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.

View the Trailer

View the Documentary

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.


NEW orleans, LA

23 May 2019

Amistad Research Center

Tilton Memorial Hall, Tulane University

6823 St. Charles Ave

6:00pm CST