Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership, Kibibi has been able to create awareness about environmental justice issues and work towards creating a more equitable and sustainable future.
In addition to her work on environmental justice, Kibibi has also been a vocal advocate for racial justice. She believes that systemic racism is a pervasive issue that must be addressed through community-driven solutions. Kibibi has worked to create spaces where people can come together to have meaningful conversations about race and racism, with the goal of creating a more inclusive and equitable society.
Kibibi’s work has not gone unnoticed, and she has been recognized for her contributions to social justice in various ways. In 2021, she was awarded the Detroit Mercy Mission Leadership Award, which recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the community. She has also been featured in various publications, including the Detroit Free Press and the Metro Times.
Kibibi Blount-Dorn’s commitment to social justice has made a significant impact on the lives of countless individuals. Through her work at The James and Grace Lee Boggs Center to Nurture Community Leadership, Kibibi has been able to create sustainable and equitable solutions to some of the most pressing issues facing communities today. Her dedication, passion, and unwavering commitment to creating a better world for all is an inspiration to us all.
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