Produced by IAWA Founder, Meisha Robinson, and directed by James Williams, the documentary I Am Because We Are shares the stories of the youth living the realities of South Africa's 50% youth unemployment rate and a Black American woman inspired by their stories that starts an organization to give youth more than a fighting chance to succeed.

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I Am Because We Are is touring the United States. See listing of cities and dates below so you can be sure not to miss it.

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Chicago, IL

1 December 2018

Oak Park Public Library

834 Lake St, Oak Park, IL

2:30pm CST

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chicago, il

4 December 2018

Chicago Urban League

4510 S Michigan Ave

6:00pm CST

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Dallas, TX

12 January 2019

The Study USA

801 W. Irving Blvd 

11:00am CST

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Chesapeake, va

19 January 2019

Body of Christ Community Church

4800 Station House Road

11:00AM-2:00PM EST

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New Orleans, LA

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Atlanta, ga

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New York, NY

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Seattle, WA

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los angeles, ca

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Philadelphia, PA

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San francisco, CA

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charlotte, nc

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