DSI Reflecting on Summer 2022’s Community Design for Leaders Course


Mickey Ferrara is a community organizer and youth worker turned disruptive designer. She began organizing at the age of 14 in NYC and continues to imagine liberation and work towards abolition as a daily practice and commitment.
She is co-founder of The Homegirl Box – a gift box inspired by visionary women and a worker-owner at The Rebellious Root Collective – a feminist multiracial collective committed to planting new seeds for gender and racial justice.
You can find her designing graphics for the revolution and rocking big earrings in Brooklyn, NY.

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