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Alondra Aragon

Program Associate and Co-lead of Communications and Social Media Teams

Alondra is a mother, a community organizer, land steward, youth advocate and plant medicine promoter. Born and raised in Ohlone Ramaytush territory, she has dedicated the past decade to working in the environmental and youth justice sectors. She is also the first full-time staff employee with I Am Why. Alondra is passionately rooted in creating healing and thriving regenerative pathways in the community for youth and all our relations by dismantling systems of oppression.

Reclaiming My Lens 

Reclaiming My Lens 

Imagine curating an art show with your homegirl—showing artwork that captures our collective struggles while recognizing our shared hope in the community that watered our growth. Well, that's what my comrade Xochtil Larios and I learned how to do when we curated the...

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