GLIDE Emerging Leader: Coty Lovelady

Get to know Coty Lovelady in this installment of GLIDE’s Emerging Leaders Internship profiles!

School & Major: Birmingham-Southern College, Religion (Major), Art (Minor)

What brought you to GLIDE? My college’s Hess Fellow program. I was interested in a faith-based, diverse, and inclusive organization.

What do you hope to contribute/learn during your time at GLIDE? I hope to bring with me a love for stories. I hope to gain an understanding of how GLIDE’s clients tell their stories through a visual exploration of the self and environment.

Which of GLIDE’s Core Values resonates with you most and why? Truth Telling. It is our collective narrative that reminds us of our humanity and allows us to love. Without stories we have no history, no spirituality, no humanity.

I wish …poverty was understood as a national issue, dealt with the entire society.

I hope …I make a difference in someone’s life this summer.

I am grateful… for GLIDE, the Tenderloin, and the storytellers in this community.

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

GLIDE Instagram
"To be bad is to be bold, to speak your truth, be yourself fiercely, and move from backstage to center stage." — Janice Mirikitani
.
All are welcome to join Jan, Rev. Jay & the GLIDE community TOMORROW for the Women's March in San Francisco! Let's do this! #WomensMarch2018 #Resist #TogetherWeRise #PowerToThePolls #WomenOfGLIDE #1YearSinceWomensMarch @womensmarchbayarea @womensmarch @womensmarchglobal @edenchanstreetscooper @ndeyaloves @femiisoke @ciispubprograms @theonj3 @angelabrown17 @babs_lin @swunning1218 @andthelma @joselynmarie1 @gechibelle @ggundry Thanks to everyone who stopped by last night to make signs for this Saturday's @womensmarch in San Francisco! Meet us at 10:30 am at GLIDE this Saturday! @womensmarchbayarea #womensmarch #hearourvoice #powertothepolls Thanks to everyone who joined GLIDE at the #mlkjrday March on Monday! This Saturday we will be pounding the pavement again with the #WomensMarch. Hope to see you there! GLIDE will be marching at the 2018 Women's March in San Francisco! We would love for you to join us in demanding equal rights, opportunities and representation for women! See the flyer above for details about times, transportation & options for folks with limited mobility.
.
Tomorrow (Wednesday) evening, we will host a sign-making event in anticipation of the march. All are welcome to join the the preparations! @womensmarchbayarea @womensmarch @angelabrown17 @feliciahorowitz @butterscotchmusic @vbozeman @goapele @judithgloryhill @edenchanstreetscooper @msmichellearce @leahtysse @tenderloinmuseum @tndcsf @zendesk @kathysittnick

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 24,235 other followers

%d bloggers like this: