Founded in 1999, Check Your Head (CYH) is a youth-driven non-profit organization. We recently embarked on internal efforts to assess our relevancy and impact as an organization, and so we are in the midst of exciting and necessary transformations. We …
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written by Morgan Switzer-Rodney
So many changes have happened over the summer, and we want to first thank everyone who has supported us during this pivotal transition phase. Check Your Head (CYH) has made internal transformations, re-envisioning and re-structuring our …
June 30, 2020
قل الحق ولو كان مراً
speak the truth even if it’s bitter
-hadith, Prophet Muhammad (SAW)
I embarked on a formalized non-profit leadership role when, at the end of August 2019, I became the Executive Director …
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UPDATE: Unfortunately due to extenuating circumstances this event will be postponed until further notice. We’ll hopefully be back with the same event in the late spring. Bannock, Bakes, and many other breads are often considered “struggle …
Fill out this form to apply to join our Youth Peer Facilitator Team (February – October 2020)!
Deadline to apply is Friday, January 31st, 2020 at 12:00pm.
Do you believe in education as a vehicle for change? So do we! …
What if our economy could be nurturing, non-exploitative, sustainable, and decolonial? Join us in visioning how to smash capitalism, learn about about alternative economies, and find your place in it all.
This free 8-session series welcomes youth ages 15 – …
The Check Your Head Board of Directors is thrilled to welcome Maisaloon Al-Ashkar as our new Executive Director! Maisaloon brings a wealth of experience in youth engagement and grassroots organizing. We are delighted to have her on the staff team …
Type of Position: Volunteer Position* – approximately 3 month commitment, with possibility of extension, 7-10 hours/week (flexible)
Start and End Date: Flexible Start Date – …