Living Democracy

Living Democracy 2021

June 3, 2021
Camden youth mentoring program begins
Camden youth mentoring program begins

Lauren Landers, Living Democracy in Camden, held her first mentoring session with a group of girls this week.

By Lauren Landers
May 24, 2021
"Revolution of Joy" arrives in Camden
"Revolution of Joy" arrives in Camden

The walls of Camden, Alabama, got a lot brighter as citizens came together to add a new treasure to the historic downtown on Mother’s Day weekend.

By Lauren Landers
August 5, 2020
Group hopes 'getting to know each other' can help ease racial divides
Group hopes 'getting to know each other' can help ease racial divides

Invited Wilcox County community members gathered on Thursday, July 9, to discuss their experiences with systemic racism and prejudice. 

By Amy Clark
July 22, 2020
BAMA Kid stays involved as adult leader
BAMA Kid stays involved as adult leader

Samantha Gomez moved to Wilcox County from Queens, New York, when she was only two weeks old. She grew up in Alabama’s Black Belt and works today in programs focused on youth development and eliminating inequalities rooted in socioeconomic disparities.

By Amy Clark
July 2, 2020
Outdoor sports reel in new fans, economic benefits
Outdoor sports reel in new fans, economic benefits

The outdoor sports industry in Alabama’s Black Belt continues to flourish as more and more Alabamians head outdoors during the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Amy Clark


Last Updated: August 04, 2021