“ The idea of real-world change is the most important factor overlooked by critics of social media. The goal of cause-related social media is not to limit awareness to the online world but to use the platform as a tool to reach the masses.”
Naomi Hirabayashi, Memo to Our Parents: We Do Care
Goal of project is to “paint a comprehensive and diverse picture of what millennial activists think, look like, and how they function.”
What does social action look like? Write a letter. Hold a food drive. Sign a petition. Donate to a charity. Tutor a student. Organize a poster campaign.
What could social action look like? Write a blog post . Promote a food drive on Facebook. Sign a petition online . Donate to a charity via a ChipIn widget. Tutor a student through DoSomething.org . Organize a YouTube PSA campaign.